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Safety alert: COVID-19 Update
From 25/6/2020, last reviewed 3/7/2020

​​​Most Parks and Wildlife Service facilities have reopened to the public following the closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Visitors must continue to adhere to physical distancing standards and Public Health regulations​.

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


Ben Lomond at night
Ben Lomond at night

Ben Lomond camping

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Safety alert: COVID-19 Update
From 25/6/2020, last reviewed 3/7/2020

​​​Most Parks and Wildlife Service facilities have reopened to the public following the closures due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Visitors must continue to adhere to physical distancing standards and Public Health regulations​.

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


Safety alert: Ben Lomond - Snow chains must be carried
From 26/6/2020, last reviewed 3/7/2020

​All vehicles 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, jakets, gloves and goggles. Resitrictions of numbers apply in the shelters to a max of 10 people.


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.