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Mossburn Country Park

333 Mossburn-Five Rivers Road (SH97), Mossburn
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Please have your credit card ready when booking by phone or e-mail. (The park is closed over winter).

Peaceful and spacious, Mossburn Country Park is set in 28 acres surrounded by mountains and rivers. For those who love to view the night sky, there's no need to worry about town light pollution to drown out the natural wonder of the Aurora Australis and the spectacular milky way.

Enjoy a relaxed farm setting complete with hand-reared farm animals for all to enjoy. 3km from Mossburn on SH 97, this is the perfect stop over point approximately half way between Queenstown and Te Anau. Close to fishing rivers, hunting, tramping, new cycle trail and Fiordland.

With multiple rivers close by, including the Oreti River just 2km away, it's a great base for fishing.

Owners/Managers
Stuart and Colleen

Contact Details

Phone: +64 3 248 6444

Email: [email protected]

Postal address
333 Mossburn-Five Rivers Road
RD3, Lumsden 9793

Mossburn Country Park is closed over winter though bookings can be made throughout the year.
Please mention nzfishing.com when you make an enquiry or booking.

Location Map

Mossburn Country Park  is situated between Queenstown and Te Anau, 3km north of Mossburn township on SH97.

Indicative tariff as at 1 Jan 2019

Mossburn Country Park's per night tariffs are:

Cabin One
$75 for 1 or 2 people
$15 each extra adult
$10 each extra child (5 - 15 years)
Child under 5: Free

Cabins two - seven (excluding Cabin One)
$43 for 1 person
$58 for 2 people
$15 each extra adult
$10 each extra child (5 - 15 years)
Child under 5: Free

Powered / Unpowered sites
$18 for 1 person
$34 for 2 people
$13 each extra adult
$10 each extra child (5 - 15 years)
Child under 5: Free

Special prices for large group for multi night stays. Please enquire.

Linen hire
$5 - 10 for linen per stay (duvet and blanket)
$2 per towel

EFTPOS is available on site

Cancellations

Cancellations within 24 hours: No refund
Cancellations 1-7 days notice: 50% refund of booking total
Cancellations with 8 or more days notice: 80% refund of booking
total.

Facilities

Spacious cabins

  • 7 comfortable cabins, ranging from one bed to six.
    Cabin one sleeps up to 6 people in two rooms, cabin includes tv (freeview), bar fridge and sofa.
  • 50 powered sites, all easy to access and and on flat ground
  • 30 tent sites. You can park as close or far away from the amenities as you wish.
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Laundry room
  • Showers and toilets
  • Dump station
  • Fishing maps and Fish & Game pamphlets available free at the camp office
  • Fishing books available for reference
  • Zenbu Wi-Fi hotspot available
  • Animal park with alpaca, sheep, cow, goats, peacock and hen and free range chickens for you to enjoy. Many are tame.
  • Plenty of space to camp
  • Wonderful Southland fishing and scenery
  • Awaken to the sound of birds, relax and enjoy a real country stay
  • Helpful hosts
  • Pets are welcome, but by arrangement only. Pets must be under control at all times.

Local Amenities

While located in a beautiful isolated setting, the following amenities are available a short drive away:

  • Petrol
  • Garage repairs
  • Great local cafés and gift shop
  • Tavern
  • Take-away food
  • Superette
  • Mossburn Golf club (5km away)
  • Mossburn wind farm
  • Milford Sound
  • Doubtful Sound
  • Lake Te Anau and the town of Te Anau
  • Lake Manapouri and Manapouri power station
  • Mavora Lakes
  • Eyre Mountains

 

Fishing

The area around Mossburn Country Park has a large number of top rivers and lakes that attract anglers for the high quality brown trout fishing. Some of these are the:

The wonderful Oreti River offering many kilometres of fantastic brown trout fishing.

For any fishing needs

  • Fishing licences are available at Bracken Hall, 3kms away
  • Fishing maps and Fish & Game pamphlets available free at the camp reception and lounge.
Feedback

“Just paradise. Very friendly host, peaceful, beautiful birdsong, farm animals. Reluctant to leave and must return. Totally relaxing”
Graham and Sandy Dowse, England

“The most pleasant motor home park we have been to in NZ. Recommend to all”
Terry and Duck Williamsdale, Australia

“What a great place to base one’s self for trout fishing. Thank you for the wonderful hospitality”
Rob Chapman, Alaska

“The perfect overnight stop, or multi day base to fully appreciate the unparalleled diversity of Southlands freshwater fishery”

Chris Dore, Fly fishing guide, FFF Certified Casting Instructor and writer for the New Zealand Troutfisher Magazine.