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.

If you under the age of 18 you will be required to get parental consent to make a campground booking.
Please click here to download the consent form

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.

Important notice

No fire permitted at any time. Use fibre-lite pad for all gas cookers


About Waikaha Stream Campground

This campsite is part of the Te Ara Moana, Kayak Trail.  Located at the southern end of the park, the campground has flat, undulating teraces. The site features a beautiful Tarire Grove, please do not camp or cook under them. Be careful, as access to the site has some rocks which are a feature of the Firth of Thames coastline.  Accessible by Sea Kayak only.

Regional park: Click here for information about 'Tapapakanga' (including gate opening hours)
Bookable: View availability calendar
Grade: 2
Cost per night:
Adult: $8.00 18 years and over
Child: $4.00 5 - 17 years
Infant: $0.00 Under 5 years
Max persons: 20
Max stay (peak): 2 nights
Max stay (off-peak): 2 nights
Shelter: Food preparation shelter
Cellphone coverage: No
Potable water: 1
Compost Toilet: 1
Other information: Bookable for Te Ara Moana, Kayak trail users only.


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


Accessible by sea kayak, the site is located at the far south end of the park, situated amongst a Tarire Grove with grassy camping spots.

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