Waipatukahu Point Reserve

Waipatukahu Point Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking


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All freedom campers must be certified self-contained.

Maximum stay of two consecutive nights, departure by 9am.

Park only between the freedom camping signs.

Location - Seaward side of the road at the northern end.
Size - 45m starting 20m from the road heading south-west alongside the gravel road and the width of the grassed area.


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Thames-Coromandel District Council

Local government organisation


North IslandCoromandelThames


  • Freedom Camping
  • Free


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Terry's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

nice spot. awesome sunset and the only free park spot we could fit our 9m truck in north of Thames. as all the rest are small sites

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Stefan Miedzinski


Ranking: 10/10

Place to stay. Nothing more. Nice few over the bay.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Erich Brueggermann

Ranking: 7/10

Found it to be quiet, nice view across the beach & sea (lots of rocks at low tide). We were 4 campers in total. Stayed in December.

Reviewed over 5 years ago

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Jo Batt's avatar

Jo Batt

Ranking: 8/10

Nice free campsite, just below the road. Outlook good, and quiet once the traffic stopped about 7pm. Saw kingfishers on the river.

Reviewed over 6 years ago

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Allan Kilgour

Ranking: 8/10

Lovely views and easy access. Right by the beach and the only drawback being some of the area is small and restrictive to larger vehicles. There are no toilets or rubbish bins, otherwise I would have rated this 10 out of 10.

Reviewed almost 7 years ago