Where Can I Camp?
- Rangitata River Mouth
- Ashburton Holiday Park
- Rakaia Gorge
Rangitata River Mouth
|Camp Fees:||Unpowered||$15.00 2 people per day|
$550.00 Season for 91 days
|||Powered||$17.00 2 people per day|
|||Seasonal||$630 (91 days = $6.92 per night)|
|||||$6.00 extra adult per day|
||||| $2.00 per child (5-15 years) per day|
|||||Children 1-5 years free|
Ashburton Holiday Park
Fees from 1 January 2012
|Camp Fees:||Powered sites||$20/night – One adults|
|||||$35/night – Two adults|
|||||$18/night – Extra adult|
|||||$10/night – Extra child|
|||Long Term||$110/week – One person|
|||||$145/week – Two people|
|||Non Powered Sites||$16/night – One adult|
|||||$8/night – One Child|
|||Long Term||$87/week – One Person|
|||||$100/week – Two People|
|||Cabin||$65/night - one adult|
|||||$65/night – two adults|
|||||$18/night – extra adult|
|||||$13/night - extra child|
|||Dorm Room||$20/night – per person|
|||Long Term||$115/week – per person|
For more information, call (03) 308 6805.
Situated on a private farm (Redcliff Station) land approximate 27KM northwest of Methven – please follow the signs along the road. Onsite facilities are very basic long drop toilets. Camp fee $2/night. Campers can access the Rakaia River for fishing activities.
Rakaia Huts Reserve
At Rakaia Hut accessed off Kingsburys Road, some sites are available at "donation rate levels". Camping is permitted overnight but not long term. Toilet facilities only are provided.
Taylor Stream, Bowyers Stream and Hinds River at north of Mayfield
These are basically picnic areas but overnight stay is permitted with self-contained caravan. Each of these locations is adjacent to the highway. Toilet facilities are provided.