Pauanui is an incredible destination offering an enormous array of outdoor recreational activities.

It has one of the Coromandel’s best known surf beaches, as well as hiking, tennis, 3 golf courses to choose from, is perfect for a wide range of water activities, and is a base to the magnificent cruising, diving and fishing found immediately outside the entrance to the Tairua-Pauanui Harbour.
Out beyond the harbour lies;

  • Shoe Island
  • Slipper Island
  • Boat Harbour
  • and the Alderman Islands.

Membership to the Pauanui Club also offers additional sporting and social opportunities.

Town Centre

The Pauanui town centre is also well equipped with café’s, restaurants, hair & beauty salon, liquor store, grocery store, boutique retail, marine services, bakery, takeaway and ice cream shop, gas station, library, doctors and more.


There are endless activities, attractions, events, cafes, restaurants and more in the Coromandel. For more information on what's on and available visit The Coromandel.