Herbert Forest Campground

Secluded sites amongst 12 acres of mature trees and shrubs on our 52 acre property which backs onto the Waianakarua river. Plenty of room to be on your own or camp with friends and family. Camping the old fashioned way.

Per night
$10 - $65

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There's loads to see in the area:

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Wonderful bird life - Bellbirds, Tuis, Wood Pigeons, Fantails & lots more.

Waianakarua River is on the camp boundary. Easy to walk with deep swimming holes.

Bush walks, tramping, hiking and mountain biking are all possible nearby (1km) Herbert Forest.

Horse Treks along the camp river (Waianakarua) for beginners or for the more experienced beach or forest treks are available. Rides to suit all levels, from first timers to those who have been riding their whole lives.

Beautiful gardens in the area.

Moeraki Boulders is a 10 min drive from the camp.

Beaches within 5-10minutes drive.

Penguin viewing at Moeraki lighthouse and at the Oamaru Penguin Colony.


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Physical address

Herbert Forest Campground, 99 Breakneck Rd, Herbert, Oamaru, Waitaki, New Zealand.

Opening times

Months of operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features

  • Pet Friendly
  • Waste Station
  • Playground
  • Children Welcome
Number of rooms:

Pricing and Conditions

Per night $10.00 - $65.00
Age restriction:

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