IntroductionThis 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.
- Non-powered/tent sites
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
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.
In the Great Walks season (1 October – 30 April)
New Zealand citizens and those ordinarily resident in New Zealand*:
- Adult (18+ years): $16 per person, per night
- Child (17 years and under): free but booking still required
- Adult (18+ years): $24 per person, per night
- Child (17 years and under): $12 per person, per night
Proof of eligibility is required for the New Zealand rate.
Outside the Great Walks season (1 May – 30 September)
For all visitors:
- Adult (18+ years): $5 per person, per night
- Child (17 years and under): free
The DOC Campsite Pass cannot be used at this campsite.
Book Port William campsite online or contact:
|Rakiura National Park Visitor Centre|
|Phone:||+64 3 219 0009|
|Fax:||+64 4 471 1117|
15 Main Road
PO Box 3
Rakiura/Stewart Island 9846
|Full office details|
Read the terms and conditions before you book.
The campsite is located on the Rakiura Track near the beach 5 minutes from Port William Hut.
Tracks to this campsite
Rakiura TrackLocated in Rakiura National Park and Stewart Island/RakiuraEscape on an island adventure - relax and unwind in the peaceful surroundings with the bush, birds and beach at your side.Duration 3 daysDifficulty Intermediate
Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1225039-N4801297
Latitude: -46.83664923, Longitude: 168.08389454