Port Jackson Campground is at the northern tip of the Peninsula right on the beachfront. Book in advance to miss the summer rush. October, November, March and April are the best times to visit if you're after warm temperatures with out the crowds.
There are fire pits available for those endless summer nights under the stars.
Service standard: Backcountry.
Nightly fees: Adult $10 / Child $5 unpowered site.
This campground is Pack In Pack Out. There are no rubbish or recycling facilities for compost or food waste. A container with a sealed lid is recommended for your food scraps.
The closest refuse transfer station is 525 Hauraki Road, Coromandel Town. See Thames Coromandel District Council website (external site) for opening hours and other transfer stations.