Presented By Tamworth Regional Council
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.
When purchasing entry tickets please make sure you record a mobile phone number with your name. If necessary, the mobile number you provide will be used by Emergency Services to contact you.
2019 Riverside Camping Fees:
Countdown and Festival: 11 - 27 January or part thereof: $270 GST incl. per site*.
10 Day Festival Period: 18 - 27 January or part thereof: $170 GST incl. per site*
Festival Final Weekend: 25 - 27 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.
Hours of Operation
Pre purchased tickets must enter through the Carter Street Gate – open during Countdown (11 -17 January) 6am to Midnight and during Festival (18- 27 January) 24 hour
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.
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.