Issued 28th Jan 2023 - The Coromandel has experienced a severe weather event, with a state of emergency declared on 3 Feb 2023. As a result, some roads have been closed (with alternative routes to be taken).
Some local DOC campsites are closed, and Te Whatu Ora Waikato advises everyone to not use coastal beaches, lakes, rivers and streams until at least 48 hours following heavy rainfall due to potential bacterial contamination.
Please take care in and around the region and keep up to date through the following agencies.
Grand Mercure Puka Park Resort is the ultimate venue on the Coromandel Peninsula that combines all the romance and charm of the typical native New Zealand bush with the charm of the Coromandels best beaches.
The resort is set amongst 25 acres of native bush, nestled along the edge of Mt Pauanui, looking down on 3.5kms of pristine beach and consists of 42 Treehut and Bush Chalets plus a main lodge which offers 3 function rooms, a beautifully positioned deck, a Lounge and Miha Restaurant. Our facilities also include a solar heated lap pool, spa pool, sauna, gym, tennis and petanque courts. We can cater for wedding parties of up to 120 guests, with ceremonies either on the beach or in the main lodge and receptions in our Puka Room. We pride ourselves in ensuring that all our guests feel our hospitality and their special day is uniquely their own and forever memorable. In addition to assisting you with various menu and beverage selections we also assist with arranging entertainment or any additional requests you may have. We look forward to the opportunity to welcome you to Puka Park Resort to celebrate your special day with you.