Maori Beach
Image: Graham Commins | Creative Commons

Introduction

This is a basic Great Walk campsite on Stewart Island/Rakiura. Situated in a grassy clearing with sand dunes and the beach in front of it.

Highlights

A track behind the campsite leads to a rusting steam boiler, a relic from the days when Maori Beach supported two sawmills and a school.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Foot

Landscape

  • Coastal

Category

  • Category
Great Walk

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • Water from tap
4 non-powered/tent sites

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

All campsites on the Rakiura Track have a small shelter where you can set up cooking equipment if you need to, as well as a rainwater tank and toilet.

Getting there

The campsite is located on the Rakiura Track near the beach at a historic sawmill site halfway between Lee Bay and Port William Hut.

Location

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1225646-N4799095
Latitude: -46.85664972, Longitude: 168.08849457

Fees

  • Adult (18 years and over): $6 per night
  • Child: (under 17 years): free but booking still required

Bookings

Book Maori Beach campsite online or contact:

Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 219 0009
Address:   15 Main Road
Stewart Island
Email:   stewartisland@doc.govt.nz
Full office details

Read the terms and conditions before you book.

Contacts

Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 219 0009
Address:   15 Main Road
Stewart Island
Email:   stewartisland@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
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