Cooney Reserve - Overnight Campervan Parking


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Freedom camping is allowed for campervans and motorhomes with self-containment certification at Cooney Reserve in Omokoroa, 15 minutes north of Tauranga. Access is off Margaret Place.

There is a 3 night maximum stay in any 4 week consecutive period at this site. The 4 consecutive weeks begin from the first overnight stay.

Big thanks to the locals and the Western Bay of Plenty council who allow free camping here!


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North IslandBay of PlentyOmokoroa


  • Freedom Camping
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Bill and Debbie

Ranking: 10/10

Fantastic spot close to Omokoroa ferry, shops, cafes, cycle trail and estuary. Except for the odd distant train rumble this is another paradiso spot. Thanks to the district council. Gates closed at night.

Reviewed 7 months ago

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Ranking: 9/10

Another great spot in Omokoroa - walkways along the waters edge in both directions. Not quite uninterrupted water views but pretty close. Quieter and more private than down the road at the domain

Reviewed almost 7 years ago

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