McAlister Street Carpark Overnight...

McAlister Street Carpark Overnight Campervan Parking


11 Rankers Reviews

1 Face-to-Face

16 Dump Station

6 Whakatane

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Self-contained, 48 hours limit, 5 designated car park sites. Maximum possible motor vehicle length: 10 metres. Dog leash area.


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Whakatane District Council

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North IslandBay of PlentyWhakatane


  • Dump Station
  • Freedom Camping
  • Free


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Sharlene's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Nice and quiet here at night time, skate park, basketball and playground for the kids, good carpark lighting, New World supermarket across the park bridge, nice toilets at the park.

Reviewed 6 months ago

Doreen's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

It’s free. Busy spot during the day. NW across the road. Clean toilets are nearby, but closed at nights. Night time is quiet.

Reviewed 8 months ago

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Simon and Indra

Ranking: 8/10

5 large parking lots where you can fit 4 campervans per lot (if you really want)
Toilet are near (without light inside and closed at night), skate park, playground, near to the shopping mall and the library (with free unlimited WiFi and the option to charge your stuff) and with potable, non-potable and grey water plus 4 bins for rubbish (2x waste, glass, recycle)

Worth a night when you are around here!

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Lilly's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Hey I left my hiking boots here this morning :( if anyone picks them up I'm in Tauranga for the next few days and will have beers haha.
Nice clean camp spot with free water and toilets

Reviewed about 4 years ago

Artemis's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Free. Did the job. Toilets across the bridge on the left of the parking (3mins walk)
5 spots designated. Public lighting on all night long.
No view or anything, just a place to park and sleep. Calm enough and not too far from White Island Tours.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Alba Mateos


Ranking: 7/10

It is a carpark with just 5 places specifically for campervans and RV, quite big spaces but one next to the other, a little bit crowded. Has public toilets nearby but they close at night (we were there at 9 and still open). Has dump station and both drinking and no drinking water. We chose it because it was near the departure point for the tour to the White Island and met our needs completely.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Raul Ellermann


Ranking: 8/10

Good location for a night. Little bit noisy. Facilities not in the best condition.

Reviewed over 6 years ago

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Ignacio Garzon

Ranking: 6/10

There is a dump station and drinking water.

Reviewed over 6 years ago

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Aaron sellers

Ranking: 9/10

There is a dump station, fresh water for filling up, toilets but they close at night, location is good, nice views, close to a supermarket and fast food restaurants. Very quiet would recommend.

Reviewed about 7 years ago

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Lauren Rasmussen

Ranking: 8/10

Great location to the main street. Quiet and easy to find. The only negative was the bright orange street lights.

Reviewed about 7 years ago

Wils's avatar



Ranking: 6/10

Just a basic car park but close to the river walk and only 2 mins to all the shops, restaurants etc. Fresh water and dumping station. Right across from the local skate park so was noisy until about 10pm.

Reviewed over 7 years ago