No need to book for unpowered camping. Simply turn left to the camping ground as you enter the property, and choose any available site. You can register and pay at either Information Hut - we'll bring change, receipts and wood orders around 6pm. There is always space! There are a limited number of powered sites available, they need to be booked online to reserve a site.
Our rate is a flat $15 per night per vehicle for unpowered camping. Powered sites are $35 per night per site. We don't charge per head/per child etc. A call out fee of $30 applies if arriving after 8:30pm, unless agreed prior with management (not applicable to powered site bookings - gate code provided in your booking confirmation).
Amenities - Toilets and Showers
The park is set up for self contained camping due to being a floodplain. Toilets are available to campers up next to the restaurant - its about a 200m+ walk from the campgrounds (depending on which end you camp). Sites 80 to 85 are the closest to the toilets.
Please note there are no shower facilities.
Speed limits on farm must be adhered to at all times and are strictly enforced for the safety of others.
Car washing can be done in the sign posted area by the railway line. A $4.00 fee applies and can be placed in honesty box provided there.
Filling of Water Tanks
Taps are provided around camping ground for the purpose of filling water tanks in camping vehicles. A $2.00 fee applies per fill with honesty boxes are provided at each tap. Connecting to water taps on a permanent basis is not permitted. Powered sites have individual site taps and are permitted for permanent water hookup.
Pets are allowed but they must be on a lead at all times. Owners must pick up and dispose of animal waste promptly & appropriately.
The swans, geese and wallabies in particular leave sizeable waste that can be confused for pet waste. Rakes are provided to help clear your site if required.
Old Mac's has a biocycle sewerage system which cannot tolerate chemical waste being placed down it. There is a dump point at St Leonards Picnic Grounds 5 minutes away. Please ask for directions if required.
Please assist us by wrapping all rubbish and placing it in the green rubbish bins provided.
Generators can be run between the hours of 9:00am till 4:00pm. Please consider other guests.
Flood Plain Notice
Old Mac's is on a flood plain. Patrons must be prepared to leave if asked to do so. If leaving vans or motorhomes unattended for any extended time please notify management in case they have to be moved in your absence.
Please consider other guests by keeping noise to a minimum between the hours of 10:00pm and 8:30am. Rowdy or disruptive behaviour will not be tolerated and management reserves the right to ask anyone to leave the property if they are creating a nuisance.
Check out is at 10:00am unless otherwise arranged with management.
Fire pots can be lit provided they are elevated off the ground and no coals can fall out and burn the grass. There is also a communal fire pit for people to use. Before any fire is lit you must check there are no fire bans in place. This can be done be contacting management or by phoning Tasmanian Fire Service on 1800 000 699.
Fire Pot Hire and Fire Wood
Fire wood can be purchased for $10.00 per bin. Fire pot hire is $5.00 per week.
Kayaking is pemitted in the lakes and river. Swimming in the waterways is not recommended.
Walking tracks around farm can be used but it is at your own risk and walking through bush area should be avoided in windy conditions.
There is some information in the hut next to the fire pit or please ask for any other info you might require and we will try to assist.
Visit our day trips page to see some ideas for day trips around the area. Be sure to tag adventures to our Facebook page!
Text or call 0408 443 696 or connect on Facebook Messenger
After hours access is available to campers, the code is provided on your first night.