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Safety alert: COVID-19 Update
Applies from 25/6/2020

​​​​​​Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, v​​isitors must continue to adhere to physical distancing standards and Public Health regulations​.

Travellers to Tasmania are encouraged to register online for a G2G PASS at least three days before their planned travel. Those who receive their G2G PASS QR code before arriving will be able to quickly pass through their port of arrival in Tasmania.

Travellers are required to quarantine for 14 days when coming into Tasmania. If you are required to quarantine in government-designated accommodation​, fees will apply. 

​Please check the alerts page before planning your visit to ensure that you are aware of any access or restrictions that may  be in place. ​

Last reviewed 17/8/2020 08:52 AM


Ben Lomond at night
Ben Lomond at night

Ben Lomond camping

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Safety alert: COVID-19 Update
Applies from 25/6/2020

​​​​​​Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, v​​isitors must continue to adhere to physical distancing standards and Public Health regulations​.

Travellers to Tasmania are encouraged to register online for a G2G PASS at least three days before their planned travel. Those who receive their G2G PASS QR code before arriving will be able to quickly pass through their port of arrival in Tasmania.

Travellers are required to quarantine for 14 days when coming into Tasmania. If you are required to quarantine in government-designated accommodation​, fees will apply. 

​Please check the alerts page before planning your visit to ensure that you are aware of any access or restrictions that may  be in place. ​

Last reviewed 17/8/2020 08:52 AM


Safety alert: Ben Lomond Ski Patrol concludes for season
Applies from 10/9/2020

​All Ben Lomond Ski Patrol services will conclude on Friday 11 September marking the end of the 2020 snow season.

Patrols will return during the 2021 snow season.

Last reviewed 10/9/2020 06:58 PM


Safety alert: Ben Lomond - Snow chains must be carried
Applies from 26/6/2020

​​​​​​All vehicles visiting Ben Lomond National Park ​must carry snow chains beyond the lower car park and fit them when required. 

Please note the Parks and Wildlife Service is not responsible for visitors who ignore the requirements to carry and fit snow chains. Visitors use the road at their own risk. Due to liability and work health and safety, t​he PWS will not assist in vehicle recovery activities, except under an emergency situation.

Visitors should wear clothing suitable to alpine environments including thermals, beanies, jackets, gloves and goggles. Restrictions of numbers apply in the shelters to a max of 10 people.

Last reviewed 10/9/2020 04:52 PM


A valid parks pass is required for entry to Tasmania's national parks.
Tent    Caravan/Campervan   
Fees:

​​No charge

Bookings:

​Bookings are not taken, campsites are allocated on a first come, first serve basis.   

The campground is located 1 km inside the park on the left-hand side. It is clearly marked with a signpost.

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​A small camping area in the Ben Lomond National Park is located several kilometres below the summit, in a beautiful area of lowland gums and mountain pepper bushes. 

It offers 6 unpowered sites that are suitable for tents or campervans, and are allocated on a first come, first serve basis.

Facilities at the campground include a toilet, drinking water, and a lookout. 

Remote bush camping is also permitted within the park but campers must not set up within 500 metres of any road. Fuel stoves should be used.