Beach at Papatowai
Image: Benhi Dixon | Creative Commons

Introduction

This is a standard campsite in the Coastal Otago area on the Catlins coast is nestled in the bush. It has easy access to the beautiful beach and estuary at Papatowai, and there are short walks nearby.

Access

  • Campervan
  • Car
  • Caravan

Landscape

  • Coastal

Category

  • Category
Standard

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Shelter for cooking
  • Shop
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
  • Wheelchair accessible
50 non-powered/tent sites

Seasonal restrictions

Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only
COVID-19 vaccination policy

From 15 December 2021 eligible people aged 12 years three months and over must be fully vaccinated to use DOC accommodation. See COVID-19 vaccine policy.

Contacts

Murihiku / Invercargill Office
Phone:   +64 3 211 2400
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   invercargill@doc.govt.nz
Address:   7th Floor
CUE on Don
33 Don Street
Invercargill 9810
Postal Address:   PO Box 743
Invercargill 9840
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