Magnetic Beach in front of Port William campsite

Image: Graham Commins | Creative Commons

Introduction

This is a basic Great Walk campsite on Stewart Island/Rakiura. It is on a grassy area with Magnetic Beach directly in front of it. It is protected from the prevailing westerly winds by forest.

Campsite overview

Landscape

  • Coastal
  • Forest

Category

  • Category
Great Walk

Bookings

  • Bookings

Bookings required

Facilities

  • Non-powered/tent sites
  • Toilets
  • Water from tap
4 non-powered/tent sites

Dog access

No dogs

About this campsite

All campsites on the Rakiura Track have a small shelter where you can set up cooking equipment if you need to, as well as a rainwater tank and toilet.

Getting there

The campsite is located on the Rakiura Track near the beach 5 minutes from Port William Hut.

Location

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1225039-N4801297
Latitude: -46.83664923, Longitude: 168.08389454

Fees

  • Adult (18+ years): $6 per night
  • Child (17 years and under): free but booking still required

Bookings

Book Port William campsite online or contact:

Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 219 0009
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   stewartisland@doc.govt.nz
Address:   15 Main Road
Oban
Postal Address:   PO Box 3
Rakiura/Stewart Island 9846

Contacts

Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre
Phone:   +64 3 219 0009
Fax:   +64 4 471 1117
Email:   stewartisland@doc.govt.nz
Address:   15 Main Road
Oban
Postal Address:   PO Box 3
Rakiura/Stewart Island 9846
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