South Island

Nelson Region

This region is like a hippy with flash shoes. Drunk on sunshine. Replenish, reflect, restock & relax. Then relive the 70's and head down the one way street called Golden Bay, it won't let you down.

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An oasis by the river

An oasis by the river

Chill out at the Coldwater Stream Campsite

Motupipi Carpark, Motueka

Overnight Campervan Parking

Motupipi Carpark, Motueka

Overnight Campervan Parking

Great facilities

Buller Campground

Lake Rotoiti

Buller Campground

Lake Rotoiti

Camp next to the river at the head of the reservoir.
We were designed & built with the traveller in mind.

CLOSED for winter break: open 6th September 2019

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Totaranui Camping Ground

Large DOC campsite, basic facilities

Watering Cove Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Watering Cove Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Mosquito Bay

Mosquito Bay Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Mosquito Bay Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

DOC campsite, small fee, basic facilities

Tonga Island just across from the campsite

Tonga Quarry Camping

Abel Tasman National Park

Tonga Quarry Camping

Abel Tasman National Park

DOC campsite, small fee, basic facilities

Kina Beach
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Mutton Cove Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Mutton Cove Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Anatori Beach
Bethany Park to Kaiteriteri Beach

Nestled at the top of New Zealand’s South Island, for over 50 years Bethany Park has been a base for individuals, families and groups who come to enjoy the beautiful surroundings and many activities on offer here.

Cannon Downs Camping Ground

Canaan Downs Campsite

Canaan Downs Scenic Reserve

Canaan Downs Campsite

Canaan Downs Scenic Reserve

Remote DOC campsite, small fee, basic facilities

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Hannah Clark

United Kingdom

The northern part of the Abel Tasman walk between Awaroa and Mutton Cove is paradise within a paradise!

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Wakatu Carpark

Overnight Campervan Parking

Wakatu Carpark

Overnight Campervan Parking

Siberia Camping Ground

Siberia Flat Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

Siberia Flat Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

DOC campsite, small fee, basic facilities

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W F Moss Scenic Reserve Picnic Area

Overnight Campervan Parking

W F Moss Scenic Reserve Picnic Area

Overnight Campervan Parking

Closest Freedom Camping to the Abel Tasman

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Julia May

Germany

Nice and very quiet beach at Patons Rock (north of Takaka).

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Apple Tree Bay Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Apple Tree Bay Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

CAMPING THE KIWI WAY

Tasman Motor Camp and Camping Ground is situated in Tasman and is your ideal staging point for adventures in the Tasman Region.

Anapai Bay Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Anapai Bay Campsite

Abel Tasman National Park

Perry Saddle Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

Perry Saddle Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

Saxon Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

Saxon Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

James Mackay Campsite

Kahurangi National Park

James Mackay Campsite

Kahurangi National Park