Two men accused of murdering Polish man Roman Skorek in a Rotorua park have made brief appearances in the Rotorua District Court.

Simon Meka Herewini, 20, and Rawiri James Samuel, 21, appeared in Rotorua District Court today charged with murdering the 64-year-old on January 23. Mr Skorek was found dead in Kuirau Park.

The two men have not entered pleas to the charge and have been remanded in custody to appear next month.