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Te tōpuni ki te Pāka o Doneraille

Doneraille Park camping

Restricted seasonal camping area, permit required.

Camping at Doneraille Park opens Labour weekend.

You must have a permit before you set up camp. Apply here online, the link will be live soon.

There's no charge for a permit. You must comply with all the conditions on the permit and in the bylaw.

You need to manage your own waste and rubbish.

Camping is allowed in tents and vehicles - chemical toilets are required.

Know the camp site rules

About Doneraille Park

Doneraille Park is on the Tiniroto Road, 61km from Gisborne city and 52km from Wairoa.  If you're heading towards Wairoa, turn right into Ruakaka Road, the camping area is on the left side down the bottom of the hill.

Native bush beside the river, trout fishing and swimming. Check 'Can I swim here' for water quality information.

Where you can camp at Doneraille Park

Restricted seasonal camping area

Rubbish and recycling

We encourage zero waste.

You need to manage your own rubbish. No bags are issued with permits so you need to take your own.

You’re responsible for taking your rubbish away with you. The closest transfer station to sort your rubbish and recycling is Gisborne city

Map of restricted and prohibited camping areas in our district