RV Friendlies & Events

Tasmania
content-img
Glenorchy - TAS RVFT


Glenorchy is Tasmanias fourth largest city. It is located on the western shore of the River Derwent below the imposing Mount Wellington. Settled in 1804 Glenorchy was primarily an agricultural centre for the first 100 years of its settlement until the zinc smelter at Lutana commenced operations and transformed Glenorchy into the industrial hub of southern Tasmania. For those passing through the area offers plenty of scenic locations to go for a walk from a foreshore stroll to challenging bushwalks in the foothills of Mount Wellington. There are also a wide variety of attractions to visit including MONA - The Museum of Old and New Art - the largest privately funded museum in the southern hemisphere. Situated at 655 Main Road Berriedale it is one of the only Australian travel experiences that offer an internationally significant museum and art gallery fine dining wine bar a vineyard cellar door tastings and accommodation.

Those visiting Glenorchy can find short and long term parking at Royal Hobart Showground 2 Howard Rd. Unpowered sites are available for $19 per vehicle per night and powered sites are available for $23 per vehicle per night however these rates are only offered to CMCA members once a valid membership card is presented. Stays are limited to 14 days and access to the dump point and potable water is included.

There are plenty of attractions to see and plenty of activities to engage in within the Glenorchy region. The Intercity Cycleway from Claremont to Hobart offers easy access to attractions such as MONA the Cadbury Visitor Centre and GASP! The world-renowned Glenorchy Mountain Bike Park is located at the mountain end of Tolosa Street and the Mount Wellington North-South bike track.



--------------------------------------------------------------------------------


TouristVisitor Centre

Council Offices 374 Main Rd Glenorchy TAS

Ph 03 6216 6800

Information map Brooker Hwy Montrose Bay

www.visitglenorchy.com.au httpwww.visitglenorchy.com.au or www.gcc.tas.gov.au httpwww.gcc.tas.gov.au


Casual Parking
Anfield St near the aquatic centre

Short Term Parking
Royal Hobart Showground 2 Howard Rd Unpwr $19 PVPN Pwr $23 PVPN on valid Membership Card presentation (max 14 days) Treasure Island Caravan Park - overnight

Long Term Parking
Royal Hobart Showground 2 Howard Rd Unpwr $19 PVPN Pwr $23 PVPN on valid Membership Card presentation (max 14 days) Treasure Island Caravan Park - overnight

Dump Point
Montrose Bay Reserve Foreshore Road Montrose (temporarily replacing dump point at show ground).

Potable Water
Royal Hobart Showground Montrose Bay Yacht Club

Hospital
48 Liverpool St Hobart Ph 03 6222 8308

Doctors Surgery
Glenorchy Medical Centre 346 Main Rd Ph 03 6274 0800

Dentist
15 Regina St Glenorchy Ph 03 6273 0486 355 Main Rd Glenorchy Ph 03 6273 1377

Pharmacy
Terry White Pharmacy Shop 14 Cooper St Ph 03 6272 4313 Elizabeth Hope Priceline Pharmacy 346 Main Rd Ph 03 6272 7138

Supermarket
Coles Northgate Shopping Centre Ph 03 6273 1555 Woolworths Glenorchy Cooper St Ph 03 6211 6411


Location Images
address


Glenorchy Tasmania 7010
-42.83309 , 147.27578

important links

http://www.visitglenorchy.com.au/

phone/fax

03 6216 6800

email