Marine Parade Freedom Camping (SC Only)

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3.5 from 28 users.

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93 Marine Parade, Christchurch, South Island.

ccc.govt.nz/rec-and-sport/camping

Description

Freedom camping permitted in CERTIFIED SELF-CONTAINED VEHICLES ONLY. You may stay up to two nights in any 30 day period. Take all rubbish with you and leave no trace. Keep New Zealand clean. Always use the toilet in your vehicle or a public toilet.

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Location

Lat: -43.496794 Lng: 172.727231

User Reviews

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Danateddy

We've stayed here many times over the years. The council generously provides these free spots, and some campers show their appreciation by abiding by the rules. Unlike the young European man yesterday who, despite the presence of a toilet directly, and I mean directly, across the road, came over a pissed in the grass next to our van, two feet from the edge of a heavily used sidewalk. When I chided him, he said, "It's only water!" Water that will reek once the NZ sun bakes it! Once again, we're guests in someone else's country-behave as such. BTW, in this district, that behavior gets you an instant $800. fine.

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jozlod

It was fine. Playground and skatepark across the road. The toilet had one cubicle closed. Got two drive by honks in the evening. Pretty popular, lots of vans to the bays just up or down the road when this one was full.

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ammar64

Okay spot next to a busy road. Locals are a bit of a wierd bunch, love honking etc. Heaps of European backpackers using the drinking water tap to wash their dishes and do they laundry. Disgusting.

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