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Crowdy Bay National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Fri 19 May 2017, 2.24pm. Last reviewed: Wed 24 May 2017, 3.48pm

Other planned events: Aerial spraying

Aerial spraying will occur at the following places and on the following dates:

  • Seal Rocks Lighthouse and surrounding headlands, Lighthouse Beach and Treachery Headland on Wednesday 24 May 2017
  • Lighthouse Beach, Treachery Beach and Headland, Yagon Beach and Headland on Thursday 25 May 2017
  • Corrie Island, Yaccaba Headland, Bennett's Beach and the Little Gibber on Friday 26 May 2017.

This notification will be updated regularly. For further information please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300.

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Applies from Thu 25 May 2017, 9.26am to Wed 30 Aug 2017, 9.33am. Last reviewed: Wed 17 May 2017, 11.46am

Other planned events: Point Plomer sewage upgrade works

Some minor areas of Point Plomer campground will be closed due to a sewage upgrade. Site preparation will begin on Friday 19 May 2017 and main excavation will begin Thursday 25 May 2017. The sewage works will continue for a couple of months. The main toilet is still in use, with minimal disruption to visitors.

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Applies from Wed 10 May 2017, 9.43am. Last reviewed: Sun 14 May 2017, 9.36am

Hazard reduction burns: NPWS HR - Peninsula SFAZ

There is a fire in this park called NPWS HR - Peninsula SFAZ. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 8 May 2017, 8.55am. Last reviewed: Wed 24 May 2017, 9.35am

Other planned events: Maintenance works at The Ruins campground

Significant site works will take place at The Ruins campground and picnic area from Monday 8 May to Friday 02 June 2017, between 7am and 5pm daily. These works may cause disturbance to campers. Alternative campgrounds are located in Myall Lakes National Park or at the adjacent privately run camping area Sundowner Tiona. For further information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300.

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Applies from Wed 3 May 2017, 4.04pm to Fri 28 Jul 2017, 3.52pm. Last reviewed: Wed 3 May 2017, 4.51pm

Other planned events: Aerial spraying program

Herbicide spraying of Bitou Bush on headlands and beaches in Booti Booti and Myall Lakes National Parks between Forster and Hawks Nest will be carried out between 22 May 2017 and 28 July 2017. For public safety, treatment areas will be closed during the spraying. Temporary closures will occur on the day of spraying when weather conditions are suitable. NPWS staff will be present during the helicopter spray operation. Please ensure you adhere to all warning signage and directions of NPWS staff. For further information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300.

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Applies from Wed 26 Apr 2017, 8.00am to Fri 9 Jun 2017, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 19 May 2017, 10.52am

Closed areas: Bombah Point ferry

Bombah Point Ferry will be temporarily closed for essential maintenance from 26 April 2017 to the week of 5 June 2017. NPWS apologises for any inconvenience to caused visitors. 

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Applies from Fri 28 Apr 2017, 8.00am to Wed 13 Sep 2017, 3.00pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 May 2017, 3.52pm

Closed areas: Stewart and Lloyds campground

Stewart and Lloyds campground will be temporarily closed from 26 April 2017 to 13 September 2017 to rest campsites and undertake essential maintenance. For further information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300.

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Applies from Wed 26 Apr 2017, 8.00am to Wed 13 Sep 2017, 12.00pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 May 2017, 3.52pm

Closed areas: White Tree Bay campground

White Tree Bay campground will be temporarily closed from 26 April 2017 to 13 September 2017 to rest campsites and undertake essential maintenance work. For further information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0309.

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Applies from Thu 29 Sep 2016, 12.21pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 May 2017, 9.29am

Closed areas: Banda Banda Road and Banda Banda Forest loop walk closed

Some areas of this park are closed due to storm damage. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. The closed areas are:

  • Banda Banda Road - closed due to tree fall and land slip 
  • Banda Banda Forest loop walk - closed due to tree fall

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Macleay area office on (02) 6561 6700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 29 Sep 2014, 2.32pm. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Aug 2016, 12.00pm

Closed areas: Barbecue out of order Sugar Creek picnic area

The barbecue at Sugar Creek picnic area is out of service. For more information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300 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/crowdy-bay-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Crowdy Bay 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. Pay park entry fees at the Diamond Head campground onsite office.

    Buy an annual pass.
    • Port Macquarie
      (02) 6588 5555
      Contact hours: 9am-4.30pm Monday to Friday
    • 22 Blackbutt Road, Port Macquarie NSW
    • Fax: (02) 6588 5500
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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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View the natural arch on the Diamond Head Loop walk. Quick access is via the track head at Indian Head campground. Photo: Debby McGerty