RV Friendly

Sorell has been officially recognised by the Campervan and Motorhome Club of Australia as being RV Friendly TM.

Becoming RV Friendly TM

To be recognised as RV Friendly, Sorell 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;
  • A Visitor Information Centre and vehicle service centre;
  • Provision of short term (24/48/72-hour) parking within 2.5 kilometres of town centre; and
  • ‘RV Friendly Town’ signs erected at town entrances.

Sorell’s RV Friendly Details and Requirements

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

Short & Long Term Parking
The Rest Area is in Montagu Street, Sorell. A permit fee is payable and there is a maximum five night stay. Permits available from the 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 and picnic tables, sponsored by the Lions Club of Sorell. Dogs are welcome but must be on lead at all times. A dog exercise area is located next door on the corner of Montagu and Arthur Street.

Dump Point
Montagu Street at the RV Short Stay Area

Potable Water
Montagu Street at the RV Short Stay Area

Hobart, 30min

Doctors Surgery
Sorell Family Practice – Shop 11, 12 Cole Street, Ph: 03 6265 2341
Sorell Doctors Surgery – 31 Gordon Street, Ph: 03 6165 1595

Allcare Dentist – 13/5 Fitzroy Street, Ph: 03 6265 2009

Terry White Chemist – 31 Gordon Street, Ph: 03 6265 1195
Chemist Warehouse – 2 Gordon Street Ph: 03 6265 2153
Sorell Plaza Pharmacy – 10b 12 Cole Street, Ph: 03 6269 3981

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


admin, 18/05/2012