Northland is currently in Orange under the COVID-19 Protection Framework | Bookings for the 2022/23 season will be open from 1 July 2022.

Pine Beach

Kai Iwi Lakes

About the Campground

To achieve necessary repairs and maintenance we have limited the availability of camp sites. Please refer to the booking page for real time availability. There may be times when the Domain will be closed to the public to carry out pest eradication, weed control and other activities. We apologise for any inconvenience caused. Both campgrounds will be open for both Queen's birthday (6 June) and Matariki (24 June) long weekends.

Pine Beach Campground is on the eastern side beachfront of Lake Taharoa. It offers a true camping experience for tents, caravans or motorhomes. The maximum capacity is 480 people. This campground has 39 powered sites, 98 non-powered sites, two ablution facilities (separate male and female), hot water showers (coin operated - $2) and flush toilets including accessible shower and toilet cubicle per male and female.
Campground Fees - Off Season (01 May - 30 September)
Adults - $22.00 powered - $12.00 non-powered (15 years +)
Additional adults - $12.00 per night (powered/non-powered)
Child - $6.00 per child per night (5 to 14 years)
Infants - 4 years and under are free

Please read our Campground rules
Please note the campground gates are locked at 9.30pm every night.

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Kai Iwi Lakes

Drinking Water

The water at Taharoa Domain is not supplied from a potable water source. You will need to bring your own drinking water with you. The water supplied is only to be used for cleaning, showering and the toilets.

Non-powered sites

When booking non-powered camping at our campground, you require spaces equivalent to the number of people in your group, including children 5 years and older. You are not booking a site. This is to ensure we do not exceed our allowable maximum campers in the campground at any given time.

Non-powered campers can set up anywhere in the campground, excluding the powered sites area, and is a first come basis. The non-powered camping area is outlined in red on this map.

Powered sites

When booking powered camping at our campgrounds, charges apply per person/per night. Each site is capped to a maximum of five people (including children 5 years and over). This is to ensure we do not exceed our allowable maximum campers in the campground at any given time.

Please bring a single phase 15amp round plug to connect to the power supply (caravan plug). Powered sites as indicated in this map.

Kitchen facilities are not available onsite.


Available over the peak summer period from Pine Beach office.