Camping and RVs

The Shire of Coolgardie is an RV Friendly Town and offers free 48-hour camping for fully self-contained vehicles in Coolgardie (Woodward Street near Coolgardie Railway Station Museum) and Kambalda (Kambalda Recreation Centre, Pool & Skate park on Barnes Drive).

The 48-hour rest stops are available free of charge and permits are not required.  However, both areas are regularly patrolled by the Shire Rangers and the following conditions apply:

  • RVs must be self-contained
  • RVs should comply with the “Leave No Trace” requirements. See for more information
  • Limit of 48 hours at any one time.
  • No waste to be left on the ground of any kind.
  • Adhere to expectations of use of the areas as posted at both 48-hour rest stops.
  • Dump points & tap water are made available at both 48-hour stop over areas.

Please be aware that any non-compliant vehicles may be issued move-on notices and or infringed.

RVs are permitted on private land for up to three nights in any period of 28 consecutive days with the owner’s consent.