Kaiaua Boat Club Reserve

Kaiaua Boat Club Reserve

Freedom Camping Area



26 Rankers Reviews

2 Face-to-Face

126 Basic Camping

1 Miranda



camp site


All vehicles can park up here for the night (max stay 1 night), regardless of whether you have self-containment certification or not. Keep it clean, take your rubbish with you, and big-ups to the Boat Club for sharing their facility!


Feature Value Info


North IslandAuckland RegionMiranda


  • Basic Camping
  • Free



Showing 13 reviews of 26.

JjLockwood's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Nice simple little spot with loads of spaces. Toilet was nice and clean. Be careful of the mud when wet... nearly got stuck!

Reviewed about 9 hours ago

Kati's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

We intented to stay at this free camping place but we find one one the sea shore 5steps from the water. It was a great experience to wake up and see the sun rising from the sea! We like it!!!

Reviewed 3 months ago

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JT's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

far away from the highway but a very nice place. a lot of space for tents and vans.

Reviewed 3 months ago

Chris's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Quiet place, lots of space. Even for tents. Good toilets. And it's 4 free!

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Gwen's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Fine place to stay but there is a one night limit

Reviewed 3 months ago

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Marion & Leonie

Ranking: 10/10

Just as described, lovely view, toilets were clean, right next to the road. Thanks to the boat club. Can only recommend the fish & chips across the street!

Reviewed 4 months ago

ElianaEldsfors's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Nice place to stay the night! Got there late but was not a problem. Totally fine toilets, a little shitty but not so. Would recommend if you're not SC.

Reviewed 5 months ago and experienced in November 2018

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Jade's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Great place to start your road trip in New Zealand. We spent our first night here and we really liked the sound and smell of the sea! Plenty of space and toilet and water supply. Recommended!

Reviewed 7 months ago

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Pete Bergman

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Great place to stay for a night. Thanks to the boat club. Beware of the grassed area along the beach road if you have a dog as we went in October and there were Burr's in the grass that hurt big and small dogs feet and get stuck between pads and in fur. Everyone was super friendly.

Reviewed 8 months ago

C J B's avatar


New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Free, worth every cent. Block toilets, no soap. Crowded even in winter. Right on the stoney beach, fantastic tide shift.
No complaints! Great for 1 night before the expenses of Coromandel. Cheers to the boat club

Reviewed 12 months ago

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Amul's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Good spot for a night or 2. Toilets were clean. Lovely views to enjoy.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

Yotakahron's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Great space by the water. Toilets were okay, no shower. It was very cold and windy, especially in May. Like other said before, you can hear a lot of people in the morning at the docks. Lots of space to park, by the grass and trees or on the gravel.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Bianca Biehl

Ranking: 7/10

A nice little camping spot between Auckland and Coromandel. Basic toilets. Good for one night.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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