Tokomaru Bay

Tokomaru Bay - Freedom Camping

(Te tōpuni ki Tokomaru Ākau)

Tokomaru Bay

Freedom Camping


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Ranking: 10/10

Lovely, right on the beach but not too exposed. Nice toilets and close playground. Plenty of space and quiet.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Mystery van

Ranking: 10/10

Great spot! Right on the beach! Beautiful open skies full of stars at night and can defiantly rate the fish and chip shop near by! Will be back for sure!

Reviewed almost 3 years ago

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Ranking: 10/10

One of the best campsites I've stayed at. Insanely beautiful views with amazing stars at night. South camping site was a little less busy and had grass patch to my self.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Kirsty B

New Zealand

Ranking: 10/10

Really nice spot. I stayed at the southern end which was much quieter. You must bring a loo or anticipate a short trek to the public toilet.

Reviewed over 4 years ago

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Meredith Griffiths


Ranking: 10/10

You need a GDC freedom camping permit to camp here. There are sites in the centre of town by the public toilets, right on the beach. We went a little further down the road and found a beautiful freedom camping site in a very quiet area. Nothing beats falling asleep and waking to the waves right on the lovely beach to walk on. No toilets.

Reviewed over 7 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Sara Berton


Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful sunrise!!

Reviewed almost 8 years ago and experienced in February 2014

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New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

This is not 1 site but 3 separate sites that are run by the council for self contained campers. Very cheap, permits can be picked up from a variety of locations. The northern site has toilets, but is closer to the road/skate park. The other 2 towards the southern end of the bay have no facilities but are quieter

Reviewed over 8 years ago