Freedom camping opens Sunday 29 September and closes Monday 7 April 2014. Apply for a permit to camp here: http://www.gdc.govt.nz/freedom-camping-permit-request/#account details
You must have a permit before you set up camp.
Gisborne District Council does not take reservations for any camping spots.
Up to 2 nights - 1 rubbish bag
Over 2 up to 10 nights - 5 rubbish bags.
Over 10 up to 28 nights - 14 rubbish bags.