Cloudy Corner Campground – BRUNY ISLAND, TASMANIA

CLOUDY CORNER CAMPGROUND is a magic spot!  It is right down in the south of the Island but Bruny isn't overly big so this wasn't a problem for sightseeing. WHERE IS IT? End of Cloudy Bay Road, South Bruny Island, TAS Access to the campground is via the beach. Once you reach the car park at the end of Cloudy Bay Road, you will see the access track to the left.  We drove the 3km stretch at low tide and the beach was very hard.  Access off the beach may be a little tight for [Read more...]

Sunset Beach Holiday Spot – MURDUNNA, TASMANIA

This is a fantastic low cost camp and we spent three nights here enjoying the beautiful views!  The owner, Harvey, is very friendly and welcoming and more than happy to share his knowledge of the local area. WHERE IS IT? 3532 Arthur Highway, Murdunna, Tasman Peninsula TAS CAMP FEES $7.50 per adult/per night **fee current at the time of this post CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Gorgeous water views Level area Toilets and showers available - on tank water, so use sparingly!! Great [Read more...]

Huonville Caravan Park – HUONVILLE, TASMANIA

HUONVILLE CARAVAN PARK was a stand out caravan park for us! Rowen, the park owner, caters very well for the kids! Each day at 4pm he has a display in the Farming Pavilion ...we’ve seen him milking Wattle the cow, shearing a sheep, the kids have been able to hold day old chicks, pat five week old calves and watch tassie devils being fed! On the last night of our stay Rowen and Badge, the sheep dog, even took a dozen or so sheep for a wander around the park! WHERE IS IT? Wilmot Road, Huonville, [Read more...]

Brady’s Lake – TASMANIA

Now this is the type of FREE CAMP we’ve been looking and waiting for in Tasmania! WHERE IS IT? Brady's Lake, TASMANIA CAMP FEES FREE!!! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION A few private campsites are dotted along the lake - we scored one of these! More flat area and room near the boat ramp (see pic). No facilities, need to be fully self contained. Lake front campsites. Great looking boat ramp. Fires allowed. Great for fishing, swimming, boating. Magic spot! Check out [Read more...]

Lake Gairdner – MOINA, TASMANIA

LAKE GAIRDNER is a fantastic FREE camp!  We based ourselves here to explore Cradle Mountain as it is only a 30 minute drive to the Visitor Information Centre. It was quite busy when we stayed (it was the end of December though).  We assume out of peak season it would be fairly quiet and you may even have the place to yourself! WHERE IS IT? Moina Road, MOINA, TASMANIA CAMP FEES FREE!!! CAMPGROUND INFORMATION Large area with lake views. Campers were set up on either side of [Read more...]