Turihaua Point Camping
Summer camping at Turihaua Point is open until Sunday 7 April 2019.
A permit and fee is required to camp.
Where to buy a permit, before you set up camp.
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 10 metres 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 5 and 10 metre lines.
Check the map to see where you can summer camp at Turihaua Point [PDF, 846 KB]
Blue 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 blue 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.