Self - contained Vehicle Overnight Rest Areas

The Northern Midlands offers a range of Self - Contained Vehicle friendly towns.

You must obtain a permit to stay overnight. Permits are FREE for up to 48 hours and are available 24/7 via a form on this website (see link below), with your permit number emailed to you immediately. Simply write your permit number on a piece of paper and display it on your dashboard. If you are unable to connect to the internet, call Council on 6397 7303 during business hours and we can assist you with a permit number. If you arrive after hours and require our assistance, please call first thing in the morning.

Self contained vehicles only. This means shower, washing, toilet, cooking, and sleeping must be contained WITHIN YOUR VEHICLE. No grey or black water, or other liquid is to be let out onto the ground, around trees, or into the river.

For further information call Council on (03) 6397 7303.

48 Hour Rest Area Locations

Bishopsbourne

The 48 hour free area for self - contained caravans and mobile homes is located at the Bishopsbourne Recreation Ground.

The dedicated free area is sign posted.

PERMIT REQUIRED


Campbell Town

The 48 hour free area for self - contained caravans & mobile homes is located within the Blackburn Park Reserve which is on the south eastern side of the Red Bridge—adjacent to the Elizabeth River.

PERMIT REQUIRED


Cressy

The 48 hour free area for self - contained caravans and mobile homes is located at the Cressy Recreation Ground.

The dedicated free area is sign posted.

PERMIT REQUIRED


Evandale

The 48 hour free area for self - contained caravans & mobile homes is located at the Falls Park Reserve, Logan Road (site of the Evandale Market).

The dedicated free area is sign posted and is only available from Monday to Friday.

PERMIT REQUIRED


Honeysuckle Banks

The 48 hr free area for self - contained caravans & mobile homes is located at the Honeysuckle Banks Reserve, Leighlands Road Evandale

The dedicated free area is sign posted and is only permitted from NOVEMBER TO APRIL.

PERMIT REQUIRED


Please note, the above areas all REQUIRE a camping permit. These can be obtained here or alternatively please call Council on (03) 6397 7303 for further information.


Dump Stations

To find the location of dump stations please go to The National Public Toilet Map website.

Camping Permits

Please note, that our free 48 hour self - contained vehicle rest areas all REQUIRE a camping permit. These can be obtained here or alternatively please call Council on (03) 6397 7303 for further information.

Camping Permits

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