No tap water in winter.
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
You need to book ahead. Campsite Pass bookings must be completed before occupying a site. If you do not pre-book, campground staff (if present) may be able to make the booking for you if space is available. There is a $10 charge for this service. To avoid any disappointment book well in advance.
Bookings are open for stays from 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2022.
Bookings are required all year.
A $10 service fee applies to all phone, email and in-person bookings.
Your booking will be for a site, which will be allocated or selected on arrival.
Shore of Lake Hāwea, Meads Road, 40 min (32 km) north of Wanaka off SH6.
Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1302511-N5072411
Latitude: -44.4411771, Longitude: 169.26180602
For your safety, we recommend not camping under the trees at this campsite.
Kidds Bush Nature Walk starts from the campsite.
Eligible people must be fully vaccinated to use DOC accommodation.