Bothwell Camping Ground is located at Bothwell in Tasmania's central highlands, an hour from Hobart. The ground has ten powered sites and five camp sites, an amenities block, laundry facilities and a tennis court. Bothwell is situated in the beautiful Clyde River Valley and is considered the southern gateway to the central highlands. It has much to offer the visitor. The town itself is in a peaceful rural setting with an old world atmosphere and contains many interesting buildings of both architectural and historical interest. Bothwell is home to Australia's oldest golf course and the International Highland Spin-In. The area is also known for its excellent trout fishing. It is approximately a one-hour drive (76 km) north-west of Hobart and a two-hour drive (140 km) south of Launceston.