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South IslandWest CoastHokitika

A large secluded campsite at the site of an old gold mining town. Its sheltered, it has a shelter, picnic areas and BBQ's, you can even take your dog for a walk!

Goldsborough

Goldsborough

Popular with gold fossickers

Popular with gold fossickers

Public shelter

Public shelter

Contact Details

Phone: (03) 756 9100

Phone (intl): +64 3 756 9100

Hokitika Address:
Stafford Dillmanstown Rd, Goldsborough Valley, 17km from Hokitika

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    Number of tent sites - 40.

    Adult $8/day
    Child $4/day

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25 reviews with the most recent first, showing page 1 of 5.

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Oceane Imber

Ranking: 10/10

Great spot to stay with clean toilets, sink and water access. There are great walks departing from the campground and a nice river we’re you can look for gold ;)

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Annina Jarvinen

Ranking: 9/10

No drinking water but besides that it's really nice. Sinks to do dishes, soap in toilets and lots of kiwis. They will steal your food so look out. Very recommended campsite!

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Jan Vos

Ranking: 9/10

Nice DOC campsite. Gold panning and nice walks. Clean flush toilet Good place to stay.

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Brandon

Ranking: 9/10

Can't fault this site. Nice walks from the site and really peaceful Toilets are really clean and decent facilities. Some of the local gold diggers are a bit rude but that's expected. (I was just interested in how things go on around that place).

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Lizzie V

New Zealand

Ranking: 6/10

I got lost trying to find this place, but I was cycling the West Coast Wilderness Trail so it required me to detour. Nice campsite with lots of trees for shelter and clean toilets. Arrive early to get yourself a good camping spot though.

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Maaike Goudriaan

Netherlands

Ranking: 9/10

This place is a bit of a detour from the mainroad but worth it. Basic but well maintained DoC site. Has plenty of information on walks around the campground and the history of goldborough. There's some kind of shelter and pickinicktables you can use, flush toilets and drinking water. Private and more open spaces both. Enjoyed staying here. Be sure the walk the 20minute tunnel track further along the road, it is a nice easy walk.

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