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country town showgrounds at Koorawatha, NSW at Sunset
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Discover showground camping – good for facilities, space and the wallet!

Koorawatha Showgrounds, NSW at Sunset You asked for it, you get it! Brett Kempster wrote to us and suggested: “What about a feature on country town showgrounds providing low cost camping?  We stayed in a couple but our last trip…through NT, Qld and NSW really highlighted to us how brilliant an option they are. A few we stayed in on that trip: Adelaide River (NT) – even had a pool Mundubbera (Qld) – quiet hospitable town Moree (NSW) – RSL out the back gate Narrabri (NSW) – brilliant, quiet and near town I’m sure there are many others people can

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Hotel Koorawatha Free Camp, NSW

I’ve left a part of me at Koorawatha, New South Wales

As soon as we walked in the pub after a big day on the road, we certainly felt welcomed. For a Sunday evening, Hotel Koorawatha was pumping! And to my surprise, people were playing cards! My kind of hotel. Every Sunday, they host a Euchre comp. Well, we ordered some dinner, chatted to locals, played our own card game and enjoyed the atmosphere. Heatley rated the snags (they were skinny beef sausages, cooked to the max – just how he does it himself), and I had the yummy beef schnitty special. Finishing our drinks in the beer garden, we checked

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Marg McIntosh Park Widgee QLD

Camping to go ahead at Gympie Showgrounds, Queensland

Marg McIntosh Park Widgee QLD Gympie’s RV strategy was released this week. In summary: Gympie Showgrounds site to go ahead, pending development approval 5 new sites in total to open and 2 will close More dump points and water points Time limits extend to 72 hours More infrastructure planned (allocated parking instead of grassy areas) for Kilkivan and Kandanga Possible introduction of budget fees and coin operated showers No site for Rainbow Beach Tin Can Bay site is located well out of town More signage for day parking Unfortunately, our feedback to council remains the same, although freedom campers enjoy free

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Clifton Showgrounds, Queensland

NEW App customer question: Do you list showground stays?

Clifton Showgrounds, Queensland Camps Australia Wide were probably the first ones to list showground camps! We love them, too! They are generally cheap, pet friendly and spacious BUT they have facilities. They’re a great place to start if you want to try different types of camping, because you still have the comforts of toilets, showers etc AND they are generally fenced, with a caretaker, or close to- if not in – town. Please check your filters when you search for them. Delete the other filters, and choose the showground symbol (see screenshot below). Or look for the yellow symbol on

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Belllingen Showground, New South Wales

Updates for Bellingen Showground, New South Wales

We’ve updated price ranges for the Camps Australia Wide App – please aware Bellingen Showground is no longer budget priced. Rates increased this month  for powered and unpowered sites, includes amenities. Under 5s are free. Bellingen is a beautiful town in the mid NSW coast region, and the showground is close to shops and the river. It is pet friendly (pets on leads) and glamping is now available, too. It has accessible amenities and room for Big Rigs. Glamping is available at Bellingen Showgrounds with Stylish Camping Co Bellingen is in the mid NSW coast region – a beautiful town

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