Bookable facilities


Please note that booking hours for regional parks campgrounds, SCC campgrounds, SCC parking areas, baches and bookable sites is as follows:

Daylight saving: 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Monday through to Sunday
Non daylight saving: 8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday through to Sunday

No bookings can be taken over the phone (or in person on site) outside of these times.

No cash payments are available at any time on park. We strongly recommend that you call our contact centre in advance of your arrival on park on (09) 366 2000, option 1, to make your booking.

Animals (except aid dogs) are prohibited at all times.

Remember to be a tidy Kiwi!

All our regional parks are rubbish free. Whether you call it rubbish, trash or garbage, please bag it all up and recycle it or throw it away when you return home.


About Scott Homestead

Available for daytime use only from 8 a.m. - 10 p.m. The grounds around the homestead are included when hiring. Note: Animals (except aid dogs) are prohibited at all times.

Maximum person limits:
  • December, January and February maximum of 30 persons
  • March to November inclusive maximum of 100 persons. 
Visitor safety: For visitor safety upstairs access is prohibited at all times. 
Open fires: Are prohibited at all times.
Regional park: Click here for information about 'Mahurangi' (including gate opening hours)
Bookable: View availability calendar
Grade: Building
  Mid week summer Mid week winter Weekend and public holidays
Community cost $65.00 $65.00 $130.00
Commercial cost $260.00 $260.00 $520.00
Education cost $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Max persons: 100
Booking restriction period: This site can be booked up to twelve months in advance.
Cleaning: Homestead operates on a self-clean basis.
Power supply: Standard domestic power supply.

Untreated tank water. The Ministry of Health recommend boiling untreated drinking water. Conserve water as there is a limited water supply.  


For more information please contact us at the Auckland Council or email


Take State Highway 1 to Warkworth and follow the signs to Snells Beach. Approximately 1km past Snells Beach, turn into Ridge Road. The Homestead is off Ridge Road.

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