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Mount Kembla Ring track

Illawarra Escarpment State Conservation Area

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Wed 16 May 2018, 9.36am

Applies from Mon 7 May 2018, 11.39am to Wed 30 May 2018, 11.08am. Last reviewed: Wed 16 May 2018, 9.36am.

Closed areas: Farmborough Road maintenance works

NPWS will be conducting construction works near the junction of Farmborough Road management trail and Mount Kembla Ring management trail. The works will begin on Wednesday 9 May 2018 and continue for until Friday 25 may 2018.

The construction site will be fenced off to the public for safety reasons. These management trails will not be formally closed and will not restrict access to park users. Visitors may experience short delays due to the movement of contractor vehicles.

Please adhere to all safety signage, and any instructions issued by NPWS staff or their contractors. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Illawarra area office on (02) 4224 4188 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 7 May 2018, 11.39am to Wed 30 May 2018, 11.08am. Last reviewed: Wed 16 May 2018, 9.36am

Closed areas: Farmborough Road maintenance works

NPWS will be conducting construction works near the junction of Farmborough Road management trail and Mount Kembla Ring management trail. The works will begin on Wednesday 9 May 2018 and continue for until Friday 25 may 2018.

The construction site will be fenced off to the public for safety reasons. These management trails will not be formally closed and will not restrict access to park users. Visitors may experience short delays due to the movement of contractor vehicles.

Please adhere to all safety signage, and any instructions issued by NPWS staff or their contractors. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Illawarra area office on (02) 4224 4188 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 26 Sep 2014, 8.43am. Last reviewed: Tue 8 Nov 2016, 9.29am

Closed areas: Areas closed due to rock falls

Some areas of this park are closed to public access due to rock fall hazards. Closed areas are: 

  • The northern section of the Mt Keira Ring track that extends west from the Mt Pleasant track to the stairs leading up to Queen Elizabeth Drive
  • All areas above Mt Keira Ring track to Mt Keira summit, except for the Dave Walsh track and the rock-climbing area on the western face of Mt Keira.

For more information, please contact the NPWS Illawarra area office on (02) 4224 4188.

View a map of the affected area (PDF 130KB).

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Local alerts

For the latest updates on fires, closures and other alerts in this area, see http://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/things-to-do/walking-tracks/mount-kembla-ring-track/local-alerts

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Emergency services

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Mt Kembla Ring Track hero, Illawarram Escaprment State Conservation Area. Photo: John Spencer