Matapouri, Wehiwehi Road Carpark

Matapouri, Wehiwehi Road Carpark

Overnight Campervan Parking


6 Rankers Reviews

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19 Whangarei

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Closed to campers between 18 December and 8 February inclusive each year. Open to day trippers only during that period.

One night maximum
You must park in the designated site that is indicated by signage
If the site is full, you must move on


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Whangarei District Council

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Anna Swain's avatar

Anna Swain

Ranking: 10/10

Favourite beach on our Northland campervanning trip. Long beach with estuary at the end. You can walk in estuary at low tide. At north end 1 hour round track takes you to headland then beautiful Whale Bay. Accessible only by foot or boat. Lovely walk through Bush and farmland. Peaceful holiday town with a dairy. Clean toilet. Only minus was a visit by boy racers at night doing donuts by vans. Luckily their visit was short. Room for 4 Van's in allocated site. Will return in summer.

Reviewed 9 months ago

Gemma's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Amazing location. Felt safe. Dairy lady was lovely gave us free bait for craypot. Toilets weren’t in best condition. And no drinking water.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Ranking: 8/10

Nice spot by the beach, locals are friendly. Toilets were a bit dirty but I imagine as it had been a busy day.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

Chris's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Nice spot, clean toilet, not to buzy.
Official place for 3 Campers.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Gerard's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Nice safe place to stay, right on the water. Great view and nice walk on the beach to mermaid pools. No showers available.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

Ryan's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful spot. Right on the beach,nice and quiet. Takeaways just down the road

Reviewed about 4 years ago