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Tairāwhiti Gisborne

Gets up before anyone else. A birthplace of the new. Off the track, hongi a local, share a brew. Kia Kaha!

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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

Anaura Bay Recreation Reserve

Anaura Bay Campsite

Anaura Bay Scenic Reserve

Anaura Bay Campsite

Anaura Bay Scenic Reserve

Open from Labour Weekend to Easter ONLY

Orangihikoia Camping Ground
Open grassy area and toilet.

Opoutama Beach Reserve, Mahia

Freedom Camping Site

Opoutama Beach Reserve, Mahia

Freedom Camping Site

Freedom Camp right next to Opoutama Beach

Spectacular Hukuwai Beach is 3km east of Opotiki, off SH35. The designated camping area is small, tucked between regenerating coastal bush and the ocean. Located directly on the Dunes Trail, which is part of the Motu Trails.

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Maraehako Camping Ground

Shut until further notice

Maraehako Camping Ground

Looking to the sky

Regarded as the most comprehensive collection of Northern Hemisphere trees south of the equator.

Oraka Reserve, Mahia

Freedom Camping Site

Oraka Reserve, Mahia

Freedom Camping Site

Water Front Freedom Camping. When you are driving eastward on SH2, Te Ahiaua (The Pipi beds) is the first place you can see the ocean.

Boulders Camping Ground

Boulders Campsite

Urutawa Conservation Area

Boulders Campsite

Urutawa Conservation Area

Freedom camping by the river

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Doneraille Park Freedom Camping

Tiniroto

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Doneraille Park Freedom Camping

Tiniroto

Riverside Freedom Camping.

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Lot's of space. Picnic tables. Fire pits.

Wilderness Camping

Huge grassy area

The camping field is elevated above the sea, behind mature Pohutukawa

Camp at the shore of Lake Waikaremoana in a secluded bay with stunning views. This is a popular campsite and a good base for lake activities.

Mokau Landing Camping Ground
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Cymen Crick

New Zealand

The Gisborne waterfront was like a beacon for early Maori and European explorers. Just 5 mins from the city, retrace history and walk to where the first pacific waka and Captain Cook's ship the Endeavour first made landfall at NZ.

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Waiharuru Campsite

Lake Waikaremoana

Waiharuru Campsite

Lake Waikaremoana

Manganuku picnic area

Manganuku Campsite

Waioeka Gorge

Manganuku Campsite

Waioeka Gorge

Grassy areas beside the beach

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Tolaga Bay Freedom Camping

Blue Waters

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Tolaga Bay Freedom Camping

Blue Waters

Open between Labour Weekend and Easter weekend each summer

Te Pakau (Eight Acre) Camping Ground

Makorori Carpark, Gisborne

Overnight Campervan Parking

Makorori Carpark, Gisborne

Overnight Campervan Parking

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Suzan Spoelstra

Netherlands

Taking the walk down Tolaga Bay Wharf (the longest in NZ at over 600m) is a great side-trip. Watch the locals catching fish.

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Motu Rest Area, Gisborne

Overnight Campervan Parking

Motu Rest Area, Gisborne

Overnight Campervan Parking

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Waihau / Loisels Beach Freedom Camping

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Waihau / Loisels Beach Freedom Camping

Welcome to Opotiki Holiday Park, located only 200 metres from Opotiki Town Centre yet set in a relaxing rural setting on the banks of the Waioeka River.

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Turihaua Beach

Overnight Campervan Parking

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Turihaua Beach

Overnight Campervan Parking

Waikaremoana Motorcamp

Waikaremoana Holiday Park

Lake Waikaremoana area

Waikaremoana Holiday Park

Lake Waikaremoana area