Short Term RV Overflow Area


The Town of Port Hedland's Short Term Recreational Vehicle Overflow Area is located adjacent to the Port Hedland Turf Club on McGregor Street, Port Hedland. Situated within walking distance of local amenities, and a short drive from the Town Centre and multiple tourist attractions, the site provides support to both tourists and the town.

Conditions of Use:

  • All stays are to be no more than 3 nights.

  • All RVs have their own on board toilet and shower facilities.

  • All wastes are to be retained in the vehicle for disposal at established dump points.

  • Tents, camper trailers, mini vans, back packer vans or the like are not permitted.

  • No fires permitted.

  • No amplified music is permitted.

  • All campers must follow reasonable directions from Town of Port Hedland staff at all times. 

  • Pets must be kept on a leash and restrained at all times.

  • Animal waste must be collected and disposed of to refuse.

  • Portable generators are not permitted.

Rangers and Town Officers are authorised to issue immediate move-on directions or infringements for non-compliance. Permits to camp will be issued by Rangers and must be displayed on RVs. Failure to do so may result in a move-on notice.

If your vehicle does not comply, or you would like to stay longer, Caravan Parks are located at:

  • Discovery Parks, 2 Taylor Street, Port Hedland

  • Black Rock Caravan Park, 2115 North Circular Road, South Hedland

  • The Landing Caravan Park, Great Northern Highway, Port Hedland

  • Port Hedland Golf Club, Great Northern Highway, South Hedland


Upcoming Events

West End Markets Saturday 5 May  
West End Markets Saturday 23 June
Red Country Music Festival Friday 13 July and Saturday 14 July
Port Hedland Races – Ladies Day Sunday 22 July
Spinifex Spree Friday 27 and Saturday 28 July   Spinifex Spree *fireworks will take place on 28th July*
Port Hedland Races – Hedland Cup Sunday 5 August  
West End Markets August - TBC
North West Festival 25 and 26 August
 North West Festival
Cockatoo Classic Fishing Competition Saturday 22 Sept and Sunday 23 Sept
Staircase to the Moon Markets 25 September 2018 Staircase to the Moon Markets
Staircase to the Moon Markets 25 October 2018 Staircase to the Moon Markets

Additional information regarding upcoming events and things to do within Port Hedland can be found here or on the Port Hedland Visitors Centre website