What's on in the Coromandel

Coromandel Growers and Artisans Market

Matariki Quilt and Textile Art Show

24 - 25 June 2022 - Whangamata Memorial Hall

Celebrate Matariki at the Kuaotunu Domain

Saturdya 25 June 2022

Whitianga Comedy Club

Thursday 30 June 2022


Whitianga Marathon

Saturday 15 October 2022

 Your journey will take you along some of the most beautiful beaches and coastlines in New Zealand.  You'll enjoy epic views of the world renowned Mercury Bay.  A course for all abilities and ages, fun run, 5km, 10km, 21km and 42km full marathon.  This year sees the commencment of the Cooks Beach Trail Run - 22.5km.  For full event details see the Whitianga Marathon website.

Circus Punk - Thames

Keep an eye on the Steampunk Facebook page for further event details as they come to hand. 

Beach Hop 2022

23 - 27 November 2022

Greenstone Summer Concert

5 February 2023 - Save the date


Public Meetings



Coroglen Farmers Market

Gum Town Hall - Coroglen

Sunday morings October - April

Purchase quality local organi seasonal produce and check out the handcraft stalls.  A chance to grab yourself some home baking and hot coffee.

Thames Market

Pollen Street, Thames  

Weekly on Saturdays

Locally-produced plants, organic fruit and vegs, bric-a-brac, second hand goods and books, arts and crafts, fine food, cheeses, speciality oils, health and body care products, flowers, bread, knit wares, and much more.

Tairua Main Road

9:00am till 1:00pm

The first Saturday of every month, you will find this eclectic collection of stalls and produce right by the harbour next to the one-lane bridge on Tairua Main Road. 


Every Saturday from Labour Weekend till Easter 

Whitianga market is a community artisans market which runs every Saturday during the summer months.  It has a wide range of handcrafted items available.