Free Camping in Tasmania

Looking for a place to free camp in Tasmania? Although free camping is only allowed in designated areas in Tasmania, there are a lot of low-cost (and sometimes free) options available with national parks being a popular choice.

Free Camping in Tasmania

Frequently Asked Questions

Is free camping allowed in Tasmania?

Is free camping allowed in Tasmania?

Free camping is only allowed in designated areas in Tasmania. As with the rest of Australia, overnight parking is generally prohibited.

National parks are a popular place to free camp. The Tasmania national parks website has a list of sites and the rules associated with each.

In order to enter national parks in Tasmania, you must purchase the appropriate pass, which can be purchased at the park office or other designated sites.

Staying at a holiday park or caravan park will generally cost $15–$50 (AUD) per night.

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