Introduction

Camp next to the Wairau River with fishing and swimming nearby.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Car
  • Motorhome
  • Caravan

Landscape

  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Standard

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Water from stream
9 non-powered/tent sites

Activities

  • Fishing
  • Swimming

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

Kowhai Point campsite. Photo: R Mitchinson.
Kowhai Point campsite

Getting there

Adjacent SH 63, Wash Bridge, Wairau River

Location

NZTM2000: E1609426, N5382284
Latitude: -41.71137902, Longitude: 173.11351013

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $8 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $4 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Pay cash on arrival at the self-registration stand at the campsite.

Passes

Activities

Fishing and swimming nearby.

Know before you go

Fires not permitted at any time.

Contacts

Nelson Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 546 9339
Address:   Millers Acre/Taha o te Awa
79 Trafalgar Street
Nelson 7010
Email:   nelsonvc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
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