Brighton Domain

Brighton Domain

Overnight Self-contained Campervan Parking



48 Rankers Reviews

5 Face-to-Face

169 Freedom Camping

30 Dunedin


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Brighton Domain is open only to self-contained campers, and they can stay a maximum of 2 days there, out by 8.30am.


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South IslandCoastal OtagoDunedin


  • Freedom Camping
  • Free




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Linda's avatar


Ranking: 6/10

It was not ore first choice but it was okay. It's was busy and you can stay here till 08.30. Toilet are little bit dirty. It was okay for one night.

Reviewed 7 months ago

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Javier Williams

Ranking: 8/10

It is a nice campsite close to a great beach area. The only problem is that there were several young people driving so far after sunset.

Reviewed 9 months ago

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Elaine's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Great place to spend a night or two. Easy to find and park motor home. We spent a wonderful afternoon exploring the rocks and beach. Clean, flushing toilets not too far away. Definitely recommend.

Reviewed 11 months ago

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Alice Anderson

Ranking: 10/10

Great spot looking over the sports field and onto the ocean... clean and plenty of space

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Hannah Barnes

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

What a place! We loved it there, the beach, the view of the moon rising in the evening and the ease of a restful quiet night.
We didn’t use the onsite facilities as they weren’t overly clean, although it does state you must be fully self contained to stay, so we didn’t mind.
There’s a playground and large field so suitable for children too.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Pat Burns


Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful views if you walk out to the point and beaches. Site was very busy and crowded but the views make up for it. Toilets just okay. Arrive early as it was difficult past 6:00 pm to get a spot.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Allie's avatar


Ranking: 5/10

Beautiful beachside location, clean toilets, but unfortunately overrun by a local group of troublemakers who were threatening visitors, blocking access to the road leading to the beach, and driving recklessly up and down the camping strip well into the night.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful place very quiet. Full early.
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Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Dirk Taubner


Ranking: 10/10

Very nice place. Direct access to fantastic beach.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Martin's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Large open spot with access to a nice secluded beach and a big sports field. Portaloos closeby with a single public toilet at the rugby club building - 5 minutes walk from parking. Very easy to get to and from Dunedin City Center and St Claires.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Mazz's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Great spot overnight. Agree with other reviews, be there by 5pm. We read reviews that stated this free camping area could only hold 5 RVs, well when we left in the morning, there were 18! Vans, RVs and campers. 2 porta loos here and great place over bridge for icecream and staples.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

Ave's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Nice spot to relax, was only three camper vans there overnight: plenty of space. The view of the sea is amazing and you can park a few meters from it. The toilet is one flush loo and it was ok, but you have to walk across the domain to get to it.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

Sue's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Stunning views at this spot, nice and level and fairly protected by the trees. Sunrise was something not to be missed! Says there is seals on the beach however we didn’t see any and there are penguin hides so I assume they come in there too. Beautiful walking around the rocks here. Didn’t use the facilities so can’t comment on those.

Reviewed about 2 years ago