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Burning Mountain Nature Reserve

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Sun 21 January 2018, 2.23pm

Applies from Mon 22 Jan 2018, 12.01am to Mon 22 Jan 2018, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Sun 21 Jan 2018, 2.23pm.

Fire bans: Total Fire Ban

Affects 1 location in this park: Show list

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 22 Jan 2018, 12.01am to Mon 22 Jan 2018, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Sun 21 Jan 2018, 2.23pm

Fire bans: Total Fire Ban

Affects 13 parks nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 1 Jan 2018, 11.00am to Wed 31 Jan 2018, 11.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 9 Jan 2018, 2.20pm

Safety alerts: Park fire ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park and remains in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) barbecues and stoves are prohibited. Gas and electric barbecues and cookers are permitted as long as:

  • They're under direct control of an adult
  • The ground within 2m of the barbecue is cleared of all flammable materials
  • There's an adequate supply of water (minimum of a bucket)

If a Total Fire Ban is in place, please contact the local park office before using a gas or electric barbecue or cooker.

Affects 1 park and 3 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Thu 7 Dec 2017, 1.31pm. Last reviewed: Tue 9 Jan 2018, 2.16pm

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog baiting program in Wallabadah Nature Reserve

From Wednesday 6 December 2017, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service is conducting a 6-month 1080 baiting program for wild dogs in Wallabadah Nature Reserve. For further information please contact the NPWS Scone area office on (02) 6545 1128.

Affects 1 park nearby. Show list

Applies from Thu 7 Dec 2017, 1.28pm. Last reviewed: Tue 9 Jan 2018, 2.16pm

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog baiting in Ben Halls Gap Nature Reserve and Chittick

From Friday 10 November 2017, NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service is conducting a 6-month 1080 baiting program for wild dogs in Ben Halls Gap Nature Reserve and the 'Chittick' property. For further information please contact the NPWS Scone area office on (02) 6545 1128.

Affects 1 park nearby. Show list

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/burning-mountain-nature-reserve/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Country NSW region
  • Burning Mountain Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

    • Scone
      (02) 6545 1128
      Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
    • 20 Hayes Street, Scone NSW 2337
    • Fax: (02) 6545 1912
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

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

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Burning Mountain walk, Burning Mountain Nature Reserve. Photo: R Wilcher/NSW Government