Grafton Showground Camping


Campers Registration Form – fill this out in advance to save you time when arriving

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Feedback Formyour feedback is greatly appreciated!

About Grafton Showground Camping

Grafton Showground operates under a Primitive Camp Ground Licence and offers basic shower, toilet and laundry facilities for short-stay campers.

➕ Spacious grounds with a choice of powered or unpowered sites
➕ Budget price camping for up to 21 days

Location Location Location

➕ In the heart of Grafton, within walking distance of most facilities
➕ 1 block from Aldi Supermarket
➕ 2 blocks from the CBD—shops, cafes, restaurants, movie theatre
➕ 2 blocks from Grafton District Services Club
➕ 3 blocks to King Street Mall (Coles) & Grafton Shoppingworld Woolworths, Coles, Big W)
➕ Walking Distance to the magnificent Clarence River
➕ Walking Distance Grafton Regional Art Gallery
Clarence River Historical
Society’s Schaeffer House
➕ Walking Distance to Grafton Racecourse (Clarence River Jockey Club) Grafton

“Let us know how we are doing!”

Feedback Formyour feedback is greatly appreciated!


From December 1st 2023 our camping fees will increase due to the increase in Utility charges for the grounds.

➕ Caravans – (2 persons) $30 per night/$180 per week
➕ Tents (2 persons) $30 per night / $180 per week
➕ Extra persons $5 per person per night
Maximum of 21 night’s stay
➕ All sites have power and water
➕ Dogs allowed, but must be kept tied up or on a leash at all times and all mess must be cleaned up and disposed of correctly
➕ For all camping enquiries please phone Russel on 0468 482 919.      


➕ Stables/covered yards $10 per night / $50 per week


Grafton Showground is set aside for the use and enjoyment of the people of NSW.  All campers are required to comply with the Code of Conduct to ensure the peaceful amenity of the reserve is preserved for all to enjoy.

Please camp within camping areas as instructed.

Showground speed limit 10 km/h

  • Caravans & annexes must maintain a minimum distance of 6 metres from each other
  • Tents must be a minimum of 3 metres from each other and 6 metres from any caravan/annexe
  • All campsites to be kept tidy
  • Rubbish to be placed in receptacles provided. Excessive rubbish will incur a charge
  • Noise, including radios or loud music, must be kept to a minimum, particularly after 9.30 pm
  • No open fires are allowed within the reserve
  • Children to be accompanied by an adult when using amenities
  • Amenities to be left clean & tidy
  • No pets are allowed inside the amenities
  • Pets are to be on lead at all times when on the grounds
  • Pet droppings must be picked up and placed in bins provided
  • Do not obstruct access to the reserve or hinder legal access along internal roads
  • A person can camp for no more than 21 days
  • All camp sites must be attended with absences not to exceed 24 hours
  • All buildings, other structures and trees on Grafton Showground are listed as heritage items under Schedule 5 of Clarence Valley Local Environmental Plan 2011 and no changes are to be made to those buildings, structures and trees by the Licensee without the prior approval of the Licensor.

For the benefit of campers, the following have a ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY that may result in immediate eviction – no warning, no refund:

  • Anti-social behaviour towards other campers
  • Stealing from other campers
  • Abusive language and swearing
  • Excessive drinking of alcohol and illegal drug use
  • Undue noise and behaviour after 9.30pm
  • Damage of any kind to park property and facilities
  • Gathering of more than six people on any one site without prior arrangement
  • Not accepting instructions from park management