Motorhomes "on the road". Routes, destinations, POP's, Activities, Employment etc
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 #138168  by cheal
 Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:12 am
Hi
Has anyone stayed at Jacksons Bay south of Haast. There doesnt appear to be any
camp there but we were wondering what the freedom camping options were like.
Thanks
 #138169  by scubadoo
 Sat Feb 24, 2018 8:18 am
We will be in the area within a day or five and keep the forum informed once we return to the internet world. ;)

My post this morning:
viewtopic.php?f=15&t=2536&start=2248#p138167
 #138209  by Norrie
 Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:41 am
There are NO freedom camping facilities at Jackson Bay, no motor camp,..... nuttin. 😓. Even turning my 9 mtr bus was not easy. GREAT fish and chips though 😁
 #138211  by rayandmargaret
 Mon Feb 26, 2018 12:07 pm
We parked up for the night in one of the lay-bys beside the road just out of Jacksons Bay. Plenty of room for a 9 metre van plus towed car. Very little passing traffic to disturb us.
 #138441  by scubadoo
 Mon Mar 05, 2018 2:54 pm
Finally back to the world of internet.
Jackson Bay is well worth the visit. Also take the side road to the Lake Ellery walking track. We spent a very quiet night in a large gravel pit where the two roads meet. (200m along the Lake Ellery road).
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