The traditional and quintessential Kiwi camping holiday experience is still a welcome feature in Central Otago

Whatever type of camping holiday you enjoy – you will be welcomed in Central Otago. In and around urban areas campers enjoy a wide choice of fully serviced camping grounds. 

To ensure an enjoyable camping experience for all, please follow our Responsible Camping Guidelines.

Where can I camp?

Please stay in Holiday Parks, Department of Conservation camping grounds or other designated areas.

​Where can you camp?​Fully self contained?​Non self contained (no toilet, shower or grey water storage)
​Holiday parksYes​​Yes
​DOC campsites​Yes​Yes
​Designated camping sites with a toilet​Yes​Yes
​Designated camping sites without a toilet​Yes​No


Dump Stations

Click on the linked address for a Google map.





  • Roxburgh Public Dump Station, Te​viot Street, Roxburgh​


Transfer Stations

If you have rubbish to dispose of please use the Transfer Stations located around the district.

Page reviewed: 04 Jun 2020 6:18pm