The Department of Conservation and the Dunedin City
Council have started discussing possible camping sites on
Otago Peninsula. Star reporter Dan Hutchinson takes a look at
the issue of budget camping on the peninsula and finds a
distinct lack of enthusiasm for new facilities.
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.