Tapapakanga Bach is located in Tapapakanga regional park
Please note that booking hours for regional parks campgrounds, SCC campgrounds, SCC parking areas, baches and bookable sites is as follows:
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.
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.
Tapapakanga bach offers extensive views across farmland to the distant Coromandal Range. The bach is a 3 bedroom farmhouse that overlooks Tapapakanga Regional Park. The beach is approximately 20 minutes walk following the white markers. An attractive coastal farm park, Tapapakanga has a rich Maori and European history and offers an accessible, pohutukawa edged beach on the western shores of the Firth of Thames. The Tapapakanga Stream winds its way through the park.
For more information please contact us at the Auckland Council or email
Drive south on Highway 1, take the Manurewa off ramp and head for Clevedon. From Clevedon, follow the signs to Kawakawa Bay and on towards Orere Point. Just past Orere Point travel past Tapapakanga Regional Park entrance on Deery Road, the bach entrance is approximately 400m further on the left, 280 Orere Matingarahi Road . Use the gate combination provided on the booking form to access.
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