Mooggee No Fuss Camping - Pre-pitched tents
Moogee pre-pitched tents will be back again in 2018!
Wake Up and Walk
If you're not feeling up to the challenge of building a tent or just don't want to carry it all the way to the festival, Mooggee will be the perfect solution for you.
Riverside Camping Grounds
The Riverside Camping Grounds are a central camping location next to the Peel River and just minutes walk from the musical hype and action in the Tamworth CBD.
2018 Riverside Camping Fees:
Countdown and Festival: 12 - 28 January or part thereof: $235 GST incl. per site*
10 Day Festival Period: 19 - 28 January or part thereof: $155 GST incl. per site*
Festival Final Weekend: 26 - 28 January: $100 GST incl. per site*
*A site fee is to be paid for each vehicle requiring entry to the camp grounds
Please note that a daily rate is not available
Camping sites can be pre purchased or bought at the gate.
No cash accepted at the gate - credit card or Eftpos only.
Entrance fee includes access to showers.
Camp sites are not pre allocated or numbered. The purchase of a ticket provides entry to the camp grounds not to a specific pre designated site. Upon arrival to the camp grounds ticket holders can set up in any location that is available provided it is in an allocated camping area.
Hours of Operation
The two ticket gates will operate at the following times:
Countdown (13-19 January)
Festival (20-29 January)
6am – 6pm
6am – 12am (midnight)
Daily supplies of bread, milk, newspapers, drinks, ice, canned foods, fruit, vegetables, toiletries and some camping requirements are available from three sporting club houses at the camp grounds. See camping map for ‘canteens’. Opening hours might vary but they will mostly open about 6:00am or 6:30am each day until late each night.
No cash accepted, credit card and Eftpos only
Pets are permitted, provided they are kept on a leash at all times
All of the sites are unpowered
There are no bbq facilities available
There is no security on site, please bring limited valuables and keep them with you at all times
There are a number of toilets and showers (both permanent and temporary) located around the camping grounds
A number of taps are located around the camp grounds
The camp grounds are on a flood zone. In the event of an emergency any directives given by SES, police, fire, security or officers of the organisers ARE to be followed.
By camping in a flood prone area, you agree and accept the risks associated with that activity. In doing so, you agree to indemnify Tamworth Regional Council for any damage, loss, liability or injury (including by way of indemnity to third parties) as a result of camping or any camping related activity.
On departure of the campsite all belongings, camping equipment and vehicles are to be removed.
Children are to be accompanied at all times by their parents or legal guardian in the camping area.
Fireworks and open or pit fires are not permitted.
Inflatable pools or devices capable of containing water for the purpose of swimming or wading or sitting in are not permitted
Noise after midnight and before 6am is strictly prohibited
For further information contact Destination Tamworth on 02 6767 5555.
Camping - In Town
Peel Street (Jack Woolaston Oval)
M: 0478 657 327
Powered and unpowered sites. Close to town and bus services. Located across from Northgate Shopping Centre housing Coles, liquor store, bakery, butchers, chemist and ATM. For more info click here.
Pirates Rugby Club
C/- Tammy Bannister
M: 0422 145 449
Tamworth Greyhound Club
1 Gunnedah Road, Tamworth
P: 02 6765 9324 or 0403 084 207
Powered and unpowered caravan sites available. Limited shaded sites, hot and cold showers, quiet location which is close to many pubs and clubs, public transport at the door step.
Tamworth Pony Club
T: 6761 7269 (after 7pm)
C/- Jo Shepherd
Showground Road (3km) Industrial Area
T: 02 6765 9382 (10am - 3pm)
300 powered sites available, unlimited unpowered sites, booking from July 1, only 7 nights or more.
Tamworth Rugby Football Club
Marius Street, Armidale
School Campus Accomodation & Camping Grounds
140 Brisbane Street, Tamworth
P: 02 6766 2965
585 Calala Lane, Tamworth (10km SE)
P: 02 6764 8600
Group bookings preferred - minimum three nights. Air-conditioned dormitories, includes breakfast.
Oxley High School
Piper Street, Tamworth
P: 02 6766 1677 (during work hours)
M: 0403 661 038 (after hours)
St Nicholas Primary School
143-149 Carthage Street, Tamworth
Steve Nest C/- St Nicholas School
P.O. Box 394, Tamworth NSW 2340
P: 0416 152 743
Bookings essential. Classroom camping and caravan sites (powered and unpowered)
Camping - Out of Town
Attunga Recreation Sports Ground
Palmer Street, Attunga (20km NW)
P: 02 6769 5592 or 02 6769 5757
Bendemeer Tourist Park
99 Havannah Street, Bendemeer
P: 02 6769 6604
Nundle Road, Nundle
C/- Nundle VIC
P: 02 6769 3026
No bookings, unpowered sites available. Hot showers!
Dungowan Recreation Reserve
Dungowan (25km SE)
130 Ogunbil Road, Dungowan (25km SE)
C/- Jan Oakhill
P: 02 6769 0318
1-33 Jenkins Street, Nundle
P: 02 6769 3355
Kootingal & District Pony Club
Moonbi Recreation Reserve
Phone 02 6760 3580
Powered and unpowered sites, two amenities blocks, free laundry
234 Keepit Dam Road, Lake Keepit
P: 02 6769 7602
The Mountain, Manilla
P: 6785 6545
Moonbi Recreation Reserve
P: 02 6760 3580
Powered and unpowered sites, two amenities blocks, free laundry.
Murrurundi Caravan Park
11 Bernard Street, Murrurundi (1 hour south of Tamworth on New England Highway)
P: 02 6546 6288
Powered/unpowered/self contained sites. Big rigs and pets welcome. Toilets, showers, laundry, camp kitchen, BBQ's, 2km to shops, cafes and pubs.
Tamworth North Holiday Park
New England Highway, Nemingha
P: 02 6760 9356
1067 Crawney Road, Nundle
P: 02 6769 3486
75 acres of bush camping, showers, facilities and meals available at The DAG. No minimum stay. Live music and entertainement on site.
Nundle Road, Woolomin
C/- Woolomin Gold Rush Store
P: 02 6764 2243
Camping plus two powered sites
For information on available accommodation please contact the Tamworth Visitor Information Centre. Phone: 02 6767 5300
Please note that this is a guide only as availability is constantly changing. Please contact the accommodation providers directly for changes to availability.