Turihaua Point Camping
Summer camping at Turihaua Point is open until Sunday 12 April 2020.
A permit and fee is required before you set up camp. Where to buy a permit
No freedom camping at any time.
About Turihaua Point
Turihaua Point is located approximately 16km from Gisborne. Good swimming, fishing and diving.
During the Christmas holiday period a 70 km/hr speed restriction is in place on the state highway in this area to protect campers.
For safety reasons no tents or caravans are allowed to be set up within 10m of the edge of the road. No vehicle can park within 5m of the edge of the road. The area will be marked out with 5m and 10m lines.
Check the map to see where you can summer camp at Turihaua Point [PDF, 846 KB]
Rubbish bags are provided with your permit. We encourage you to recycle, take it to the recycling centre in town.
Do not leave rubbish bags on the roadside.
Take your rubbish bag to the signposted "Collection Point' at the sign, on Mondays and Fridays. Also Wednesdays during the peak Christmas/New Year period.
Rubbish is collected in the mornings.