Fires are permitted if there is no regional fire ban in place. Check for fire bans on the Fire Emergency New Zealand Authority website.
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.
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.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1924364, N5713965
The DOC/NZMCA Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.