Homestead Campsite

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Introduction

This is a basic campsite in Central Otago. This isolated campsite is the ideal base for mountain biking, hunting, fishing and tramping in the nearby St Bathans and Hawkdun Ranges.

Campsite overview

Access

  • Campervan
  • Car
  • Caravan
  • 4WD

Landscape

  • Rivers and lakes

Category

  • Category
Basic

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings not required - first come, first served

Facilities

  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets - non-flush
  • Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
  • Wheelchair accessible with assistance
20 non-powered/tent sites

Seasonal restrictions

In winter access is by 4WD only. 

Fires are not permitted at any time.

Dog access

Dogs on a leash only

About this campsite

Getting there

From SH85, turn into the Ranfurly end of Loop Rd (St Bathans), follow for 6.5 km. Turn into Hawkdun Runs Rd and follow for 15 km to campsite. It is a gravel road, with one unbridged ford.

Location

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1353948-N5037276
Latitude: -44.77556173, Longitude: 169.89024916

Fees

Free

Contacts

Kā Moana Haehae / Alexandra Office
Phone:   +64 3 440 2040
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   alexandra@doc.govt.nz
Address:   43 Dunstan Road
Alexandra 9320
Postal Address:   PO Box 176
Alexandra 9340
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