This centre provides outdoor camping and indoor accommodation at Lee Lodge

Camp Rutherford is situated on 10 acres of coastal land at Whitford. There are native trees around the boundaries, bush walks and a boardwalk over the wetland area to give access to the beach.


Rangitoto Field

  • The lower field
  • Close access to the beach
  • Ideal for basic camping
  • Small shack with a covered outdoor area
  • Fireplace
  • Water supply
  • Two long drop toilets

Top Field  

  • Large area suitable for large numbers
  • Bordered by trees and native plants
  • Garage facility to the left hand side with large covered outdoor area for activities and the garage has its own water supply.

Toilet Block

  • 4 toilets
  • 2 showers cold water only
  • Sinks.

Lee Lodge

  • A versatile garage renovated for indoor sleeping
  • 18 bunk beds
  • 3 rollaway beds and 1 single bed.

Utility Building

  • Covered shelter for a dining room
  • Open fire place
  • Electric Stove
  • Microwave
  • Zip hot water heater
  • Two large fridge and freezers
  • Assortment of crockery and cutlery, and cooking utensils
  • Driveway entrance
  • Open fire place (wood on site)
  • Number of sinks
  • Picnic style tables
  • Basic brooms and vacuum cleaner.
What you will need to bring with you
  • All food and drink, resources and equipment for your event
  • First Aid Kit
  • Cell phone for emergency purposes
  • Tea towels, dishcloths and oven mitts
  • Rubbish bags – you must take all rubbish away with you
  • All camping gear; tents, cookers, buckets
  • Toilet paper and soap
Other information
  • There is an-outdoor chapel area, campfire pit and flagpole.

Make a Booking Enquiry

If you require further information on making a booking, or have any questions regarding availability, please contact .