Hughenden Showgrounds Hughenden Showgrounds

The Hughenden Showgrounds is the major sport and recreation facility and public events hub for the town and Shire. The Showgrounds has developed into a multi-use facility servicing much of the Shire's sport, recreation and outdoor event needs.


The facility includes: 
  • Grassed arena/ring (with lighting)
  • Pavilions and halls
  • Kitchens and bars
  • Office facility
  • Extensive cattle yards
  • Club house
  • Storage facilities
  • Covered indoor arena
  • Multiple show and toilet block



The precinct consists is well established, with permanent users including:

  • Hughenden Show Society
  • Rugby League
  • Pony Club
  • Gymnastics
  • Campdraft
  • Performance horse sports


 For more information and bookings please contact:

Flinders Shire Council

Phone: (07) 4741 2900





Conditions of Camping at the Hughenden RV Campgrounds
  • Camping is free for fully self contained RV Vehicles and Vans, up to a maximum of 7 days
  • Vehicle or Van must be fully self contained with built in toilet and shower (no portable showers or toilets allowed)
  • Vehicle or Van grey water is to be held in a holding tanks or discharged into buckets which will be emptied into the designated dump points only
  • Has a black water holding tank or toilet cassette
  • No dumping of black/grey water in the grounds (dumping facilities available RV Park and McLaren Street)
  • Buckets are to be monitored and emptied as necessary to ensure that NO GREY WASTE escapes onto the ground
  • Vehicles or Van must not be washed down in the RV Campground, facilities for wash down are available at the Hughenden Saleyards, hose available at the Visitor Information Centre
  • Vehicles or Van must have a sealed container/bin for household garbage, please utilise bins provided!
  • No open fires – fuel stoves only
  • Pets allowed but must be restrained
  • Local events will take precedence over motor home/caravans eg. Campdraft and Local Show
For the enjoyment of all users and to keep the amenity of the area above conditions are NOT NEGOTIABLE and those not adhering to them will:  
  • Lose the approval to camp in the area
  • Make themselves open to the issue of an on-the-spot fine; and / or be required to leave
  • Non compliance or failure to display a valid permit is a 10 penalty unit fine
All campers must register and have a permit displayed.
Permits are available at the Flinders Discovery Centre between 9am – 5pm and after hours with the Showgrounds Caretaker on 0438 460 259.