Stony Bay campsite

Alert/Important notice

Stony Bay campsite is open

Updated 4 July 2014: Stony Bay campsite is open. The conditions are wet, further rain may cause the ford to flood.

Campsite category

Scenic

Facilities

Water from tap Water from tap
Toilets Toilets
Picnic Table Picnic Table
Rubbish Bin Rubbish Bin
Showers (cold) Showers (cold)

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $10 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $5 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Booking

Book Stony Bay campsite online or:

For enquiries from 1 October to 30 April, contact:

Stony Bay campsite
Phone: +64 7 866 6822
Address: Stony Bay Road
Coromandel 3584
Email: stonybaycampground@doc.govt.nz

For enquiries from 1 May to 30 September, contact:

Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 867 9080
Address:   Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
 

Read the terms and conditions before you book.

Note: A surcharge will apply for phone and email bookings.

Campsite details

Camping at Stony Bay campsite.
Camping at Stony Bay campsite

  • Number of tent/caravan/motorhome sites - 122
  • Maximum number of people - 390

This is a spacious (5 ha) campsite beside the coast.

The campsite also includes Stony Bay bach.

Maps

Stony Bay campsite pods 1-2 (PDF, 385K)

Stony Bay campsite pods 3-4 (PDF, 435K)

Location

55 km north of Coromandel.

Getting there

From Coromandel take the Colville Road for 22 km until the Whangaahei Junction, then turn right and follow the Port Charles Rd to Sandy Bay, and then the Stony Bay Rd until the end.

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1816877-N5956498
Latitude: -36.51231214, Longitude: 175.42188241

Longitude: 175.4226609
Latitude: 36.5125151

Notes

Stony bay. Photo: Adrienne Grant.
Stony Bay

  • Unsealed road access from Colville
  • Dogs are prohibited at the campsite
  • Fires are restricted to concrete fireplace units provided

Activities

Boating Boating
Diving and snorkelling Diving and snorkelling
Fishing Fishing
Kayaking and canoeing Kayaking and canoeing
Swimming Swimming
Walking/tramping/hiking Walking/tramping/hiking

Tracks and walks

Walk to Fletcher Bay along the Coromandel Walkway.

Fishing / Diving and snorkelling

Good fishing and diving nearby.

Plan and prepare

  • The campsite has Telecom 3G mobile coverage
 

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Weather

Maps

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Safety

Follow the Outdoor Safety Code:
1. Plan your trip
2. Tell someone
3. Be aware of the weather
4. Know your limits
5. Take sufficient supplies

Contacts

Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 867 9080
Address:   Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
Full office details
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