Peninsula Camping Ground

Peninsula Camping Ground

Awhitu Regional Park


5 Rankers Reviews

1 Face-to-Face

3 Pukekohe


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Vehicle based beachside camping in Awhitu.

Situated between Kauritutahi Beach and Brook Beach in Auckland's Manukau Harbour, Peninsula Campground has facilities including toilets, barbecues and drinking water.
Campervans and motorhomes welcome, maximum stay is 7 nights.


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North IslandAuckland RegionPukekohe


  • Basic Camping


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Michael M's avatar

Michael M

Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful Campsite. Short walk to the beach. Clean Toiletts. Lots of space.
Booking is a bit complicated (only online at The code for the Gate is sent via mail (seconds after the booking)
I will visit this site again.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Matt MacD

Ranking: 1/10

There is NO camping allowed here anymore. All camp fees for peninsula are out of date too. Be prepared to pay $30 minimum per night for a tent alone in the area.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Jacques Dumas

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Nice quiet campground, with only toilets. Safe beach for swimming and kayaking. Eels were definitely a hit with the kids. Planning to camp there again soon.

Reviewed about 6 years ago

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Garry Renton

New Zealand

Ranking: 7/10

Lovely spot for a DOC camp.

Reviewed over 6 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Beautiful campground, lots of space. Great place for kids to explore. Lots to do...beach, walks, mountain biking, see the eels, jump off the jetty. Kids want to go back.

Reviewed almost 9 years ago