Te tōpuni ki te Rae o Turihaua

Turihaua point camping

Summer camping permit and fee required

Summer camping at Turihaua Point is closed and reopens Labour weekend.

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 camp at Turihaua Point.

Rubbish collection Rubbish collection point sign

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.