Information & Facilities

This site is for outdoor education for school/youth groups only – up to and including secondary school age children.

Whakaipo Bay is a GirlGuiding New Zealand Building that sits on 2.58 hectares of fenced land, 15 minutes from the Taupo Township.
The campsite has been in existence for over 50 years and has been gradually updated. It is popular with youth and school groups – especially in the summer. 
The spacious Nissan hut has a LPG gas fridge and gas stove. 
There are showers in the building alongside and basic vault toilets. 
There is no electricity or telephone on site, but a generator can be used and cell phone coverage is good.
Bookings are essential.


Kitchen Gas Powered Fridge
  Gas Hobs/Oven
  Pots, Pans and Cooking Equipment 
Small Barn  Showers heated by a chippy
Ablution Block Two Toilet blocks with disabled toilet facilities (Septic Tanks)
Outdoors Central covered courtyard, Outdoor cooking and washing up area
  Two Outdoor BBQ’s
  Outdoor Sinks 
  Woodstore Shed


Nissan Hut No electricity but camp site has been wired for users to supply their own generator 
  Mezzanine floor with 40 mattresses (Marae style sleeping)
  Large tables and stool 

Make a Booking Enquiry

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