Cathedral Cove, Coromandel

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Introduction

Discover the beautiful sandy beach at Cathedral Cove with its natural rock arch, or enjoy spectacular views from headland pā.

Highlights

Whanganui A Hei (Cathedral Cove) Marine Reserve – see sandy flats, reefs, boulder and many different sea creatures and plants that live there. Take a walk along the coast to see the very popular Hahei and Cathedral Cove. 

Te Pare Historic Reserve – at the southern end of Hahei Beach this reserve has the remains of two prominent Ngati Hei pa sites.

Place overview

Activities

  • Diving and snorkelling
  • Swimming
  • Walking and tramping

Brochures

The Coromandel recreation brochure will be available in late 2018. 

In this section

Find things to do and places to stay Hahei area

About this place

Getting there

Turn off SH25 at Whenuakite, onto Hot Water Beach Rd. Veer left onto Link Rd, then turn right onto Hot Water Beach Rd.

Contacts

Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 7 867 9080
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
Address:   995C Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Postal Address:   PO Box 343
Thames 3540
Hauraki Office
Phone:   +64 7 867 9180
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   thames@doc.govt.nz
Address:   3/366 Ngati Maru Highway (SH25)
Thames 3500
Postal Address:   PO Box 343
Thames 3540
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