Getting Around



High School

Front Entrance

The primary car park is in the front entrance on the Waterfall Way. There is no parking at the top level near the administration block.

Rear Entrance

The bridge from the Crown Street bus stop is currently under construction and closed to pedestrians. If you use this car park you can hop on the shuttle bus to get to the rear entrance.

The Camp bus stop is now in the rear car park off Crown Street. Parking here will be very limited.

Disabled parking

A valet disabled parking service is available at the High School. Camp staff can meet your car at the top drop-off zone and park it at the bottom. Your keys will be kept in secure storage at the Camp Office. Your car will be driven up for you to collect when you require it. Please call Rob Stockton on 0403 227 599 to organise this service.

Primary School

Unlimited street parking is available on William and Lovell Streets, and nearby side streets. The teacher’s car park is closed to Campers, with the exception of disabled parking.


Bellingen has had an increase in parking zones in recent years – previous secret spots may now have time limits. Watch out for limits on side streets immediately off Hyde Street. 

  • Behind Diggers Tavern / Memorial Hall – unlimited
  • Behind Bellingen Courthouse (off Church Street) – unlimited
  • William Street – unlimited
  • Church & Oak Streets back from William Street – unlimited


Camp Shuttle Bus

View shuttle bus route

The Camp Shuttle bus runs mornings, lunchtimes and afternoons daily. It runs in a CLOCKWISE loop through the town. Each loop runs in fifteen-minute intervals. 

The main stops are the Showground on the North Side, the High School and the Primary School. Additional town stops are marked on the bus map.

One bus is fitted for wheelchair access, the other with a ramp. Please call Rob Stockton on 0403227599 to organise the right bus for your pick-up.

Morning loop

Starts from Showground at 8.00 am, departing in fifteen-minute intervals until 8.45 am.

Lunch Shuttle

Join friends and family for lunch via the lunch shuttle. Starts at Bellingen Public School at 12.00 pm. Last run departs from High School at 12.45 pm.

Afternoon loop

Starts from Bellingen High School at 4.00 pm, departing in fifteen-minute intervals until 4.45 pm.

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Camp Postponement to 2022

Camp Postponement to 2022

Every year we look forward to bringing together an amazing community of creative people and families – Camp Creative is a time for joy and connection.

However, in light of the ongoing pandemic situation, and after careful consideration, we have made the difficult decision to postpone Camp Creative until 10-14 January 2022. 

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