Around 100 holiday-makers evacuated from campsites at Waihi Beach

Drive 24/12/2018
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More than 100 holiday-makers were evacuated from their campsites overnight after flooding in Waihi Beach.  

The Waikato Regional Council is warning holidaymakers of the potential for more for areas and roads to become flooded on the Coromandel Peninsula as a result of heavy rain predicted to fall later on tonight.

The MetService has issued a heavy rain warning for the Coromandel Peninsula until 6am tomorrow morning.

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