Coromandel Peninsula news. Top stories, business, entertainment, national, health, politics, science and technology, and sports news from Coromandel Peninsula on 17 August 2017.

Coromandel Peninsula News
Petition filed against Karangahake gold
Members of Coromandel Watchdog, the Karangahake community and Hauraki iwi have delivered the petition to parliament calling for all conservation land in the Coromandel Peninsula to be protected from mining. The petition was sparked by prospecting by ...

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 9 Aug 2017 
What's on in the Coromandel ?
Unprecedented demand for George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Alanis Morissette and Colin Hay of Men At Work fame. All 15,000 tickets for next year's Taupo Summer Concert have sold out in record time after Greenstone Entertainment announced the ...

 11 Aug 2017 

Newstalk ZB
Men rescued from sinking yacht off Coromandel
Newstalk ZB
Two men have been rescued from a sinking yacht off the top of the Coromandel Peninsula. Coastguard got a call from the men at 6.30 last night, saying the hull of the 8.5 metre vessel was cracked. Duty officer Tony Winyard said they'd been sailing ...

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 5 Aug 2017 
Beach, bach, beauty in the Coromandel
New Zealand Herald
A couple of weeks before our weekend in Hahei, we made the mistake of talking about Hot Water Beach with our nearly-4-year-old, and from that point on, all she could talk about when we mentioned the trip was "digging a hole in the beach". We tried to ...

 23 Jul 2017 

Landslide closes Coromandel road
New Zealand Herald
Police say the Kopu-Hikuai Road, a major thoroughfare for holiday makers travelling to many popular holiday spots on the Coromandel Peninsula, is closed in both directions. The landslide, which is approximately 50 metres wide and blocking both lanes, ...
Video: Rocks barrel down hill as slip on Coromandel highway continues to moveTVNZ
SH25A, Coromandel Peninsula, closed following (press release)
Coromandel highway remains closedSunLive
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 23 Jul 2017 
Public meeting arranged over Coromandel's State Highway (press release)
The meeting has the support from our Council, the Colville-Coromandel Community Board and the communities of the upper-Coromandel Peninsula and will be held Monday 31 July, 5.30pm at the Coromandel Town Citizen's Hall on Kapanga Rd.

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 27 Jul 2017 
Come and support The Coromandel at the Auckland Food Show
Voxy (blog)
This week Coromandel food producers will be exhibiting their wares at the Auckland Food Show under our Council's Coromandel Food Collective banner. Three producers come from the Mercury Bay area. They are 309 Honey, Castle Rock Café (homemade ...

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 25 Jul 2017 

Waikato Times
Visitors to Coromandel Peninsula reach 500000
Waikato Times
Nearly half a million people visited the Coromandel over the Christmas-New Years period, a study shows. According to Thames Coromandel District Council's latest peak population study, 498,000 unique individual visitors were identified in the district ...

 18 Jul 2017 
Sea rescue: Hamilton teens rescued after falling from kayaks off Whangamata
New Zealand Herald
The Herald was unable to confirm the sea temperature, but MetService meteorologist Josh Griffin said temperatures on the Coromandel Peninsula were around 15C to 16C today. Winds were also gusting about 55km/h at noon, but were now easing, Griffin ...

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 12 Aug 2017 

New Zealand Herald
Cyclone Cook: Residents of low-lying Coromandel coastal communities told to evacuate
New Zealand Herald
Residents of more than a dozen low-lying Coromandel Peninsula coastal communities are being told to get out immediately. The Thames-Coromandel District Council says many communities are now being affected by king tide flooding and people need to ...
Coromandel residents brace themselves for Cyclone CookMāori Television
Evacuations underway in CoromandelSunLive
Cyclone Cook skips the Coromandel, but will the holidaymakers? (press release)
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 13 Apr 2017 

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