Freedom camping

Freedom camping trial 'working' despite excesses

Freedom camping trial 'working' despite excesses

The Dunedin City Council insists extra efforts to control freedom camping on Otago Peninsula are working, despite a complaint to police about the numbers descending on Macandrew Bay late last week.

Freedom campers turn attention to Vauxhall

Freedom campers turn attention to Vauxhall

A sterner stance from the Dunedin City Council towards freedom campers at Macandrew Bay seems to have had unintended consequences.

Bid to rid Macandrew Bay of campers

Bid to rid Macandrew Bay of campers

Macandrew Bay may soon be free of freedom campers: residents' opposition has prompted the Otago Peninsula Community Board to seek immediate changes to the Dunedin City Council's trial of designated freedom camping locations.

Bay residents voice concerns

Bay residents voice concerns

There is growing discontent among Macandrew Bay residents about freedom campers.

City council monitoring freedom campers

An influx of freedom campers at Macandrew Bay is being closely monitored by the Dunedin City Council, as part of its review of trial camping allowances.

Freedom camping eased up

New rules for freedom campers have been approved by the Dunedin City Council, but without a blunt warning to tourists.

Freedom camping moves questioned

Freedom camping moves questioned

Plans to ease Dunedin's freedom camping restrictions have aroused the ire of holiday park owners who fear being undercut by the Dunedin City Council.

Camping boundaries questioned

Camping boundaries questioned

The boundaries separating where freedom campers can and cannot park up overnight within the Queenstown Lakes district are being disputed by the body representing caravan users.

Dunedin welcomes freedom campers

Dunedin welcomes freedom campers

Freedom campers and other independent travellers are being enticed to Dunedin.

Freedom camping rule change nearer

Freedom camping rule change nearer

A push to ease restrictions on freedom camping in Dunedin has taken a step forward after being endorsed for public consultation by city councillors.

Syndicate content