Arve River Campground

Arve River Geeveston (03) 6297 0012
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The Arve Campground, popular free camping area south of Hobart near the town of Geeveston and close to Hartz Mountains National Park where you can do many bushwalks. No National Parks Pass is required to camp at Arve River. There are no powered sites, and the campground is best suited to tent camping and smaller vehicles. Access to the Arve River camping and picnic area is by travelling on the C631 for 15 kilometres west of the town of small, but the picturesque town of Geeveston. Water available from a tank on site, however, it is recommended that you boil before drinking.There are typically small amounts of firewood available, however, you must observe any local fire bans and under no circumstances is wood to be taken from trees. There are a number of popular attractions located near the Arve River campground; the Hartz Mountains are twin mountains located in this area being app. 55 kilometres south-west of Hobart and are part of the Hartz Mountains National Park. Take extreme care when camping in this area, and in particular in cooler months. All year round you can encounter snow, high rainfall, extremes of temperature, strong winds and sudden weather changes. This campsite is an excellent base for exploring the Arve River and surrounding forests; the river is easily accessed by a set of stairs to make it easy to reach the river instead of climbing down the bank. Geeveston is a small timber and apple producing area of southeastern Tasmania and is the gateway to the Arve River forests and Hartz Mountains National Park. Be sure to visit the Tahune Airwalk when camping Arve River. Dogs are OK, but they must be kept on a lead and under control at all times.

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State or Territory Tasmania
Region Northern Tasmania
Town Geeveston
Campground Name Arve River Campground
Telephone (03) 6297 0012
Dogs Allowed Yes
Website Visit Link Here
Maximum Stay 21 days
Bookings Taken No
National Park No
Suit Big Rigs Small to medium best suited
Suitable Tent Camping Yes
4WD Only Camping Yes
Country Australia
State/Province Tasmania
distance: 49 Kilometers
Address Arve River Geeveston
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