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.


About Schischka Campground

This is a new campground. The campground is alongside the Puhoi River estuary. The Wenderholm beach is approx: 1.5 km by road from the campground. While there are lots of trees through the amenity plantings and larger pohutukawa trees throughout the campground, these will only provide limited shade and wind shelter for a few years.

Regional park: Click here for information about 'Wenderholm' (including gate opening hours)
Bookable: View availability calendar
Grade: Vehicle based
Cost per night:
Adult: $15.00 18 years and over
Child: $6.00 5 - 17 years
Infant: $0.00 Under 5 years
Max persons: 160
Max stay (peak): 7 nights
Max stay (off-peak): 7 nights
Potable water: Potable water (town supply) taps around the campground.
Toilet block: One central unisex toilet block with 7 individual cubicles, one of which is wheel-chair accessible.

The campground and the park are not accessible after park closing times. The combination codes will not open the main park entrance gate


Tents. purpose built vans, campermatics, caravans, 5th Wheelers, campervans and small buses (no length limit applies). No Self-Containment certificate required.


All trucks and portable container dwellings

Main camping area:

Large area surrounded by amenity plantings creating small camping bays throughout the campground with pohutukawa trees scattered though the campground.   Large open area between the camping area and the Puhoi River estuary.

Extension camping area:

Large flat area to the east of the main campground has amenity plantings along the western side only. This area will be closed and grazed over the winter months.


No showers. Campers need to bring their own solar shower, shower tent and solar shower support. Showers must not be hung from trees.


There are labelled Molok recycle and general rubbish containers just outside the entrance to the main camping area. Only put recyclable items into the recycling container as sign-posted. Dispose of all biodegradable food waste as sign-posted in the worm container.


Are prohibited at all times


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


Go through the main park automatic entrance gate, travel approx 100 meters, turning left at the campground automatic gate and follow the signs to the campground. The campground is on the right approx: 750 meters down the road.