Home Bay, Motutapu Island Campsite...

Home Bay, Motutapu Island Campsite

Hauraki Gulf Marine Park


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Home Bay - Motutapu Island Recreation Reserve


Take the ferry to Rangitoto/Motutapu islands and stay at Home Bay, located right on the beach.


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DOC Auckland

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North IslandAuckland RegionAuckland


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Big Zig

Ranking: 10/10

Arrived after trekking Rangitoto summit, and then traversed East to Motutapu; took the Farmer’s Walkway to Home Bay- Absolutely breathtaking. Rallied on to find the campsite absolutely empty. One of the most gorgeous spots I’ve ever seen in my life.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful place

Reviewed over 3 years ago and experienced in February 2019

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Charlotte Holmes

Ranking: 10/10

Quiet open area, nice warf to jump off

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Debbie Rodwell

New Zealand

Ranking: 1/10

I purchased a pk of home brand crosscut beans recently and found foreign things in there

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Sandro Lopez Fernando

Ranking: 10/10

Pretty quiet.

Reviewed about 6 years ago

DOC Managed

Thanks to all the good people working for the NZ Department of Conservation - for all your hard work - making NZ more beautiful, accessable and healthy! Cheers 😍

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Cymen Crick

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