RV Friendly

Sorell has been officially recognised by the Campervan and Motorhome Club of Australia as being RV Friendly TM, one of only a few in Tasmania.

Becoming RV Friendly TM

To be recognised as RV Friendly, the town had to satisfy stringent selection criteria in line with the needs of the RV traveller including:

  • Access to medical facilities, a pharmacy, a dump point and general shopping area;
  • Access to potable water;
  • Provision of appropriate parking; and
  • A Visitor Information Centre and vehicle service centre
  • Provision of short term (24/48/72-hour) parking within 2.5 kilometres of town centre
  • ‘RV Friendly Town’ signs erected at town entrances


Sorell’s RV Friendly Details and Requirements

Visitor Information Centre
16 Gordon St
Ph: 03 6269 2924

Casual Parking (near retail centre)
Woolworths Shopping Plaza, Cole St
In the vicinity of Visitor Information Centre, Gordon St

Short & Long Term Parking
Rest Area, Montagu St, permit fee is $7.20 p/n for the first three nights. Max five night stay, $25.60 for four or five nights. Permit available from council chambers between 8:00am and 4:45pm Mon–Fri, or onsite – please place correct money in envelope provided and place in safe deposit box near dump point. Please ensure all permits are displayed clearly on dash board of vehicle. The RV Park has a BBQ
shelter with a free BBQ & picnic tables, sponsored by the Lions Club of Sorell.

Dump Point
Montagu St

Potable Water
Montagu St

Hobart, 30min

Doctors Surgery
42 Cole St, Ph: 03 6265 2341

Allcare Dentist, 13/5 Fitzroy St, Ph: 03 6265 2009
Stephen Boxhall, 42 Cole St, Ph: 03 6269 2008

Chemmart, 31 Gordon St, Ph: 03 6265 1195
Chemist Warehouse, 2 Gordon Street Ph: 03 6265 2153

Woolworths, Cole St, Ph: 03 6265 1204
Coles, 12 Cole St, Ph: 03 6269 1400



admin, 18/05/2012