Picnic Bay Campsite

Picnic Bay Campsite

Kenepuru Sound


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Gina Schopfer

Ranking: 2/10

The site is currently closed because the road suffered a slip.

Reviewed 5 months ago

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Ranking: 9/10

Not sure if Cowshed bay and Picnic bay are one? But it is a great spot in a lovely bay, camping on both sides of the road bush or beach. This is the first place we found to camp up the Kenepuru Sound .Other areas are closed now.Toilets clean , water and basic sink for dishes. Very quiet and beautiful views.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Will Fishburn

Ranking: 8/10

Nice LITTLE spot. Only enough room for about 4 vans and we were right on top of each other. Close to the water and a small rocky beach.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Jurgen Moors

Ranking: 10/10

Small, but absolutely beautiful, has everything you need, water, toilet, direct beach access, great swimming.

Reviewed over 7 years ago

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Alan Findlay

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Great location on beach, fished (and caught!!) snapper.

Reviewed about 10 years ago and experienced in February 2012

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Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful little DOC site near the cowshed DOC site. Only room for 2/3 spots but amazing little isolated bay.

Reviewed over 10 years ago and experienced in November 2011

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Marlies Brand


Ranking: 9/10

Next to Queen Charlotte Track. Beautiful drive and great for a swim also cheep!! $6!! Has a toilet and water.

Reviewed about 11 years ago