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Freedom Camping

Do You Want To Try Freedom Camping? Start With a Self Contained Campervan From R&R Campervan Rentals.

Freedom Camping is an awesome concept that allows people to travel affordably and see areas they did not know about. Here are some common questions about Freedom Camping New Zealand:


  • What is Freedom Camping and Who Can Participate? Freedom camping is a program backed by the New Zealand government that allows campers to camp on public land that is not an official camping or holiday spot. It is easy to find these spots and they are often empty or not crowded depending on the season and local happenings.

  • What Do I Need To Get Started? You can camp in a car, van, campervan, even mobile home, the main thing you need is a map or understanding of legal locations and a vehicle that is self contained.

  • What Are The Rules of Freedom Camping? Respect the area you stay in. Your vehicle should be self contained so you leave the area exactly as you found it. Respect sound levels if there are other people or homes nearby. Freedom camping really is about freedom for New Zealanders who want to enjoy the countryside, respect is the main tenant.

Contact us to learn more about this form of camping and to find out about our current inventory of quality self-contained campervan options to choose from. Freedom camping is a way to increase flexibility in traveling. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have about renting a campervan, traveling in New Zealand, and recommended spots based on your desires and plans.

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