Closed during winter. Open from Labour Weekend until 30 April.
Fires are not permitted at any time.
This is one of nine campsites beside the Kauaeranga River.
Follow the Kauaeranga Valley Rd from Thames for 14 km to the Kauaeranga Visitor Centre. Whangaiterenga is 5 km north of the visitor centre, second campsite on the left past the visitor centre (and 2 km north of Hotoritori campsite).
Access: Gravel road.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1835120, N5892542
Latitude: -37.0839389, Longitude: 175.64516043
Until 30 June 2019:
From 1 July 2019:
Pay camp fees at the Kauaeranga Visitor Centre.
The campsite pass for rental campervans can be used at this campsite.
The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite except between 20 December and the end of Waitangi weekend.
Backcountry Hut Passes cannot be used at this campsite.
Book a Kauaeranga Valley campsite online, or contact:
|Kauaeranga Visitor Centre|
|Phone:||+64 7 867 9080|
|Fax:||+64 4 471 1117|
995C Kauaeranga Valley Road
PO Box 343
|Full office details|
Note, you will be booking a campsite in the Kauaeranga Valley – you can choose to camp at this particular campsite on arrival.
Read the booking terms and conditions before you book.
From the campsite there is a one hour return walk to a lookout with views of the valley nearby.