Located in Kawatiri area in the Nelson/Tasman region
IntroductionCamp at the historic Kawatiri Railway Station site. Explore the old rail bridge, tunnel and station. A great place to walk, fish or picnic.
- Non-powered/tent sites
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
- Wheelchair accessible
- Walking and tramping
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
Payment with a DOC Campsite Pass is preferred. Otherwise, pay your fees with cash at the self-registration stand at the campsite or to the camp warden if present. Put the correct fee in the envelope provided and place the receipt section of the envelope on your vehicle or tent.
- Adult (18+ years): $10 per night
- Child (5–17 years): $5 per night
- Infant (0–4 years): free
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
Kawatiri Junction, corner SH 63 and SH 6, northwest of St Arnaud.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1568176, N5384128
Latitude: -41.69399144, Longitude: 172.6175611
Fires are not permitted within the camping area or on the beach.
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