Reserves and Recreation Grounds

Are you looking for a recreation ground or reserve?

The Northern Midlands has many venues for events, gatherings and functions.

Please find following a list of the Recreational Grounds and Reserves available with the Northern Midlands Municipality.

Reserves and Recreation Grounds

Please note power is available for use at the Victoria Square, Longford and Valentine Park, Campbell Town. For further information or to arrange access please contact Council on (03) 6397 7303, charges may apply.

Consumption and or selling of alcohol in a public street or any public place, excluding premises licensed under the Liquor Licensing Act, is prohibited Under the Police Offences Act 1935.

To obtain necessary permit for a Liquor licence please see the Department of Treasury and Finance’s website for application information and forms.

For detailed information regarding Playgrounds and BBQ Facilities please follow this link.

Reserve and Facility Contact Details

Reserve and Facility Contact Details

TownLocationContact
Campbell TownCampbell Town Recreation Ground Complex

Fairlie Smith 0456 996 809

fairlie.smith@nmc.tas.gov.au

Fees and Charges

King Street Oval, Campbell Town As above
Valentine Park, Campbell Town Northern Midlands Council (03) 6397 7303
EvandaleMorven Park, Evandale
1 October to 31 March Cricket ClubScott Frankcombe (President) 0448 544 632 Rhonda Whitmore (Secretary) 0409 971 513 ecc_1887@outlook.com
1 April to 30 September Football ClubPatrick Davey (President) 0418 145 630 Jeremy Cunningham (Treasurer) 0419 362 841
RossRoss Recreation Grounds Sue Kay 0438 815 331
PerthPerth Recreation Ground Ola Howe (03) 6398 2776
LongfordLongford Recreation Ground Complex

Philip Williams

0437 857554

Fees and Charges

Victoria Square (Village Green) Northern Midlands Council (03) 6397 7303
CressyCressy Recreation Ground Peter Goss 0428 994792
Reserve and Facility Hire Forms

The reserve hire forms below are for your reference only, You MUST contact the relevant committee (see contacts above) to enquire about times and dates BEFORE you complete a hire agreement form. Forms are to be returned to the relevant Committee, the contact person for the facility will advise where to return the form to. Forms are not to be sent to Council directly unless otherwise advised to, failure to return the form to the correct Committee may result in the booking being unavailable.

Longford Velodrome

The refurbished Longford Velodrome was officially opened in March 2015. The state of the art cycling track located at 2 Archer Street, is available for use by the public, unless a prior booking of the track has been made. Bookings can be made by contacting the Northern Midlands Cycling Club Inc on 0428 982 502. The velodrome is also home to the Longford Skate Park. The redevelopment of the facility was supported by both the Federal and State Governments.



Mill Dam (Reserve/Walkway)

Mill Dam Reserve is CLOSED to vehicular traffic for the winter period and will open in November depending on weather.

Mill Dam is accessible via a walkway near the Boat Ramp at the end of Union Street year round, although in the winter it may be flooded.

The Mill Dam recreation area is open at 8am and closed at 6pm daily, there is NO overnight camping allowed. There are composting toilets available and some picnic tables.

The Mill Dam recreation area is subject to flooding during the winter. It is closed to vehicular traffic for the winter months and is usually closed in April and opened around the beginning of November each year (subject to ground conditions).

It is advised to ring Council on (03) 6397 7303 to check if closed/ opened.