Coromandel Watchdog is a grassroots organisation which has been supporting communities, community groups and individuals, working with tangata whenua, lobbying politicians and opposing mining companies in Court and on the land since 1980.
We work within Te Moehau to Te Aroha – the Coromandel Range.
Coromandel Watchdog of Hauraki is an incorporated society, founded in 1980, that acts as an umbrella group the anti-mining movement across the Coromandel/Hauraki. Providing information and leadership in areas such as research, public education, policy advocacy, capacity building, political lobbying and direct action.
In the 1980's Coromandel Watchdog fought - and won - to save to Coromandel from open cast gold mining. Now the miners are back - trying to undermine us! We don't want this toxic legacy anymore than the last one. We have to fight again and we'll need EVERYONE’s help.
PO Box 205, Whitianga 3542