COVID-19 Alert Level 2 – Accommodation information
Holiday parks and the Waiheke Backpackers Hostel are open for bookings with COVID-19 alert level measures and protocols in place.
Baches, campgrounds and lodges are open from 10am Monday 8 March 2021.
We will be reinstating our standard cancellation and amendment rules under Alert Level 2. Customers wishing to cancel or amend can do so online via their MyAuckland accounts.
Customers who have not started their planned stay over Alert Level 3 (28 Feb-6 Mar 2021 inclusive) that have not amended or cancelled these bookings will require a manual refund for the nights affected, and we will advise if details are required.
If you haven't received cancellation communications, please email
This vehicle-based campground a large grassed area and is usually closed in winter due to ground being too boggy.
Check for open and closed tracks and help protect our kauri
We have closed large sections of our parks to prevent the spread of kauri dieback.
When you visit our parks, you need to clean your footwear and equipment to avoid transferring disease from one area to another.
Find open and closed tracks and read about protecting our kauri.
Blackberry Flats campground - Locked access gate.
Blackberry Flats campground - Road into the campground.
Blackberry Flats campground - Entrance to the campground.
1748 East Coast Road, Whakatiwai
Directions and access
Main park gates are open from 6am to 9pm during daylight savings hours and 6am to 7pm during non-daylight saving hours.
Head inland from East Coast Road to the entrance of the park. Go past the information office and over two cattle stops. Then head straight until the road bends to the left.
You will need a combination code to open the locked access gate - we will send you the combination code with your booking confirmation.
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Waharau Regional Park
Availability and prices
Other ways to book your accommodation
Maximum number of people
7 nights (1 October to 30 May).
Closed (31 May to 30 September).
$17.00 (GST inclusive)
$6.50 (GST inclusive)
Bookings can only be made six months in advance for campgrounds. Availability refreshes at midnight daily.
From 17 December to 31 January: group bookings are limited to a maximum of 10 people.
From 1 February to 16 December: group bookings are limited to a maximum of 20 people.
Find out about booking changes and cancellations, and booking if you are under 18, on How to book accommodation.
Information about the park
Map of Waharau Regional Park
Report a problem
Report a non-urgent problem at www.aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/report-it. Call our regional parks team on 09 366 2000 to report an urgent problem. Email general enquiries and feedback to email@example.com.