Tag: Coromandel

Climbing the sloped walkway  Matamataharakeke track offers great shots to the valley
New Zealand

Waikawau Bay, Coromandel

After a few days in Whitianga we stayed in Waikawau Bay Conservation campground for a couple of nights. Its location was ideal, being close to good walks and having the camp just a stone’s throw from the sea. Again we were not very lucky with the weather and couldn’t enjoy the beach too […]

Castle Rock and The 309, Coromandel
New Zealand

Castle Rock and The 309, Coromandel

No visit to the Coromandel Peninsula should be complete without stopping on the 309 Road between the two coasts and feeding the pigs. You have to go down ‘The 309’ (which is just a little south of Coromandel town) to get to Waiau Waterworks and Castle Rock. It’s a tight […]