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DOC Rarawa Beach Campsite

3 kilometres north of Ngataki., Kaitaia, New Zealand


  • Excellent50%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
  • 25 Mar 2016
    “Great value”
  • 17 May 2015
    “Beautiful white sands”
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Reviewed 25 March 2016

It is really worthwhile buying your DOC passes in advance. You get basic toilet facilities and great views and setting. You can pay at the site or to the ranger. We parked our motorhome and used our own toilet facilities and woke up to a...More

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank ladybrr
Reviewed 17 May 2015

The DOC camping area is a short walk from Rarawa Beach with beautiful white sands. It has good facilities, including two flush toilets and cold showers. It could be busy in summer - we stayed in April and there was plenty of room for our...More

Date of stay: April 2015
Thank neilb430
Reviewed 10 March 2015

DOC Rawara Beach Campsite is a normal campground with cold showers and long drop toilets. The surrounding nature around makes it an unbelievable magical place. Rawara Beach is one of the most beautiful beaches I have seen all my life. If you enjoy to be...More

Date of stay: May 2014
2  Thank Luise Z
Reviewed 18 February 2015

The camping area itself is incredibly pleasant, with an expansive, flat, grassy area to pitch a tent or park a camper. The huge area has some trees and flax bushes that make it possible to position yourself and get some privacy if you wish. The...More

Date of stay: March 2014
3  Thank Keith-B-Robinson
Reviewed 7 February 2015

Just 10 min drive north of Pukenui, Far North, long white wide beach, gravel road to it is a bit rough - just take it slow, another Northland gem, along with Henderson Bay a bit further south, good for getting away from it all.

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank rustle19
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New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Kaitaia
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New Zealand > North Island > Northland Region > Kaitaia
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"Anywhere. Its all great land. Try avoid being too close to the toilets"
29 Mar 2014
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"A good place to stay, but bring everything you need with you."
2 Mar 2014
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