Ocean Beach Carpark, Whangarei

Ocean Beach Carpark, Whangarei

Overnight Campervan Parking



5 Rankers Reviews

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136 Freedom Camping

29 Whangarei





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


Feature Value Info


North IslandNorthlandWhangarei


  • Freedom Camping
  • Free


JT's avatar


Ranking: 10/10

space for 4 cars but at this day many other cars spent the night and nothing had happened. good Start for the te whara track and close to the beautiful beach

Reviewed 6 months ago

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Andy and Julia

United Kingdom

Ranking: 9/10

One of our favourite spots on our trip. Only 4-5 places available for camping in a bigger car park, but people just camped close by anyway. Even for a car park, was an especially beautiful place. Trees, bushes, picnic benches all through the car park made it a scenic place. Just a small walk over the sand dunes to the beach. Was a little windy on the beach but we found our good spot to sunbathe and swim. Toilets were fairly new and clean, with a cold shower on the outside. Water is a tad murky, but it’s not meant to be drunk. Also this spot was a great place to see the stars. Loved it.

Reviewed 7 months ago

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Jacqui's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Lovely spot off beaten track. Walk through dunes from car park spot to beautiful sandy beach. Great for surfing and walks with access to Te Whara Track.
Only 5/6 spots available so would need to get there early to avoid disappointment. Appears 4 drop toilets have recently been replaced by two toilets and cold shower facility.
Would recommend

Reviewed 9 months ago

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Casper's avatar


Ranking: 6/10

Alright spot, just parking spaces. Nice trees and bush around the big parking lot. Fits about 4-5 cars.
Toilets looked brand new, the tap water in there is very dirty and smells really bad.
Beach closeby is very nice and there are some bushwalks as well.

Reviewed 9 months ago

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Claudia's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Gorgeous location, great walks from car park. Toilets are portable cabin loos.

Reviewed about 1 year ago