The Golden Bud pass for $150 per person includes 3-nights camping – Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights – at the Nimbin Showgrounds plus entry to all MardiGrass events!

Guidelines for the comfort and safety of all campers:

  • Camping fees/MardiGrass passes can be booked online now or bought at the Showgrounds when you arrive
  • Children twelve years and under: free!
  • Camping bookings are per person, not per vehicle or per tent
  • Bring your own campervan, caravan or tent
  • Small number of powered sites – First come, first served
  • Keep your space clean and tidy – bags provided
  • Hot showers – Don’t be greedy in the shower!
  • Camping only in designated areas: quiet, noisy, and family
  • There are three areas set aside: Quiet area, reasonably noisy area, and a family area
  • Keep noise to a respectable level – Be considerate of your neighbours
  • No generators!
  • No loud drumming after midnight!
  • No dogs please!
  • We recommend that you do NOT bring pets, however owners may do so at your own risk
  • Canteen open all weekend


  • Open fires are to be restricted to central communal fire area – No private or individual fires in the camp area
  • Firewood supplied
  • Please refrain from having fires in the day – it’s only wasting valuable firewood

Canteen Hours:

Fri, Sat, Sun. 7:00am to 7:00 pm


  • First Aid and Fire Extinguishers available at the Canteen
  • Emergency Assembly Area is at front entrance parking area

Important Nimbin Phone Numbers:

Hospital: 6689 1400
6689 1410
6689 1244

Camping is also available at the Nimbin Showgrounds, before and after MardiGrass.

Nimbin Showgrounds
33 Cullen St
NSW 2480
Phone 04 5887 2228

We hope you have a safe, happy and enjoyable Mardi Grass!