AccommodationCamping Grounds

Basic Facility Camping

Camping with just the bare essentials - expect a non flush toilet that's intermittently serviced. Anything more is a bonus.

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South IslandMarlborough

Cobb Cottage Camping Ground

Molesworth Cob Cottage

Camping Ground, Molesworth Station

Molesworth Cob Cottage

Camping Ground, Molesworth Station

Camp near the original cob homestead built in 1885 close to the Molesworth Farm Park boundary

North IslandNorthland

Basic camping in a stunning location that's well worth a visit. Words don't do it justice so come and see for yourself.

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North IslandOut East

Tolaga Bay

Freedom Camping - Blue Waters

Tolaga Bay

Freedom Camping - Blue Waters

Freedom camping opens Sunday 29 September and closes Monday 7 April 2014.

North IslandAuckland Region

Barn Paddock Camping Area

A simple camspite in Auckland's Huia area.

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North IslandWellington Region

South IslandWest Coast

Slab Hut Creek Camping Ground

South IslandMarlborough

Madsen's Camp

Queen Charlotte Sound

Madsen's Camp

Queen Charlotte Sound

Campsites with a view.

North IslandNorthland

Urupukapuka Bay campsite

Boat access only

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North IslandAuckland Region

Walking accessed campsite near Huia, in the Waitakere area.

South IslandQueenstown Region

Skippers township

Skippers Township Camping Ground

Mount / Mt Aurum Reserve - Queenstown

Skippers Township Camping Ground

Mount / Mt Aurum Reserve - Queenstown

North IslandAuckland Region

Harataonga Camping Ground

Great Barrier Island

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South IslandMarlborough

Blumine Island Camping Ground

Blumine Island Camping Ground

Queen Charlotte Sound

Blumine Island Camping Ground

Queen Charlotte Sound

Boat / Sea kayak access only

South IslandMarlborough

Kenepuru Head Camping Ground

At the head of Kenepuru Sound. A narrow winding road to get there but its worth it!

North IslandHawkes Bay

Glenfalls Recreation Reserve

Glenfalls Camping Ground

Glenfalls Recreation Reserve

Glenfalls Camping Ground

Glenfalls Recreation Reserve

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Victoria Slater

United Kingdom

Don't accept that you have to pay to do everything in NZ. It does feel in places like every opportunity to make a buck is being exploited, to the disadvantage of tourists, but with research you can find great free/low cost alternatives i.e Curio Bay in the Catlins

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South IslandWanaka Region

Get down with the locals!

South IslandCentral Otago

Danseys Pass Camping Ground

North IslandRuapehu

North IslandNorthland

Sunset Bay Camping Ground

Urupukapuka Island

Sunset Bay Camping Ground

Urupukapuka Island

Boat access only

South IslandMarlborough

Ngaruru Camping Ground as spotted from the sea.

Ngaruru Bay Camping Site

Queen Charlotte Sound

Ngaruru Bay Camping Site

Queen Charlotte Sound

Boat access only

North IslandHawkes Bay

Cooking shelter at Lawrence Camping Ground

Lawrence Camping Ground

Kaweka Forest Park

Lawrence Camping Ground

Kaweka Forest Park