The Hunua Ranges encompass more than 14,000 hectares of native forest featuring four water catchment reservoirs, tramping tracks, mountain biking,
amazing scenery, fishing, swimming pools and waterfalls. The Hunuas are also
the site of Auckland’s only mainland kokako population and refuge to the
Hochstetter’s frog. Charges for the five campsites are $6 for adults and $4 for
children. These are remote sites with areas for tenting, basic toilets and water
(always boil first). No dogs or fires are allowed at these sites. There are also
two designated areas for self-contained vehicles. Annual passes are available.
There are no rubbish bins provided so please take out all rubbish when you
Booking campgrounds with an underage group
Campground bookings for an unsupervised group, under the age of 18:
You will need consent to make a campground booking when your group is aged 16 years and 17 years.
You will need to:
- Download the Regional Parks: Parental Consent Form
- Have your legal guardian complete and signed the form.
- Supply your completed form when you make your booking.
For health and safety reasons bookings for groups of people aged 15 years and under are not allowed, without appropriate supervision.
All other bookings for unsupervised group under the age of 18:
You will not be unable to make bookings for our baches, lodges and bookable sites. You may only use these sites with appropriate supervision.