Corona virus update 2nd June 2020 -


The State Government has relaxed restrictions relating to camping as of 3pm Friday 5th June 2020.  Therefore the park will be open to the public from that time. There is a COVID safety plan in place so please familiarise yourself with it upon arrival. Copies available from the office, the caretaker and the self-registration system. Basically it is about social distancing, common sense and looking after yourself and your fellow campers.

We're hobart's closest camping grounds!

The Hobart Showground Motorhome and Caravan Park is Tasmania's largest and most versatile campground. We are able to cater for all sized vehicles and have a variety of powered and unpowered sites available. We also have grey water and portable water options that can be organised. The Showground Motorhome and Caravan Park also facilitates a dump point for blackwater if you are a paying guest. 
Our online booking system can be accessed via the button above or alternatively, you can call us and our staff will be happy to organise your booking. 

Why choose the Hobart Showground?

  • 10 minutes north of Hobart CBD and just a 2 minute walk to public transport

  • All pets welcome but rules do apply

  • Bookings now must be made online or via the office during business hours.

  • Walking distance to medical facilities, major retailers, shopping facilities, restaurants, Village Cinema complex, library, swimming pool, internet café, and numerous other activities.

  • Can accommodate tents, slide-ons, motorhomes, 5th wheelers and caravans.

  • Full shower, toilet and laundry facilities.

  • Token Machine- $2 per token= 5 minutes in shower.

  • Dump Point On-Site.

  • Powered sites available.

  • Safe bike access to Hobart via the Hobart Cycle track.

  • Ideal for public transport access to: MONA, Botanical Gardens,  Salamanca Market, River Cruises, Cascade Brewery Tours, day trips to Tahune Airwalk, Derwent Valley, Richmond, the Coal River Wine Region and Port Arthur to name but a few.

  • The Hobart Showground Motorhome park is available for bookings most of the year (the park closes in October for the Royal Hobart Show).

  • Cost effective and very competitive rates.

  • Stay 6 nights and get the 7th night for free.

important information - please read before booking

  • RAST reserves the right to move you into another site if deemed necessary.

  • Please note there is a $4.95 booking fee which is applied to each online booking by our booking system.

  • Please note that some sites which are listed as having Water may only have an accessible water station to help you fill up. This may not mean that you have constant access to water. We advise that you bring your own splitter. 

  • We also advise that you bring your own 25m extension cord.  

  • There are limited sites available for self-registration but please ensure you use the site allocated when you arrive.

  • The motorhome park will be closed from October 6th to October 31st.

Attention CMCA members

Please use the following promotional codes (then click on apply). Please note, if you use these promotional codes, your CMCA Card will be checked upon arrival. 

  • Powered Site – CMCA1

  • Unpowered Site – CMCA2 

Access to Site

GPS Location: 2 Howard Road, Glenorchy, Tasmania 7010

Entry from the Brooker Highway, turn into Howard Road at the Howard Road Roundabout (right next to Bunnings). Turn right into the Showground Main Drive and proceed to Administration Building (office hours 9am-5pm – Monday to Friday). If the Administration Building is closed, use our online booking system or find your way to our Motorhome Volunteers (we would rather you had a place to stay than went away).

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