IntroductionPark up near the shores of Diamond Lake, on the edge of Mt Aspiring National Park. Swim, fish or go kayaking.
- Rivers and lakes
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from stream
- Kayaking and canoeing
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
Currently the campsite is suitable for campervans and caravans only.
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.
Located 17 km from Glenorchy. Follow the Glenorchy–Paradise Road.
Access: From the Rees River Bridge, there's 9 km of gravel road.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1234316, N5036452
Latitude: -44.73171743, Longitude: 168.38184312
Diamond Lake Campsite may flood in heavy rain.
Choosing a safe tent site
For your safety we recommend not camping under the trees at this campsite.