Camp Shop & Hours

The camp shop is available from 9.00am to 6.00pm during Summer & Spring and 9.00am to 5.00pm in Autumn & Winter.

We stock:

  • Tip Top Ice Creams
  • Lollies
  • Soft Drinks
  • Bug Repellant
  • Frozen Meals
  • General Grocery Items

We have a great selection of DVD's to borrow and a 'swap a book' library. 

Arrival Times 

12pm-6pm for powered & unpowered sites. 2pm-6pm for Cabins, Pods, and Dorms. If you require an arrival time later than 6pm you MUST organize this before your day of arrival. ALL late arrivals are subject to approval.

Departure Times

11am for unpowered and powered sites. 10am for Cabins, Pods, and Dorms. ALL departures MUST be on time.


Balance of account is to be paid on arrival. Payment must be made for the full time booked. All Christmas-New Year bookings must be paid in full in advance before arrival.


Must have an electrical warrant of fitness. Must have own wastewater container.

Electricity can only be connected through an approved RCD Safety Switch.

One vehicle to be parked on own site only. No parking of vehicles on camp road grass verges. Access ways to rear sites must be kept clear. Excess vehicles and trailers are to be parked in ther overflow carpark located across from the camp gate.

Vehicle speed in park is limited to a walking pace only - 5km.


In consideration of other campers we ask for:

- Reasonable behaviour at all times. No excessive drinking or loud noise.
- No noise after 10.30 pm (12.30am NY Eve)
- Liquor can only be consumed on your site or in your unit
- Payment of a $50 per person behaviour bond may be required

Cost of damage to property or accommodation will be recovered.

Please supervise children at all times to keep them safe. Please do not allow children to operate the gate. 

4 powered/unpowered sites only, available  for campers with well behaved dogs. Situated just outside the main camp gate Dogs are NOT allowed in the campground  nor in any of our roofed accomodation but can be taken on a lead to the Reserve & river. Please check availablity to book a site. 

Visitors to your site are by courtesy of Managment only 

Visitors are to register at the office on arrival. Visitors cars are NOT permitted in the campground threse are to be parked in the overflow carpark. All visitors must depart my 7.30pm.  Any unregistered guests on your site will be charged full camp fees. 

Ashley Gorge Road gates are locked at dusk each night till 7.30 am. 

Non-recyclable rubbish only to be put in rubbish bins. Glass, plastic, cardboard & paper is all recycled so please use Recycling Stations beside most rubbish bins, please do not put glass in the general rubbish.

Fire Ban
All year round including the Reserve and riverbed. Gas BBQs and Electric BBQs only. No Fireworks.


Our internet is provided by IKS. Internet vouchers are available for purchase at the camp shop.

Located in the centre of the camp which contain kitchens, laundry, toilets and showers.

Contain jugs, toasters, microwaves, cooking elements, ovens and fridge freezers.  Kitchens may be locked between 10.30 pm and 7 am & no overnight charging is permitted.

Provided for your use or bring your own GAS bbq. 

Washing machines (2 x $2 coins) and dryers (1 x $2 coin) are located in the laundry. Iron and ironing board provided. Powder available from the camp shop.

Operate on tokens, & can be purchased from the office for $1.50. 1 token for 5-6 minutes. 

The kitchen and ablutions block are cleaned throughly twice daily and checked often.

Dump Station
Situated outside camp gate

Basic Rules
Please observe the basic rules of the Holiday Parks Association of NZ. See Noticeboard. We ask for your co-operation so that your stay and the stay of other guests can be enjoyable.

Cancellation Policy
No Show = No refund - Any booking cancelled with more than 14 days notice will receive a refund of their deposit less $25.00 admin fee and any card charges. No refund for any booking cancelled within 14 days of arrival date.

- Christmas/New Year bookings must be fully paid in advance.
- No booking is confirmed until a deposit is paid.
- Prices may be subject to change without notification.
- No refunds for early departures.
- Minimum stay applies over the Dec/Jan period and Long Weekends.
- Specific site subject to alteration if management find it necessary.

Enjoy your stay with us

  • Kitchen Cabins
  • Camping Sites
  • Dormitory Complex

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