Named after Jim’s father. Edward Wheeler was also known as ‘Hap’ short for Happy Wheeler. A unique secluded bush site on sand dunes. This is our one and only dog friendly camp. As this site sits alongside the sand dune accessed only by four-wheel drive, we can deliver you to Edward’s Camp or you can walk in from our car park. Allow 10 minutes.

  • Sleeps 5
  • Queen
  • Single
  • Fold-out couch
  • Camp stretcher available. Suitable for guests 0-10 years.
  • Canvas curtain separates Queen bedroom

Check in 2pm

Check out 11am

Dog Policy:

The dog basics are simple guidelines when your pooch stays towards our land and area. Up to date flea and worm treatment. Dogs on leads if prone to wander or chase rabbits. Otherwise, on the campsite, they can be with you. Pet beds provided by you and no pooches on the furniture, please. Doggie poo bags and bin spade provided. If any damage from your pooch occurs this needs to be replaced or repaired.


$350 per night / $600 2 nights

2-night minimum weekend

3-night minimum statutory holidays


  • All bedding - fresh linen, duvets, pillows
  • Blankets for the outdoor fire in the blanket box
  • Bathroom towels
  • Wainamu soap

Breakfast provisions:

  • Fresh bread
  • Local free-range eggs (1 dozen)
  • Homemade muesli
  • Organic milk (1 litre)
  • Organic yoghurt (500 grams)
  • Marshmallows

Camp Pantry:

  • Tea & Coffee
  • Oil
  • Tomato sauce
  • Salt & pepper
  • Camp Garden with a medley of seasonal fresh herbs

In the Camp Kitchen

Here you’ll find everything you’ll need for camp cooking on the gas Weber BBQ or wood fire, and dining. From cutlery, plates, pots and pans to coffee cups, wine glasses and tea towels. There’s also a Pizza Oven and wood pile.

The Bathroom

Private and exclusively yours. Includes open-air bath and shower with running hot and cold water, flushing modern toilet, washbasin, towels and essentials. Situated in close proximity to your campsite, yet sufficiently away for your comfort and privacy.

When booking these options will be available to select in the Add-ons part.

Picnic Hamper

Great for lunches, a pre-dinner snack or after dinner supper.

Pending availability, the Picnic Hamper includes cheese, dips, tomatoes, artisan crackers, relish, cold meats and the like.

Delivered to your camp in time for your arrival. You'll find it in the chilly bin.

$75 for 2.

$20 per additional serve.

Dinner Hampers

For the Camp Oven

A free-range chicken & vegetable roast to cook over the campfire, often called a Dutch Oven.

Delivered to your camp in time for your arrival. You'll find it in the chilly bin.

$150 serves 2-4

Wainamu Transfers

Available for transferring walkers one-way overland from Muriwai back to Wainamu, Bethells Beach or Bethells Cafe.

Airport transfers can also be arranged pending availability.

For more information and rates please contact us.

$100 per guest per stay