Cobden Beachfront, Greymouth

Cobden Beachfront, Greymouth

Overnight Campervan Parking


70 Rankers Reviews

3 Face-to-Face

12 Greymouth

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Self-contained vehicles only
All freedom campers are limited to three nights in any one location and ten nights overall in any calendar month


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Grey District Council

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South IslandWest CoastGreymouth


  • Freedom Camping
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Valerie's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Awesome beachfront spot. Two clean flushing toilets and just along the road from fresh water supply and dump station. The ‘welcome freedom campers’ signs encouraged us to shop in town, well done Greymouth👏👏 We’ll be back!

Reviewed 5 months ago

Jenna's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Nice place to stay. Quiet. Some traffic noise from vehicles turning up. Can be a little exposed to the wind. Plenty of parking.

Reviewed 7 months ago

Laurie's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Nice freedom park area but very windy has toilet near by and a walk around lake .but could be loud area as near speedway site as well on Blaketown breakwall which is opposite Cobden breakwall you can also stay in self contained vechice it's more sheltered from wind but is not on Rankers site I'm there tonite needs to be added to Rankers as nice spot better than Riverside spot also

Reviewed 8 months ago

Vanessa's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

One of the best spots we stayed on our trip around NZ. Clean toilets, large space, beautiful flat grass area next to the site. Highly reccomend.

Reviewed about 1 year ago and experienced in March 2021

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mike gardner

Ranking: 5/10

overnight parking now only small area,the rest is daytime parking only we stayed in the overnight parking and saw that there where a couple of freedom campers staying in the daytime park overnight,the guy who checks it out with the orange light in his car window just drove in stopped by them and drove off these campers where parking in a daytime park overnight,why not move them on otherwise whats the use in having the parking signs there apart from that a great spot to stay.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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The Gillies

Ranking: 7/10

Good place to stop for a night. Clean toilet. Our neighbours were noisy, as were the local youths, some of whom were on quad bikes. No issues though and a reasonable view.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Pablo Boris

Ranking: 8/10

Great spot, close to the city and lovely views. Nice bath and cold shower only.
Jan 2021, awfully windy, almost impossible to cook outside the Campervan.
No sandflies with wind. Recommended specially if theres no wind.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Seh's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Beachfront, spacious area, clean toilets open all night. Small walk nearby.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Kris Day

Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful wee spot. Peaceful. Toleits were clean. But run put of loo paper quick. Lucky we brought our own. Other than the young boys on scooters tearing up the grass was great.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Ying's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

A wonderful freedom camp site right on the beach front with big, clean toilets and even an outdoor cold shower. It's a large car park with one side facing the beach, so arrive early to get the best spots. Also close to the lagoon which had a lovely walk.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Boardwalk Blss

United States

Ranking: 10/10

Just as others have described. We’ve been here twice - July & Sept 2020 - choosing to return says it all and that was through a period of westerly gales and rain. Impressed that Greymouth provides such good service for freedom campers - check out the other freedom sites in the area.

Reviewed over 1 year ago and experienced in July 2020

Chelize's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

Lovely campsite with clean facilities. The view is amazing!

Reviewed almost 2 years ago

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Nick Lamb

Ranking: 10/10

Great spot to stop on your West Coast travels.
Clean Public toilets, beach walk, close to speedway park if that rocks your boat.

Reviewed almost 2 years ago