Summer camping is now open until Monday 2 April 2018. Permit and fee required
Tokomaru Bay is 92km from Gisborne and 242km from Opotiki. There are 2 areas available for summer camping:
- north end of the bay on Beach Road
- south end of the bay, turn off on Arthur Street to Waiotu Road
Good fishing and surfing beach, but care is required when swimming.
Rubbish collection for summer camping
Your summer camp permit provides you with rubbish bags. We encourage you to recycle and take it to the nearest recycling centre.
Rubbish is collected in the morning from the signposted areas Mondays and Fridays. Also Wednesdays during the peak Christmas/New Year period.
You can freedom camp at the 2 restricted sites outside the summer camping season.
At the south end, Waiotu Rd, camping is only allowed in a self-contained vehicle.
At the north end, opposite Potae Street, camping is allowed.
Maximum stay is 3 nights over any 30 day period.
Please take your waste to the provided disposal points.
For more information read the Freedom Camping Bylaw