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Schischka House at Wenderholm Regional Park

COVID-19 Alert Level 1 – Accommodation information

Campgrounds, self-contained vehicle sites, baches and lodges are open for bookings.

Schischka House is a modernised large farm homestead on the edge of the Puhoi Estuary.

It has a good size kitchen and dining area, large living room, five bedrooms and large deck with picnic tables overlooking the estuary.

The bach has wheelchair access via a wooden ramp but the bathroom isn't completely accessible.


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37 Schischka Road, Waiwera

Directions and access

Go through the main park automatic entrance gate and travel about 100m, turn left at the Schischka House and campground automatic gate and follow the signs to Schischka House.

A combination code will be provided with your booking.

See more about Wenderholm Regional Park access information.

Availability and prices

Maximum number of people


Maximum stay

7 nights

Check-in time


Check-out time

12pm (noon)

Summer, weekend and public holidays

$275.00 (GST inclusive)

Winter weekdays

$200.00 (GST inclusive)


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Booking information

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

Find out about booking changes and cancellations, and booking if you are under 18, on How to book accommodation.


  • Bedroom one and two: one queen bed in each
  • Bedrooms three, four and five: two single beds in each.
You need to supply bed linen, blankets, duvets, sleeping bags, pillows, towels, tea towels, food, mosquito repellent and personal items.




Drinkable (potable) town water supply.


Power supply

Standard domestic power supply.


Kitchen facilities

Fridge/freezer, stove, toaster, kettle, cooking utensils, crockery and cutlery provided.


Toilets and bathrooms

Two are bathrooms. There is an accessible bathroom with tiled wet room - shared shower, basin and toilet. The second bathroom has a shower and hand basin. There is also a separate second toilet and hand basin.



Heaters provided. Heat pump with ventilation into each room. The control panel is in the passage on the wall above the ventilation panels.




Dogs, other animals and pets are prohibited at all times.



You must keep the house and surrounding site clean and tidy during your stay, and when you leave.
To protect against COVID-19 please clean all utensils, crockery and surfaces on your arrival and departure.



There are wheelie bins for general rubbish outside the house. Separate recyclable items and food waste - these can be placed in the large recycling bin and worm bin just outside the entrance to the main camping area.


Overnight vehicles and tents

You may not stay in tents or camp in vehicles around the house.



Fires prohibited at all times.

Information about the park

Map of Wenderholm Regional Park

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