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Freedom Campers Disappointed

Tuesday, 30 November 2021, 3:26 pm | Responsible Campers

Responsible campers association inc, (RCAi) was today disappointed to learn that Tourism Minister Stuart Nash intends to push ahead with his ill-considered proposals to place the onus for responsible freedom camping on the mode of camping and not ... More >>

N.Z.M.C.A Commerce Commission complaint has merit

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 1:32 pm | Responsible Campers

The Commerce Commission has today stated that a complaint lodged against the New Zealand Motor Caravan Association Inc has merit. More >>

Camping praise where praise is due

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 11:29 am | Responsible Campers

Responsible Campers Association Incorporated are delighted by the announcement by Dunedin City Council to open up additional overnight parking to cater for self contained campers while the City holds a number of major events during February 2020. More >>

Fatigue and the Freedom Camping Act

Thursday, 6 June 2019, 10:54 am | Responsible Campers

In recent months, we have seen what happens when Councils enact bylaws that go against Government legislation. More >>

What does self containment really mean?

Thursday, 9 May 2019, 10:49 am | Responsible Campers

As more and more clubs and groups speak out about the failings of the self containment Standard for Motor Caravans also known as NZS;5465 we put pen to paper to point out what the standard actually is supposed to achieve, but often fails to do so. More >>

Camping Group to seek Freedom Camping infringement info

Wednesday, 24 April 2019, 11:53 am | Responsible Campers

Responsible Campers Association Incorporated has today announced it will actively seek information on why Freedom Camping infringements and fines go unpaid. More >>

Responsible Camping Group Claim another first

Wednesday, 10 April 2019, 2:03 pm | Responsible Campers

Following on from the release of their Responsible Campers Accreditation program which was launched in February, Responsible Campers Association Incorporated today announced the release of their publication “Glovebox Guide to Freedom Camping in ... More >>

Responsible Campers on Bill English Freedom Camping Response

Sunday, 27 August 2017, 11:08 am | Responsible Campers

We have again today seen a knee jerk reaction by our Prime Minister into preceived problems with freedom camping. It is obvious that Bill English has never even read the Self Containment Standard for Motor caravans and Caravans (NZS 5465:2001 with ... More >>