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RiverDog Crew Presents

the DEN Zone is going nec level for 2022, lots more info coming soon

the ZEN Zone expands again with great DJ's, a big tent, and psychedelic surprises.

the CLIFF-FACE & Awa Pahaoa, always tripping along with you.


Refund of ticket price should the event be canceled due to Covid -19 restrictions.

The Taniwha's Den will be 10 years old in 2022.

Gates open 12 noon Saturday the 5th February 2022

Finish 12 noon Monday the 7th February 

Parking is included in the ticket price

Parking opens at 11 am Saturday the 5th February 

There will be a courier service for all your gear from the parking area 500 meters to the campsite zone.

Get a refund on your parking by carpooling. Three or more in a car and everyone gets a $20 food voucher to spend onsite. Two in the car and you each get a $10 voucher. One per car sorry you will not be refunded.

Free Hot & Cold showers x 10 will be in the camp zone, and free drinking water will be available throughout the site.

Buses, campervans, and caravans. Your parking and camping zone will be located in the top paddock and a $30 surcharge on top of your ticket price will be charged at the check-in tent for these vehicles. If you want to camp with friends in the main camp zone we can arrange this individually with you prior to entry. But you must be on-site before 9 am on the 5th February, there will be a limited number of these special camping requests available.

Special request for large vehicle camping is a bespoke service we are offering in 2022. You will be able to make your request via our website taniwhasden.nz and get a quote on charges.

Dress-up clothing and face painting tent for 2022. Organized by our volunteer team, the gold coin hire charge will be going to a woman's refuge charity.

The Den Zone will have a coat & bag check for 2022. The gold coin charge going to charity.

Food vendors are on-site for when the gates open at 12 noon on Saturday.

.There will be a lot of announcements about the lineup, lighting, and hype as we countdown to next year. Illuminated art, VJ's, and 50 of the finest DJ's from Aotearoa are coming to the party.

KNOW YOUR STUFF, will be with us again, we love these people they keep us safe.

Please remember to represent the spirit of our Taniwha.

NO MEANS NO. this goes for us all gathering in this very special place. Respect your mates and their choices. Look after each other we the crew are not here to babysit you. But above all have a fcking great time.

NO DOGS, there are resident Kuri born on the Whenua, most of you have met them. But if you bring a dog you will be denied entry.

NO GLASS, it was great to see everyone making an effort to bring cans or had decanted into plastic for the 2021 event. We will be a lot more observant in 2022,  so please no glass.

NO OPEN FIRES OR BARBECUES, just when we would all like to have one. Sorry, it's a total FIRE BAN in Hinakura for February. But we will have all our food vendors here on time and electric sockets for kettles and a cuppa available in the camp zone.

We reserve the right to deny entry or to ask you to leave the Taniwha's Den. This has hardly ever happened which makes the party that much more fun for us all.

Come with a smile, and enter the Taniwha zone of happiness. 





















Sat 05 Feb 2022 to Mon 07 Feb 2022

12:00pm Till 12:00pm

172 Moeraki Rd Hinakura, 172 Moeraki Rd, Martinborough

R18