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The DOC camp is one of the best.

Department of Conservation camps are scattered around beautiful remote parts of NZ. Waikawau is... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2018
Bryan W
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Mount Maunganui, New Zealand
Amazing!

Amazing place and amazing rock formations. We went in an RV and the last part of the drive was... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2017
PamNottingham_UK
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Nottingham, UK
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18 Mar 2018
“The DOC camp is one of the best.”
25 Jun 2017
“Amazing!”
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Waikawau Rd, Waikawau 3584, New Zealand
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Department of Conservation camps are scattered around beautiful remote parts of NZ. Waikawau is very good, and I've been to a lot. It's close to the beach, has lots of shade camping possibilities, modern, clean amenities, and even a few powered sites.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 25 June 2017

Amazing place and amazing rock formations. We went in an RV and the last part of the drive was challenging - so take care. There is a small parking area before the tunnel but turning is tight.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank PamNottingham_UK
Reviewed 13 April 2017

A couple of us had wanted to visit this spot for a while - having been to the other two Waikawaus in NZ - and so we finally made a date for early April. We travelled from Otorohanga to the north and left via Awakino...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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