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Kaipātiki SCC campground at Kaipātiki

COVID-19 accommodation information

Auckland Council baches remain self-clean spaces. Please clean all utensils, crockery and surfaces on your arrival and departure.

To limit the potential number of contaminated surfaces, we have removed all unnecessary items e.g. books and games, to maintain a high level of hygiene and allow for thorough cleaning of all surfaces. For hygiene reasons all pillows have been removed so please ensure that you bring your own pillows.

Situated within Kāipatiki, the site has 16 non-powered flat hard stands, a dump-station and access to drinkable water.

NZC5465 self-contained certified (SCC) vehicles must camp on the marked designated hard-stand sites. Sites are available on a first-in first-served basis and campers can camp in any unoccupied site. Individual sites cannot be booked and visitors may not camp in tents.

Alcohol is prohibited at all times.

Enjoy the Parakai Springs geothermal pool complex right on your doorstep and explore the stunning natural environment and recreation opportunities of the Kaipara region within driving distance from the campground.

150 Parkhurst Road, Parakai

Directions and access

Turn into the main driveway entrance to the Parakai Springs Hot Pools. Follow the driveway past the pool complex entrance and carpark.

Information about the keypad code will be provided with your booking confirmation.

See more about Kaipatiki access information.

Availability and prices

Maximum number of vehicles


Maximum stay

7 nights

Check-in time


Check-out time


$20.00 (GST inclusive)

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Booking information

Bookings can only be made six months in advance for campgrounds. Availability refreshes at midnight daily.

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Potable drinking water. Single hose available for topping up water supply.
Separate hose for cleaning wastewater storage tanks available with clear separation from water supply hose.


Power supply

No power supply.


Kitchen facilities

No kitchen at this site.


Toilets and bathrooms

Public toilets are available for all users of the reserve during opening hours. There are no showers at this site.




Dogs are prohibited at all times.



Your campsite must be clean and tidy during your stay, and when you leave.



Shared recycling and waste station is available.


Overnight vehicles and tents

You may stay in self-contained certified (SCC) vehicles at this site. Must have a current NZC5465 Self-Containment Certificate from Ministry for the Environment.
Motorhomes, campervans, caravans, 5 wheelers and buses must not be longer than 8m.
You may not stay in tents or any other vehicles including campermatics/pop top campers, trucks and portable container dwellings.
There is only one towing vehicle allowed per site. If the towing vehicle does not fit within the site, it must be parked in the carpark outside the campground.



Fires prohibited at all times.

Information about the park

Map of Kaipātiki

Report a problem

Report a non-urgent problem at Call our regional parks team on 09 366 2000 to report an urgent problem. Email general enquiries and feedback to