Introduction

Small camp next to the Minginui Stream. Walk through podocarp forest.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Car
  • Motorhome
  • Caravan

Landscape

  • Forest

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Campfires permitted (except in fire bans)
  • Water from stream
3 non-powered/tent sites

Seasonal restrictions

Fires are permitted if there is no regional fire ban in place. Check for fire bans on the Rural Fire Authority website.

Dog access

Dogs with a DOC permit only. Contact the relevant DOC office to obtain a permit.

About this campsite

A small campsite by the Minginui Stream, the Sanctuary Campsite protects a striking remnant of podocarp forest and a bird sanctuary. The Sanctuary Track is an easy loop track that leads through remnant podocarp forest.

Getting there

Turn left off Minginui Road just before Minginui village. The campsite is 7.5 km down Sanctuary Road. There is direct vehicle access from Sanctuary Road.

Location

NZTM2000 coordinates: E1924364, N5713965

Fees

Free

Contacts

Whakatane Office
Phone:   +64 7 307 2770
Address:   1/100 Valley Road
Whakatane
Email:   opotiki@doc.govt.nz
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