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Craw Campground at

209/213 Anawhata Road


Help protect our kauri trees

To prevent the spread of kauri dieback, large sections of the Waitakere Ranges are now closed. For more information see Protect our kauri trees.

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You need to know

Help protect our kauri trees

You need to clean your footwear and equipment to help prevent the spread of weeds and plant diseases such as Kauri dieback.

We have closed large sections of the Waitākere Ranges Regional Park to prevent the spread of kauri dieback. For more information see Protect our kauri trees.

Booking information

You can book our campgrounds and baches up to six months in advance (12 months for lodges) from the day you intend to arrive up until the maximum stay limit for your chosen option.

Availability refreshes at 12am (midnight) daily. So for example, a 7 night campground booking from 13 to 20 December 2019, will be available to book from 12am on 13 June 2019.

Booking with an underage group

Campground bookings for an unsupervised group under the age of 18:

You will need consent to make a campground booking when your group is aged 16 years and 17 years.

You will need to:

  1. Download our Regional Parks: Parental Consent Form (PDF 87KB)
  2. Have your legal guardian complete and sign the form.
  3. Supply your completed form when you make your booking.

For health and safety reasons, bookings for groups of people aged 15 years and under are not allowed without appropriate supervision.

All other bookings for unsupervised groups under the age of 18:

Baches, lodges and bookable sites may not be booked by people under 18. You may only use these sites with appropriate supervision.

How you can dispose of your waste

All our regional parks are rubbish free. Take all rubbish and recycling with you when you leave.

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About Craw Campground

Campground designed and developed for use by walkers of the Hillary Trail. The camping area is a grassed open area at the old Craw Homestead site on top of a ridge off Anawhata Road.


Learn more about Anawhata, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park before your visit.

Capacity and times



Check-in time


Check-out time




$8.00 (GST inclusive)


$4.00 (GST inclusive)









An open area at the top of the ridge, surrounded by trees.



Tap water is available from tank supply. Please treat before use. Boil for at least three minutes.


Kitchen facilities

Small cooking shelter.



Keep your campsite clean and tidy during your stay and when you leave.



Composting toilet.



Take all rubbish home. No bins or rubbish disposal facilities in this camp ground or in the park.

You may

Tents, campervans, vehicles up to 7m long, small bus, no SCC required.

You may not

Caravans, 5-wheelers

Map of Anawhata, Waitakere Ranges Regional Park