Community Development

Talk to our Community Managers about your ideas for a community project - they are here to help.

Our District Economic Development and Communications Community Development Officer is Marlene Perry who you can phone on 027 703 0263 or email 


Find out how to connect the dots between community project and success by talking to your local Community Manager, listed below.

Whitianga and Mercury Bay - Heather Bruce

Phone: 07 867 2010 Email:

Mercury Bay Service Centre
10 Monk St

Whangamata, Tairua and Pauanui - Eileen Hopping

Phone: 07 865 0060 Email:

Whangamata Service Centre
620 Port Rd

Thames - 

Phone: 07 868 0200 Email: 

Thames Area Office
Mackay St, Thames

Coromandel and Colville - Margaret Harrison 

Phone: 07 866 1001

Coromandel Service Centre

355 Kapanga Road, Coromandel