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Whitianga offers an outstanding lifestyle in beautiful natural surrounds and a beachside holiday to remember forever. Whether you're a long-time local or first-time visitor, welcome to All About Whitianga!

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Eat your way through Whitianga!

Whether it's deliciously fresh local dishes with a choice of relaxed, intimate and fun surroundings, or classic fish and chips takeaways on the beach, you’ll never run out of great food to try in Whitianga.

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Whitianga has one of the best backyards in the world that Kiwis from all over New Zealand love to visit!
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There are things to do rain or shine – making Whitianga a great destination for the whole family. 


Thirsty Thursday

Sport & Recreation

Come and grab a coffee in your reusable cup at Nook Grocer and Refills this month's Thirsty Thursday! Enjoy music from the team at CFM and chat to the team from Wāhi Tukurua - Mercury Bay Resource Recovery Centre about reducing single use cups!

Don't have a reusable cup - no worry, grab one from the team for just $10!


Celebrate and fundraise for Hato Hone St John Whitianga with us! It's the 40th Anniversary of the first ever Terminator movie and the All About Whitianga website is also celebrating 10 years online. To mark these special milestones All About Whitianga has partnered with Mercury Twin Cinemas and  is hosting a special movie fundraiser in support of the awesome team at Hato Hone St John Whitianga. 


A new and exciting three-day cinematic event at the Mercury Twin Cinemas in Whitianga. The event will include internationally acclaimed works by the best and brightest of our Coromandel filmmakers, as well as films about the Coromandel, making it a must-attend for all film lovers and artists. 

No bait needed for this local fishing tournament this November!

Bring the whole family and experience the joy of Christmas as the Santa Parade winds its way through the heart of Matarangi.

Whitianga Toy Library AGM

Workshops & Conferences

All are invited to attend the Whitianga Toy Library Annual General Meeting this July 31st.

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Whether you're looking for restaurants, shopping and markets, trades & services, or personal and professional services, it's all here in Whitianga!

Latest Articles


Stay engaged with community stories and local articles from the past and present. 

Cathy Klouwens
July 03, 2024

Get your tickets quick for this special fundraiser and 40th anniversary screening of the original sci-fi classic "The Terminator" starring Arnold Schwarzenegger. Limited tickets are available from Mercury Twin Cinemas for a 4:30 PM screening on Sunday, August 4th, and will raise funds for the Hato Hone St John Whitianga team. There will also be raffles and special seat spot prizes on the day. 

Kat Neilson-Jones
July 08, 2024

If you are heading to the Coromandel Peninsula, Whitianga is definitely worth a visit, no matter what time of the year. Summer or winter, rain or shine there’s plenty to do to keep the whole family busy. In this article there are top tips and excellent ideas for things to do when you plan your visit to Whitianga.

July 18, 2024

Applications and public nominations for the Richardsons Hauraki Coromandel Business Awards 2024 are now open until August 16th, 2024.

Cathy Klouwens
June 26, 2024

Waitaia Nursery in Kuaotunu have partnered with All About Whitianga to give away a $50 voucher to spend on plants from their nursery this month!

Cathy Klouwens
July 03, 2024

The team at The Harbour House Cafe are giving you the chance to win a $50 voucher to treat yourself to something from their awesome menu. 

Cathy Klouwens
June 26, 2024

The Mercury Bay Holiday Park team have partnered with All About Whitianga this month to give away two nights accommodation for four!

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