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Border Ranges National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 6 November 2017, 3.12pm

Applies from Mon 6 Nov 2017, 2.38pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Nov 2017, 3.12pm.

Closed areas: Sheepstation Creek campground

Sheepstation Creek campground will be temporarily closed between Monday 13 November and Friday 1 December 2017 for redevelopment works. This closure includes access to walking tracks from Sheepstation Creek campground. Forest Tops campground remains open but not suitable for caravans. Walkers will be unable to exit Booyong track at Sheepstation Creek. The closed areas are:

  • Booyong walking track
  • Rosewood loop
  • Palm Valley track
  • Brushbox falls lookout

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 6 Apr 2017, 11.57am. Last reviewed: Tue 1 Aug 2017, 9.46am.

Closed areas: Tweed Range scenic drive closure update

Tweed Range scenic drive is open from Sheepstation Creek to Bar Mountain. Access to Tweed Range scenic drive is only via Lynches Creek Road from Wiangaree. There is currently no access from the Barkers Vale entrance. All roads, walking tracks and lookouts within the park are open. The affected extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 6 Nov 2017, 2.38pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Nov 2017, 3.12pm

Closed areas: Sheepstation Creek campground

Sheepstation Creek campground will be temporarily closed between Monday 13 November and Friday 1 December 2017 for redevelopment works. This closure includes access to walking tracks from Sheepstation Creek campground. Forest Tops campground remains open but not suitable for caravans. Walkers will be unable to exit Booyong track at Sheepstation Creek. The closed areas are:

  • Booyong walking track
  • Rosewood loop
  • Palm Valley track
  • Brushbox falls lookout

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 3 Nov 2017, 10.40am. Last reviewed: Fri 10 Nov 2017, 12.21pm

Closed areas: Cutters Camp campground and hut shelter closed

NPWS will be carrying out major changes to Cutters Camp campground in the coming months as the first stage of upgrade works begins. 

Cutters Camp campground will be closed from Monday 13 November to Friday 22 December 2017 because of construction works. There'll be no access to the worksite during this period.

Cutters hut shelter will be temporarily closed from Thursday 2 November to Friday 22 December 2017. No entry to the hut is permitted during the closure.

These closures may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Visitors driving through Cadell Road can expect minor delays through Cutters Camp campground because of movement of heavy plant. Slow down and exercise caution while driving along Cadell Road.

All work associated with this project will be undertaken from Monday to Friday. Truck movements are expected to continue until Friday 22 December 2017.

We appreciate your patience while this important work is being undertaken.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Tweed-Kyogle area office on (02) 6670 8600 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 11 Sep 2017, 10.10am to Thu 30 Nov 2017, 10.10am. Last reviewed: Mon 9 Oct 2017, 9.03am

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog baiting program

1080 wild dog baits will be laid in Mebbin and Mooball National Parks and Cudgen Nature Reserve from Monday 11 September to Thursday 30 November 2017 inclusive. 1080 is a poison that is lethal to domestic dogs and cats. Park visitors and neighbours are reminded that dogs are not permitted in national parks or nature reserves by law at any time. To allow a dog into the national park during the baiting program could endanger its life.

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Applies from Thu 6 Apr 2017, 11.57am. Last reviewed: Tue 1 Aug 2017, 9.46am

Closed areas: Tweed Range scenic drive closure update

Tweed Range scenic drive is open from Sheepstation Creek to Bar Mountain. Access to Tweed Range scenic drive is only via Lynches Creek Road from Wiangaree. There is currently no access from the Barkers Vale entrance. All roads, walking tracks and lookouts within the park are open. The affected extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 28 Apr 2016, 1.33pm. Last reviewed: Tue 31 May 2016, 10.12am

Closed areas: Mt Clunie Road closed until further notice

Mt Clunie road is closed until further notice due to a collapsed bridge. There is a locked gate and access is restricted.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

 

 

 

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Applies from Tue 23 Sep 2014, 10.17am. Last reviewed: Tue 25 Oct 2016, 3.03pm

Closed areas: Peates Mountain Road closed

Peates Mountain Road is closed at Rummery Park campground. There is no vehicle access to Gibbergunyah Range Road via Peates Mountain Road. The walking track to Peates Mountain remains open. For more information, please contact the NPWS Alstonville office on (02) 6627 0200 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/border-ranges-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Border Ranges National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. The park has coin-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.

    Buy an annual pass.
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Emergency services

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For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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Pinnacle lookout, Border Ranges National Park. Photo: Hamilton Lund