Bookings not required - first come, first served
Fires permitted in designated fire places and only if there is no fire ban. Check rules and fire bans before you light.
There is tap water available but it is not safe for drinking. Water is not always available, so take your own.
Pay cash on arrival at the self-registration stand at the campsite. There is a maximum of seven days per stay for this site.
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
The campsite is located halfway between Cape Palliser and Lake Ferry. 58 km south of Martinborough via Lake Ferry Rd, turn on to Cape Palliser Road and continue for approximately 13 km.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1785772, N5408882
Latitude: -41.45015607, Longitude: 175.22403217
Address: 1341 Cape Palliser Road, Featherston 5772
Permission to have a campfire at this site is determined by the Wairarapa Rural Fire District fire season status. Check the current status.
Auckland and parts of the Waikato are at Level 3. DOC huts and campsites are closed in these regions. The rest of New Zealand is at Level 2.