Along with "Free Stays", National Parks offer some of the most affordable accommodation for you and your RV hire. While most charge a permit fee, they are usually very cheap, if not free. You will need to check in advance on whether camping is actually allowed in the park you are visiting, to avoid disappointment and allow you to plan your time wisely.
The rules of each park vary by state, so we've created a comprehensive guide to get you started on your National Park exploration in your RV hire.
For more information on National Park passes and RV hire in NSW, click here.
If you fall in love with your surroundings and wish to stay a night or two in your RV hire, you will need to purchase a camping pass (as well as the entry pass). If you are planning to stay, it is best to check in advance on cost and availability.
To find out more about RV hire camping in NSW National Parks, click here
While you do not have to pay to enter Queensland's National Parks, you DO have to pay to camp your RV hire in them. The parks charge a fee, per person, per night, with a family charge option available as well. This fee is pretty standard across the entire state's National Parks and the price is extremely reasonable.
Keep in mind that you may need to book ahead.
For more information on camping in Queensland's National Parks in your RV hire, click here.
RV hire camping is an option in over 60 of Victoria's National Parks, offering a pleasant alternative to the traditional caravan park. Camping does incur a fee, and this fee will be higher if flush toilets and other amenities are offered at the selected park.
To find out more about what parks offer camping for RV hire, click here.
Some parks are free to camp your RV hire in, while others will charge an additional fee to the entrance fee. During peak season, make sure you book early to ensure you get a place.
For camping fees, click here.
Most parks in SA also charge a camping fee, but you can purchase passes that incorporate the cost of both, which will save you time and money.
For more information on camping in the National Parks in South Australia in your RV hire, click here.
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Camping permits can also be purchased upon entry into the park. These can be anything from $5 upwards. Bush camping is free!
Fees vary, according to where you are camping your RV hire, so to find out by how much, click here
There is a small charge for all the camping grounds within these two National Parks