Waihau Beach - Loisels Camping
A permit and fee is required to camp.
Where to buy a permit, before you set up camp.
No freedom camping allowed
About Waihau Beach
Waihau Beach also known as Loisels, is approximately 42km from Gisborne city.
The camping area is 6km from the state highway turn-off, at the northern end of the bay at the end of Waihau Road.
Excellent surfing, fishing, diving and swimming.
Check the map to see where you can camp at Waihau Beach - Loisels Beach [PDF, 576 KB]
Blue rubbish bags are provided with your permit. We encourage you to recycle, take it to the nearest recycling centre.
Do not leave rubbish bags on the roadside. Take blue rubbish bags 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.