Waikato

North Island

Waikato

The land of milk and honey. A mecca of dairy coupled with the sweetness of serenity.

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Jim Barnett Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

Jim Barnett Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

Looking down from the tower

Forest Tower

Pureora Forest Park

Forest Tower

Pureora Forest Park

600 m return | 10 minutes return

Small reserve along the Waikato river with boat access, playground and public toilet

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The crawler tractor

Historic Crawler Tractor

Pureora Forest Pak

Historic Crawler Tractor

Pureora Forest Pak

400 metres return | 10 minutes return

Time: 2hr 30 min - 3 hr 30 min, depending on track taken

Quirky

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Trig at Ruapane

3.2 km return | 3 hours return

Moanaroa Reserve

Lake Karapiro - Overnight Campervan Parking

Moanaroa Reserve

Lake Karapiro - Overnight Campervan Parking

Te Kauwhata Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

Te Kauwhata Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

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Greg

New Zealand

When driving to the Central North, the route through the King Country (Te Awamutu, Te Kuiti, and Taumaranui) is a nice alternative to SH1. Nice scenery.

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Omaru Falls

Time: 1 hr return

Spellbound Glowworm Raft ride

No Frills Freedom Camping

Horahora Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

Horahora Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

Natural bridge

700 m return | 20 minutes return

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ChrisD

England

Believe what people tell you, you really don't need everything you have packed. If you need anything, second hand shops, Savemart, have the answer. I wish I had listened. There is one just north of Hamilton

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Free camping on the Mangakino Recreation reserve on the shore of Lake Maraetai.

Self-contained freedom campers can park up at the Morrinsville Recreation Ground

Kumara pits

2 km return | 40 minutes return

10 km return | 3 hours return