Find out about changes that might affect the safety or enjoyment of your trip into conservation areas in the Coromandel.

Fire ban on public conservation land in Coromandel 

There is a fire ban on fires in the open on public conservation land in the Coromandel. Campfires or fires in the backcountry are banned. 

Fires in approved fireplaces inside huts are still permitted. 

For your safety, every effort has been made to ensure this information is correct. However you should contact the local DOC visitor centre or office for the latest updates.

Changes to weather will affect conditions in the backcountry. Always check the latest weather report before you venture out and be prepared to change your plans if conditions are unfavourable. 

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