Camping

Camping

Immerse yourself in the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour by camping trackside at the event. Book your camping ticket for February’s race and read more on how camping works below.

Sale Type Sale Dates Price Book
2017 Campers Presale 9am 10th July 2017 – Midnight 24th July 2017 $90.00 Coming Soon
Early Bird 9am 26th July – Midnight 31st August 2017 $90.00 Coming Soon
General Sales 9am 1st September 2017 – Midnight 28th January 2018 $100.00 Coming Soon
Gate Sales 31st January 2018 – 4th February 2018 $110.00 At Event
The above prices don’t include processing and delivery fees.

2017 Campers Presale

Campers from 2017 will have the first opportunity to book a site during the pre-sale. To access the pre-sale, you will be emailed instructions.  Please note you are not guaranteed the same site you had last year, sites sold during the pre-sale are also sold on a first in basis.

MCPHILLAMY

There’s no better way to head to the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour than travelling up the mountain and setting up camp at the McPhillamy Campground. This where the legends of Bathurst live. Located on the top of the great mountain, this campground is in close proximity to Brocks Skyline and the mountain’s Esses. Toilets and Showers available on site. Access campsites via Barry Gurdon Drive.

Site Map

REID & SULMAN

Reid and Sulman Campground is located at the top of the great mountain, in the perfect position to watch the cars ascent the mountain and fly across Brock’s Skyline. This is a new campground introduced in 2016 for the Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour and will surely to a popular location in 2017! Toilets and Showers available on site. Access campsites via Barry Gurdon Drive.

Site Map

PADDOCK

Be right in the action, behind the pits in one of the most popular campgrounds – the Paddock Campground. Easy walking distance to the Paddock, this campground provides some great behind the scenes action. Toilets and Showers available on site, accessible facilities included.

Site Map

FAQ’s

If I can no longer attend can I get a refund?
Refunds are only permitted to the extent that the Event Organiser is required to provide a refund by law.

Are campgrounds operating at the Event?
The Paddock, McPhillamy and Reid and Sulman Campgrounds will be operating at the Event.

What are the campground check in times?
You must check in before entering the campgrounds between the below times.

PADDOCK CAMPGROUND – OFF MOUNTAIN STRAIGHT
DATE Start Time End Time
Wed 31 Jan 9:00AM 6:00 PM
Thurs 1 Feb 8:00 AM 9:00PM
HARRIS PARK – MAIN GATE
DATE Start Time End Time
Fri 2 Feb 8:00 AM 9:00 PM
Sat 3 Feb 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Sun 4 Feb 8:00 AM 12:00 PM
BARRY GURDON DRIVE
DATE Start Time End Time
Wed 31 Jan 9:00 AM 6:00 PM
Thurs 1 Feb 8:00 AM 9:00 PM
Fri 2 Feb 8:00 AM 9:00 PM
Sat 3 Feb 8:00 AM 6:00 PM
Sun 4 Feb 8:00 AM 12:00 PM

The Paddock campground must be vacated prior to 7.30am on Monday 5 February. After this time the track will close and the only exit from the Paddock is via the tunnel (3.1m height restriction).

All campsites at the top of the mountain must be vacated by 10am on Monday 5 February.

Where do I check in when I arrive at the campgrounds?
If camping at the Paddock Campground and arriving on Wednesday 31st January or Thursday 1st Feb, you will check in at the Paddock gate on Mountain Straight. From Friday 2nd Feb the check in point for the Paddock Campground is at the Harris Park Campground Check In booth located at the main gate.If camping at the top of the mountain (McPhillamy and Reid & Sulman Campgrounds) you will check in at the bottom of Barry Gurdon Drive.

Please note:
Each person will require a valid admission ticket to gain entry to the campgrounds.

At the event, tickets can only be purchased from the Ticket Booth at Harris Park, to avoid delays pre purchase your tickets before arriving at the campground entries.

What are the entrances to the campgrounds?
Paddock Campground – Entrance off Mountain Straight when the track in open to the public, entrance off Ray Bant Drive when track is closed to the public (from Friday 2nd February). Note: when entering via Ray Bant Drive there is a tunnel with a height 3.1m. McPhillamy Campground – Entrance off Barry Gurdon Drive
Reid and Sulman Campground – Entrance off Barry Gurdon Drive

When will my Campsite Vehicle Passes & Event Tickets be delivered?
This year your Campsite Vehicle Pass will be posted to you – anticipated dispatch is early November 2017. Please ensure address details are up-to-date at the time of purchase.

For any campsites purchased after Friday 12th January, all vehicles passes must be collected at the event within the campground check in hours.

Is there power available in the campgrounds?
There are no power provisions at the campgrounds. Generators are welcome however; we ask that you consider others patrons with the use of generators at night.

Can I bring alcohol into the campgrounds?
Yes, reasonable amounts of alcohol, as determined by the Promoter, are permitted to be brought into the campgrounds.

Can I take alcohol from the campgrounds into the event precinct?
No, if entering a licenced area you cannot bring alcohol.

Can I park my vehicle on my campsite?
Yes, however you must stay within the perimeter of your site. There is a two vehicle policy for the McPhillamy and Reid & Sulman campgrounds and a strict one vehicle per campsite policy for the Paddock campground. Each vehicle MUST display a vehicle pass. Any additional vehicles can be housed at the main public car park off Panorama Ave.

Can I book a campsite over the phone?
No. Bookings can only be made online.

Can I bring in my dog?
Animals will not be permitted into the campgrounds or circuit, unless the animal is a working guide dog. If patrons do attempt to bring animals into the Event venue they will be asked to take the animal away.

What are the prohibited items?
The prohibited items are not limited to the below list. Security and the event organiser can deem an item or activity prohibited at their discretion.

  • NO fireworks, explosives or illegal substances
  • NO glass
  • NO couches and lounge chairs
  • NO unregistered motorised wheeled devices
  • No donuts or burnouts by vehicles
  • NO burning of vehicles
  • No animals (excluding companion animals)
  • No temporary platforms
  • No petrol or gas canisters over 9 litres in capacity
  • No weapons
  • No power tools, chainsaws, axes or dangerous equipment
  • No alcohol that exceeds the reasonable amount deemed by the promoter

Full Campground Rules

Campground Terms & Conditions