The Coromandel is the perfect place to stage your next event. We know that any event can be daunting for the first-time organiser and we are here to help make it easy In this section: Applying to hire a Park or Open Space on the Peninsula Building, Planning and Consents Commercial Filming Concessions Community Awards, Ceremonies, Grants and Funding Event Organising Party Events, stalls and busking licencing Halls and Venues Health and Safety Requirements for a Public Event Help With Creating an Event Licences and Permits Road closures or disruption to traffic Street flags and banners Suggested Timeline and Checklist for Planning Your Event Sustainable Events and Greening Your Event Tips for getting started on your event Whitianga Traffic Management Plan You will need to apply to use any public reserve and be warned – in summer our reserves get busy with event bookings! There are also regulations that you may not have considered so be sure to talk to us for advice. It doesn’t have to be daunting - we will help you. Event sponsorship The Council supports events through dedicated event sponsorship programmes - find out more about these contestable funds here. Read our guide to event planning on the Coromandel We've put together a comprehensive events guide which you should read before you start planning an event on the Coromandel. Download it here and if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us Key contacts for event development For general advice you can get in touch with Kirstin Richmond, our District Events Coordinator Email: Kirstin.firstname.lastname@example.org Mobile: 027 201 7918 or Phone: 07 8672074 For licences, permits, venues, funding and other event enquiries, please contact us.