Log In

Reset Password

Camping rules for Cup Match

The Department of Parks has announced a series of camping and parking regulations for the Cup Match holiday.

• Campers may erect tents and tarps on July 28 to secure their spot but camping is only allowed from July 29 to August 2.

• No tents or ropes are permitted to mark spots on July 27. If found they will be removed.

• Campers are allowed to use rope ribbon or tents to mark the spots but not spray paint.

• Park gates will be open on July 28 to allow campers vehicular access to set up.

• Park Rangers will be on duty until 10pm and will lock the gates from 9.30pm.

• All vehicles must be removed from the parks to designated parking lots.

• Park Rangers will be on duty on July 30 and July 31 from 9am until 7pm and on August 1 and August 2 from 9.30am to 6pm.

• Maintenance crews will work from 6am to 3pm, to collect trash, rake beaches and clean toilets.

• Access gates must remain clear at all times. Offending vehicles will be ticketed, clamped and towed at the owners’ expense.

• Lifeguards will be on duty at Clearwater Beach, Turtle Beach, Horseshoe Bay, and Long Bay at Coopers Island from 10am to 6pm.

• Safe swimming zones will be set up at Clarence Cove, Admiralty House, Shelly Bay, Clearwater Beach, Turtle Bay and Long Bay at Coopers Island.

• All camping equipment must be removed from parks and beaches by August 3.

• There will be no parking on the entrance road leading to Horseshoe Bay.