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Freedom Camping

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North IslandHawkes Bay

Puketapu Domain

Freedom Camping

Puketapu Domain

Freedom Camping

South IslandMount Cook - MacKenzie

It doesn't get much more amazing... Lake Pukaki

South IslandMarlborough

Wairau Diversion is a worth a diversion.

Wairau Diversion Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

Wairau Diversion Reserve

Overnight Campervan Parking

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South IslandCoastal Otago

Long Beach Domain

Overnight self-contained Campervan Parking

Long Beach Domain

Overnight self-contained Campervan Parking

North IslandOut East

Kaiti Beach

Freedom Camping

Kaiti Beach

Freedom Camping

North IslandCoromandel

Waiponga Reserve, Opoutere

Overnight Campervan Parking

Waiponga Reserve, Opoutere

Overnight Campervan Parking

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North IslandCoromandel

Tapu Domain and Beachfront Reserves

Overnight Campervan Parking

Tapu Domain and Beachfront Reserves

Overnight Campervan Parking

North IslandWaikato

No Frills Freedom Camping

North IslandHawkes Bay

Balls Clearing Roadend Carpark

Balls Clearing Scenic Reserve - Overnight Campervan Parking

Balls Clearing Roadend Carpark

Balls Clearing Scenic Reserve - Overnight Campervan Parking

This reserve is the best place in Hawke’s Bay to experience a lowland podocarp forest.

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North IslandOut East

Makorori Carpark, Gisborne

Overnight Campervan Parking

Makorori Carpark, Gisborne

Overnight Campervan Parking

North IslandCoromandel

Onemana Beach Reserves

Onemana, Overnight Campervan Parking

Onemana Beach Reserves

Onemana, Overnight Campervan Parking

South IslandWest Coast

Cobden Beachfront, Greymouth

Overnight Campervan Parking

Cobden Beachfront, Greymouth

Overnight Campervan Parking

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North IslandCoromandel

Tui Terrace and Wharf Road, Tairua

Overnight Freedom Parking

Tui Terrace and Wharf Road, Tairua

Overnight Freedom Parking

Maxiumum 2 parks for 2 nights. Self Contained Campers Only.

North IslandBay of Plenty

Freedom camping for self-contained campers at Dotterel Point in Puekehina

South IslandQueenstown Region

Glacier Burn Carpark

Overnight Campervan Parking

Glacier Burn Carpark

Overnight Campervan Parking

North IslandAuckland Region

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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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North IslandBay of Plenty

TECT All Terrain Park

Overnight Campervan Parking

TECT All Terrain Park

Overnight Campervan Parking

South IslandCanterbury

Cust Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

Cust Domain

Overnight Campervan Parking

North IslandHawkes Bay

BMX Pump Track Carpark, Marine Parade

Overnight Campervan Parking

BMX Pump Track Carpark, Marine Parade

Overnight Campervan Parking

North IslandWairarapa

Not a huge carpark, but what a location:)

Castlepoint Carpark

Castlepoint Scenic Reserve - Overnight Campervan Parking

Castlepoint Carpark

Castlepoint Scenic Reserve - Overnight Campervan Parking

One of the most spectacular sites along the Wairarapa coastline!