Warrumbungle National Park
Warrumbungle National Park near Coonabarabran in NSW is a great place for camping, walking, birdwatching and stargazing.
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Whether you’re into camping, walking, birdwatching, or even astronomy, Warrumbungle National Park, near Coonabarabran in NSW, is a great place for a weekend getaway or longer holiday.
Most recently, the 2013 wildfires marked yet another chapter in this great park’s history. Although there are fewer facilities for you to enjoy now as a result of these fires, the NPWS is working hard to rebuild its facilities for generations to come. And, as the walking tracks, campgrounds and other visitor sites are rebuilt on the ground, you’ll find out about them here, so be sure to check back regularly.
What hasn’t changed since the fires? The Breadknife, easily the most recognisable feature within the park, still towers 90m above the valley floor, and is a symbol of the park’s enduring importance and resilience.
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The bushfires that ravaged Warrumbungle National Park in 2013 have become the focus of a major research and recovery program by NSW National Parks. The program has multiple components including studies on fire behaviour, cultural heritage, soils and water, native Australian animals, vegetation and fire management, and will include citizen science.
- in the Country NSW region
Warrumbungle National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.
Park entry fees:
$7 per vehicle per day.Buy an annual pass.
Coonabarabran (Warrumbungle National Park)
(02) 6825 4364
(02) 6842 4364 After hours emergency
Contact hours: 9am-4pm daily (closed Christmas Day)
- Off John Renshway Parkway, Warrumbungle National Park
- Fax: (02) 6825 4334
- Coonabarabran (Warrumbungle National Park)