Getting to Camp

How to get to the Camp

Dance Camp Aotearoa takes place at Tihoi Venture School, Taupō.

Map address is Tihoi Mill Rd, Taupo 3492.

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Cars are welcome to unload at your bunk room or camp site and then we ask that you park along the roadside verge outside the gates.

From North of  Taupō:

Take Highway 1 to Tokorau. At the southern end of town turn RIGHT onto Hwy 32 (Whakamru/Te Kuiti).  Cross the dam at Whakamaru and turn LEFT at the petrol station (Hwy 32: Turangi). Follow this all the way to Tihoi Trading Post (15 km past the Taupo Rd). Tihoi Mill Rd is 1 km further on the RIGHT.  The Venture School is at the end of the road (another 3 km).

From Napier:

Take Highway 5 to Taupō, crossing over Hwy 1 to continue into town. At the waterfront T-junction, turn right onto Lake Terrace, passing through the centre of town and crossing the Waikato River. After the bridge turn left onto Poihipi Rd (signposted to Kinlock). About 25 kms later this comes to a T intersection with Hyw 32. Turn LEFT (Turangi) and follow until Tihoi and Mill Rd directions above.

From South of Taupō:

As Highway 1 nears Turangi, turn LEFT onto Atirau Rd (Hwy 41 to National Park / Taumarunui). Follow this until Hwy 32 - Turn RIGHT (Waihaha, Te kuiti).  Follow until Tihoi Mill Rd on LEFT (if you get to Tihoi Trading Post you missed it by 1 km). Follow Mill Rd to it's end.