Nindethana campsite is situated approximately 30 km from Launceston adjacent to the Tamar River.  It is a sunny, tranquil bush setting with plenty to do and see both onsite and off.

Nindethana is available to schools, clubs, Scouts, Guides, youth and craft groups, conferences, training, corporate events, weddings, funerals.  Nindethana operates a not-for-profit camp and is administered and maintained by volunteers. All fees are used to maintain and develop the camp site.

The camp house offers cosy bunkrooms, with forty bunks in total.  The modern kitchen is fully equipped for self catering.  The separate dining room, with wood heater, can seat up to forty and the adjacent Wilkins Room is a bright, sunny area suitable for a range of indoor activities. A wide sunny verandah overlooks the river, ideal for many activities.  Equipment is available if required.

Outdoor areas are cleared, giving level sites for campers with water and cooking fire bases provided. A four metre square free-standing tree house is available for the camper looking for adventure.  Adult supervision is required.  An outdoor adventure trail is set among the trees. 

Offsite activities in the area include: sailing, wineries, Beaconsfield Gold Mine museum, sea horses at Beauty Point, the Holwell Gorge and the Gravelly Beach indoor pool, where bookings are necessary.

Please find a proforma Risk Assessment (ADM.56b) which has been partially completed, outlining known risks on the site.

Due to the COVID-19, the COVID-19 Requirements are applied.


Bookings: 0456 525 021


Location: 285 Deviot Road, West Tamar TAS 7275

Covid-19 Requirements

It is the responsibility of the leader/booking contact to ensure that no one in the group is unwell with flu like symptoms before accessing Nindethana.

Please advise the Booking Officer should anyone in your group be diagnosed with Covid-19 post visit to ensure appropriate cleaning can be undertaken.

Attendance Register

It is the responsibility of the leader of the group to record names and phone contact of all participants accessing Nindethana to ensure people are traceable should and outbreak of Covid-19 occur. An attendance sheet is available on the desktop near the notice board for your convenience.

Hand sanitizer

Sanitizer is available at the entry and exit to the premises and in the kitchen area. It is also recommended that you provide your own personal sanitizer to use during your stay.

Hand washing

Hand soap is provided in the bathroom please ensure this is used appropriately it does not replace your personal toiletries and should not be used for showering.

Social distancing

Government restrictions are still in place for social distancing and as such you are expected to maintain social distancing of 1.5metres while staying on the premises.

-      Day groups

Floor spacing allows for a maximum of 40 people for inside area depending on activity undertaken.

-       Overnight stays

Floor spacing allows for a maximum of 26 people sleeping in the bunk areas. You will notice that some bunks are not for use and are signed as such due to the lack of spacing between them.

Masks should be worn when inside the premises


Regular cleaning is undertaken by a registered cleaner however you are responsible for ensuring that touch surfaces, bunks that have been used, benchtops and kitchen utensils are properly washed with detergent or wiped down with sanitizer spray provided prior to your departure and as needed during your stay. Please wipe the keysafe with sanitizer wipes.

First Aid Kits

Please provide your own first aid kit. Under restrictions it is not recommended that first aid kits are shared due to the risk of contamination.

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