What is Paeroa known for?

What is Paeroa known for?

Paeroa is the self-proclaimed Antiques Capital of New Zealand and home to the therapeutic spring water which, mixed with lemon, is what we know today as the drink Lemon & Paeroa (or L&P) “World Famous in New Zealand.”

Where does the Paeroa cycle trail start?

This richly historic area was once only accessible via the two rivers, Waihou and Hikutaia. The section of trail begins at first following the old railway line out of Thames town and through lush farmland, with memorable views across the Hauraki Plains and forested Kaimai Ranges.

Is Paeroa part of Coromandel?

Paeroa is a regional hub located at the base of the Coromandel Peninsula and the entrance through to the Karangahake Gorge, popular for its gold mining history, walkways, fishing, rock climbing, swimming and as a hub to the Hauraki Rail Trail.

What are the iwi in Paeroa?

Ngāti Rongoū is a Māori iwi (tribe) of the Coromandel Peninsula in New Zealand. It is one of five tribes of the Marutūāhu confederation, the others being Ngāti Maru, Ngāti Paoa, Ngāti Whanaunga and Ngāti Tamaterā. It was set up Paeroa on 9 March 1990 to cover local events and promote Māori language.

Is Paeroa rural?

Paeroa is the proud winner of 2012 New Zealand Community of the year. It is a picturesque rural township that is ‘on the road to everywhere’. Paeroa is close to many major centres and tourist destinations in the top half of the North Island.

What does Paeroa taste like?

Created in 1907, it was traditionally made by combining lemon juice with carbonated mineral water from the town of Paeroa, but is now owned and manufactured by multi-national Coca-Cola….Lemon & Paeroa.

Lemon & Paeroa on sale in Shanghai
Type Soft drink
Introduced 1907
Colour Pale, light yellow
Flavour Lemon and sugary

Where does the bike trail start in Waihi?

Karangahake Gorge carpark
The cycle back towards Waihi follows a picturesque river. The trail is mostly flat, with some gentle undulation through farmland before finishing back in historic Waihi township. Starting at Karangahake Gorge carpark, this ride takes you through the Karangahake Tunnel.

What is the population of Paeroa?

Paeroa had a population of 4,269 at the 2018 New Zealand census, an increase of 471 people (12.4%) since the 2013 census, and an increase of 378 people (9.7%) since the 2006 census.

What does L&P taste like?

As a contrast to our regular lemon flavored beverages in the US, L&P has what I would describe as a “lemon bitters” flavor. The soda is fairly dry and leaves a mineral-like aftertaste in your mouth (there’s an ingredient called “mineral salts” on the label). It’s not at all unpleasant.

What’s the population of Paeroa?

What does lemon and Paeroa taste like?

Lemon & Paeroa

Lemon & Paeroa on sale in Shanghai
Type Soft drink
Colour Pale, light yellow
Flavour Lemon and sugary
Variants Original, No-Sugar, Sour