Lake Paringa Campsite
Located in Haast, Paringa and Moeraki rivers area in the West Coast region
IntroductionEnjoy boating, fishing and swimming in the lake and walk the Haast to Paringa Cattle Track.
- Rivers and lakes
- Boat launching
- Non-powered/tent sites
- Toilets - non-flush
- Water from tap - not treated, boil before use
- Wheelchair accessible
- Walking and tramping
Fires are not permitted at any time. See fire rules on conservation land.
- Adult (18+ years): $15 per night
- Child (5–17 years): $7.50 per night
- Infant (0–4 years): free
The DOC Campsite Pass can be used at this campsite.
Campsite Pass bookings must be booked online before occupying a site. If you do not pre-book, bookings may be made by campground staff (if present) and will incur a $10 service charge.
Bookings are open for stays up to 30 June 2023.
Bookings for 1 July 2023 – 30 June 2024 will open in 2023. The opening date will be announced on this page in early April 2023.
All bookings operate on a first-come first-served basis. We do not operate waiting lists for bookings for future seasons, or currently booked-out facilities.
A $10 service fee applies to phone and in-person booking. This is a limited service – book online first. An in-person booking is dependent on there being space available.
Your booking will be for a site, which will be allocated or selected on arrival.
Beside SH6, 40 km north of Haast. Gravel road.
NZTM2000 coordinates: E1311000, N5149767
Latitude: -43.74876161, Longitude: 169.41056285
|Awarua / Haast Visitor Centre|
|Phone:||+64 3 750 0809|
Corner SH6 and Jackson Bay Road
PO Box 50
|Full office details|