Totara Flat, Kauaeranga Valley

Alert/Important notice

Total fire ban.

There is a total fire ban in place in all DOC campsites in the Coromandel, until further notice. No open fires, no camp fires, and no fireworks are permitted.

Campsite category

Scenic

Facilities

Toilets Toilets
Rubbish Bin Rubbish Bin
Water from stream Water from stream

Fees

Totara Flat campsite. Photo: Tony Wasley.
Totara Flat campsite

  • Adult (18+ years): $10 per night
  • Child (5 - 17 years): $5 per night
  • Infant (0 - 4 years): free

Booking

This campground cannot be booked, it operates on a first come first in basis. Pay in the visitor centre on arrival or use the honesty box in the campground.

Campsite details

  • Number of tent sites - 30
  • Maximum number of people - 100

This campsite offers two different camping levels, on the lower level you can camp right on the rivers edge. Walk on a boardwalk through forest.

This is one of nine campsites beside the Kauaeranga River.

Location

7.5 km north of Visitor Centre. Second campsite on right past Visitor Centre.

Getting there

Follow the Kauaeranga Valley Road from Thames for 14 km to the Visitor Centre. Totara Flat is 7.5 km north of the Visitor Centre. Second campground on right past Visitor Centre.

Grid reference: NZTM2000, E1836676-N5893933
Latitude:-37.07102195, Longitude: 175.66221041

Plan and prepare

  • Open through winter.
  • Pay camp fees at the Kauaeranga Visitor Centre.
 

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Safety

Total fire ban

There is a total fire ban in place in all DOC campsites in the Coromandel, until further notice. No open fires, no camp fires, and no fireworks are permitted.

Alerts for Coromandel places

Contacts

Kauaeranga Visitor Centre
Phone:      +64 7 867 9080
Address:   Kauaeranga Valley Road
Thames 3577
Email:   kauaerangavc@doc.govt.nz
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