Story: Hauraki–Coromandel region

Coastline pōhutukawa

Coastline pōhutukawa

For many North Islanders, this image represents their view of the Coromandel – it is always summer, the sand is warm underfoot, the water sparkling, and a massive pōhutukawa in full bloom spreads its branches above the beach.

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Paul Monin, 'Hauraki–Coromandel region - Overview', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/30762/coastline-pohutukawa (accessed 30 March 2020)

Story by Paul Monin, updated 1 Apr 2016