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Bellinger River National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 18 Oct 2017, 10.50am. Last reviewed: Wed 18 Oct 2017, 11.18am

Other planned events: Sandon River campground upgrade works

The Sandon River campground has upgrade and maintenance works from Wednesday 18 October 2017 to Friday 3 November 2017. Those visiting the campground need to be aware that workers will be onsite from Monday to Thursday between 8:30am and 4:30pm with weather permitting. These planned dates may be extended and any extension will be updated. For further information please contact the NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500.

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Applies from Tue 17 Oct 2017, 1.53pm to Mon 23 Oct 2017, 1.46pm. Last reviewed: Tue 17 Oct 2017, 2.08pm

Closed areas: Halls Peak road closure

Halls Peak campground is closed due to dangerous road conditions. This closure will remain unless otherwise extended or removed. For more information, please contact Armidale Visitor Centre on (02) 6770 3888 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 16 Oct 2017, 3.19pm. Last reviewed: Mon 16 Oct 2017, 3.45pm

Closed areas: Angourie Bay Road closed due to roadworks

Some areas of this park are closed due to roadworks from Tuesday 17 October to Friday 20 October 2017. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. The closed areas are:

  • Angourie Bay Road from Woolaweyah Road
  • Angourie picnic area
  • Mara Creek picnic area

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Clarence South area office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 12 Sep 2017, 11.30am to Wed 28 Feb 2018, 11.30am. Last reviewed: Tue 12 Sep 2017, 11.37am

Other planned events: Fox baiting Moonee Beach Nature Reserve

A fox and wild dog baiting program is being conducted along Moonee Beach in Moonee Beach Nature Reserve. The areas affected ranges from the mouth of Moonee Creek to 500m north of the Tiki trail. It is advised not to take dogs along Moonee Beach in the vicinity of the baiting program or allow them to stray into the area.

The 1080 poison baits are lethal to domestic pets if ingested. Visitors and neighbours of the Moonee Beach Nature Reserve are reminded that domestic dogs are not permitted within national parks or nature reserves.

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Applies from Wed 12 Apr 2017, 11.03am. Last reviewed: Wed 30 Aug 2017, 3.34pm

Other planned events: Yuraygir Coastal walk river crossing contacts

Yuraygir Coastal Walk river crossing contact details have changed.  The current details are as follows:

  • The Wooli river crossing call 0439 409 909 
  • The Sandon river crossing call 0266411500
  • The Corindi/Red Rock river crossing call (02) 6649 2730.  

For further information please contact NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500.

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Applies from Thu 22 Jun 2017, 8.41am to Sun 31 Dec 2017, 8.26am. Last reviewed: Tue 19 Sep 2017, 10.34am

Other planned events: 1080 fox control baiting program

National Parks and Wildlife Service are conducting an ongoing fox control program using 1080 baiting in coastal areas of Yuraygir National Park. This feral animal control work is part of the NSW Fox Threat Abatement Plan and Saving our Species conservation program aimed at protecting threatened shorebird species. All baited areas are signposted. For further information contact NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500. 

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Applies from Wed 24 May 2017, 11.38am. Last reviewed: Tue 27 Jun 2017, 3.43pm

Closed areas: Road closures in Yuraygir State Conservation Area

A partial road closure of 3km between Bald Knob Tick Gate Road and Browns Knob trail and Julies Road is closed due to storm damage. Alternative access to Coast Range Road is available via McPhillips Road and Yellow Cutting Road. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 10 Apr 2017, 2.15pm. Last reviewed: Tue 23 May 2017, 12.48pm

Other incidents: Restricted access at Pebbly Beach campground

Pebbly Beach campground is currently being accessed via a temporary access trail due to storm damage and is unsuitable for caravans and camper trailers larger than a standard Jayco pop-top size. For further information, please phone the Grafton NPWS office on 0266411500.

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Applies from Tue 21 Feb 2017, 12.35pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 May 2017, 9.29am

Safety alerts: Mermaid Pools - not safe for swimming

The area known as the Mermaid Pools is not safe for swimming. Large waves wash over the area frequently and you may be swept off the rocks. For more information, please contact Trial Bay Gaol on (02) 6566 6168 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for safety guidelines. 

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Applies from Fri 15 May 2015, 2.27pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 May 2017, 9.29am

Safety alerts: Potential rock falls - Little Bay and Trial Bay

The granite cliffs surrounding Trial Bay and Little Bay are prone to rock fall. Do not climb cliffs or walk close to cliff edges. For further information please call Trial Bay Gaol on (02) 6566 6168.

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Applies from Tue 13 Oct 2015, 12.05pm. Last reviewed: Tue 6 Sep 2016, 9.22am

Closed areas: Angourie Back Beach - staircase removed

Walkers on the Yuraygir Coastal Walk are advised that the staircase at the southern end of Angourie Back Beach has been removed due to safety concerns. All walkers should commence the walk via the track at Mara Creek picnic area, as there is no longer access from the beach. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Grafton NPWS office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 28 Aug 2017, 2.38pm. Last reviewed: Tue 29 Aug 2017, 5.03pm

Closed parks: Goulds lane wildfire

This park is closed due to a bushfire, unless the closure is otherwise extended or removed. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Macleay area office on (02) 6561 6700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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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/visit-a-park/parks/bellinger-river-national-park/local-alerts

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