Reception Facilities At Whanganui River TOP 10

Opening Hours

Our light and airy reception is open:

Summer: 8:30am to 8:30pm
Autumn/Spring: 9:00am to 7pm
Winter:  9:00am to 6:00pm

We have a simple procedure for out of hours arrivals, so if you think you might arrive after we close, just give us a call and we can still make your arrival as smooth as ice.


Set up tent and realised you forgot to visit the supermarket for essentials? Want to cool off with an ice cream on a hot day? Need insect repellent for a spontaneous trek? Our shop is placed conveniently inside reception so that you don't need to leave the camp for any of your basic needs.

We stock lots of things, so chances are we'll have what you need. We stock soft drinks, pasta, noodles, tinned goods, cereal, deserts, coffee and tea, crisps, snacks, chocolate and lollies, sun cream, swimming nappies, insect repellent, camping toilet tablets, shower gel, toothpaste, laundry powder and more.

During the summer we also stock bags of ice, so your drinks will always be cool. 

We now have a range of barista made coffee available in reception,  from Americano to Flat whites there's something for every coffee lover plus Hot Chocolate for the kids or those with a sweet tooth! TOP 10 members get 50c off, if you bring your own cup you also get 50c off. 

Tourist Attractions & Bookings

We are also here to offer tourist advice so you can get the most out of your trip to Whanganui.

Need to book a trip to the Bridge to Nowhere? - our team will be happy to help you. 
Want to make sure there's space for you on the next Waimarie Paddle Steamer trip? - we can do that for you. 
Heading to the South Island? - let us help you book the Interislander Ferry
Want to book ahead for your next TOP10 Holiday Park - let us take care of that for you. 

We have a couple of TVs in reception that show videos of local attractions so you can get a feel for what you can expect from your outings. Take a seat, grab a drink and relax while you contemplate your next activity.

Things To Do In The Park

And reception is where you can; hire a trike or a DVD, borrow the petanque boule or a board game, book your spa session, organise a kayak trip. get change for the games room or get the key for the family bathroom. 

Come and see us - we're here to make your holiday care-free.