Turihaua Point Camping
Due to Covid-19 all our summer and freedom camping areas are closed until further notice.
About Turihaua Point
Turihaua Point is located approximately 16km from Gisborne. Good swimming, fishing and diving.
During the Christmas holiday period a 70 km/hr speed restriction is in place on the state highway in this area to protect campers.
For safety reasons no tents or caravans are allowed to be set up within 10m of the edge of the road. No vehicle can park within 5m of the edge of the road. The area will be marked out with 5m and 10m lines.
Check the map to see where you can summer camp at Turihaua Point [PDF, 846 KB]
Rubbish bags are provided with your permit. We encourage you to recycle, take it to the recycling centre in town.
Do not leave rubbish bags on the roadside.
Take your rubbish bag to the signposted "Collection Point' at the sign, on Mondays and Fridays. Also Wednesdays during the peak Christmas/New Year period.
Rubbish is collected in the mornings.