Te tōpuni ki te Tāhuna o Kaiaua

Kaiaua Beach camping

Summer campground and freedom camping

Summer camping at Kaiaua Beach is closed and reopens Labour weekend.

Freedom camping is only allowed between Easter to Labour weekend.
For more information see the freedom camping information

About Kaiaua Beach

Kaiaua Beach is 60km from Gisborne and 274km from Opotiki.  The beach is 6km from the state highway turn-off.  
Excellent beach for fishing and swimming.

Check the map to see where you can camp at Kaiaua Beach.

Rubbish collection for summer camping only

Rubbish bags are provided with your permit. We encourage you to recycle, take it to the recycling centre in town.

Do not put rubbish bags on the roadside.

Take rubbish bags to the signposted "Collection Point' by the sign on Mondays and Fridays. Also Wednesdays during the peak Christmas/New Year period.
Rubbish is collected in the mornings.

Freedom camping

You can freedom camp in the designated area outside the summer camping season.

Camping is allowed only within the designated camping area.

Maximum stay is 3 nights over any 30-day period.

Please take your all your waste with you.

For more information read the Freedom Camping Bylaw