New Zealand

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South IslandWest Coast

1.2 km return | 20 minutes return

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Kaiaua Beach

Freedom Camping

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Kaiaua Beach

Freedom Camping

Tokomaru Bay

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Tokomaru Bay

Freedom Camping

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Tokomaru Bay

Freedom Camping

Open every summer between Labour Weekend and Easter

North IslandAuckland Region

The surf lifesaving tower at Te Henga

Bethells Rd to Constable Rd 8 km or 3 - 4 hr one way, Bethells Rd to O’Neill’s Bay 2 km or 45 min one way.

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Sunsets, sunrise and the stars and milkyway - Lake Pukaki at night is unreal, Mt Cook in the distance. Haven't seen so many and so beautiful ever!

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South IslandWest Coast

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Dune Lake Walk

Ship Creek

Dune Lake Walk

Ship Creek

1 km return | 30 minutes return

North IslandBay of Plenty

View from Kohi Point Walking Track above Whakatane

North IslandBay of Plenty

Kohi Point

Kohi Point Walkway

Ohope beach to Whakatane

Kohi Point Walkway

Ohope beach to Whakatane

approx 8 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

South IslandCentral Otago

Homestead Camping Ground
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Germany

Sunsets, sunrise and the stars and milkyway - Lake Pukaki at night is unreal, Mt Cook in the distance. Haven't seen so many and so beautiful ever!

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North IslandTaranaki

Dawson Falls Carparks

Egmont National Park - Overnight Campervan Parking

Dawson Falls Carparks

Egmont National Park - Overnight Campervan Parking

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South IslandWest Coast

Karamea end of Heaphy Track

Kahurangi National Park

Karamea end of Heaphy Track

Kahurangi National Park

One of  Dunedin's most remote beaches

5 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandRuapehu

The Bridge to Nowhere - Mangapurua Track

Bridge to Nowhere

Mangapurua Track - NZ Cycle Trail

Bridge to Nowhere

Mangapurua Track - NZ Cycle Trail

Time: 4-5hrs riding and a jet boat ride, Distance: 35km, Cycling Grade: 3

North IslandNorthland

Tidal stream at Tapotupotu Bay

Te Paki Coastal Track

Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga

Te Paki Coastal Track

Tapotupotu Bay to Cape Reinga

5 km one-way | 3 hours one-way

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South IslandWest Coast

700 m return | 20 minutes return

North IslandBay of Plenty

The lower falls

2 km return | 45 minutes return

South IslandWanaka Region

French Ridge Track

Matukituki Valley

French Ridge Track

Matukituki Valley

Time: 4-5 hours, Distance: 7.2 km

North IslandBay of Plenty

Lovely waterfalls and swimming hole

North IslandWaikato

North IslandNorthland

350 m return | 15 minutes return

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South IslandWanaka Region

A bit of lunging along the Cascade Saddle Track

Time: 2 days, Distance: Approx. 60 km

South IslandCanterbury

The perfect family day out at McLeans Park

Loop Track. 30 mins on a bike

South IslandCanterbury

Cust Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

Cust Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

South IslandNelson Region

Pillar point on the left and Cape Farewell on the right.

Pillar Point Lighthouse Track

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

Pillar Point Lighthouse Track

Farewell Spit & Puponga Farm Park

3 km return | 1 hour 30 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Time: 15 min Distance: 500 m

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Germany

Sunsets, sunrise and the stars and milkyway - Lake Pukaki at night is unreal, Mt Cook in the distance. Haven't seen so many and so beautiful ever!

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South IslandCanterbury

Cave Stream Scenic Reserve

Cave Walk - Craigieburn

Cave Stream Scenic Reserve

Cave Walk - Craigieburn

Cave walk takes 1 hr The cave is 594m long and is one of the regions natural gems. Limestone formations nearby were the setting for the filming of “Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe”.

North IslandBay of Plenty

Waitui Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

Waitui Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

Freedom camping at Waitui Reserve near Tauranga

South IslandSouthland

Winton

Overnight Campervan Parking

Winton

Overnight Campervan Parking

South IslandNelson Region

they are up there somewhere I can hear them

Bellbird Walk

Lake Rotoiti - Nelson Lakes National Park

Bellbird Walk

Lake Rotoiti - Nelson Lakes National Park

800 m return | 15 minutes return

North IslandBay of Plenty

Sanctuary Camping Ground

Sanctuary Campsite

Minginui Conservation Area

Sanctuary Campsite

Minginui Conservation Area

North IslandAuckland Region

approx 8 km return | 20 minutes to 3 hours return

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Germany

Sunsets, sunrise and the stars and milkyway - Lake Pukaki at night is unreal, Mt Cook in the distance. Haven't seen so many and so beautiful ever!

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North IslandNorthland

Kowharewa Bay

Overnight Campervan Parking

Kowharewa Bay

Overnight Campervan Parking

Absolutely no tents are allowed

South IslandNelson Region

Approx 1 km return | 20 minutes return

North IslandNorthland

Parua Bay

Overnight Campervan Parking

Parua Bay

Overnight Campervan Parking

South IslandCanterbury

North IslandNorthland

Ocean Beach Carpark, Whangarei

Overnight Campervan Parking

Ocean Beach Carpark, Whangarei

Overnight Campervan Parking