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Hill End Historic Site

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Thu 17 August 2017, 9.56am

Applies from Tue 22 Aug 2017, 11.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 17 Aug 2017, 9.56am.

Hazard reduction burns: Quartz Roasting Pits Pile Burn

There is a fire in this park called Quartz Roasting Pits Pile Burn. 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.

Applies from Fri 8 May 2015, 4.59pm to Sun 31 Dec 2017, 1.42pm. Last reviewed: Fri 10 Mar 2017, 11.13am.

Closed areas: Warrys Cottage and Hosies Store closed for maintenance

Hosies Store is currently closed to allow maintenance and repair works to be carried out. Warrys Cottage is also closed. For further information, please contact the Hill End Visitor Centre on (02) 6337 8206.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 22 Aug 2017, 11.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 17 Aug 2017, 9.56am

Hazard reduction burns: Quartz Roasting Pits Pile Burn

There is a fire in this park called Quartz Roasting Pits Pile Burn. 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 Tue 8 Dec 2015, 11.07am to Fri 29 Dec 2017, 10.59am. Last reviewed: Mon 1 May 2017, 3.13pm

Closed areas: Water Race walking track

Some areas of this park are closed due to maintenance, unless the closure is otherwise extended or removed. Closed areas are:

  • Water Race walking track between Ostini trail (Ostini Crossing) and Fourth Crossing picnic area adjacent to Summerhill Creek

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Bathurst area office on (02) 6332 7640 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 8 May 2015, 4.59pm to Sun 31 Dec 2017, 1.42pm. Last reviewed: Fri 10 Mar 2017, 11.13am

Closed areas: Warrys Cottage and Hosies Store closed for maintenance

Hosies Store is currently closed to allow maintenance and repair works to be carried out. Warrys Cottage is also closed. For further information, please contact the Hill End Visitor Centre on (02) 6337 8206.

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Applies from Wed 21 Sep 2016, 3.20pm. Last reviewed: Fri 21 Oct 2016, 3.50pm

Safety alerts: Capertee River causeway

Access to Capertee Homestead, cottage, campground and the western side of Capertee River is via a causeway through Capertee River. 

This causeway is subject to flooding. The Capertee River can rise unexpectedly with heavy rains falling upstream, making the causeway impassable. Please check the weather forecast before leaving home.

For more information please call the NPWS Mudgee area office on (02) 6370 9000 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/hill-end-historic-site/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Country NSW region
  • Hill End Historic Site is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

    • Hill End area office
      (02) 6337 8206
      Contact hours: Monday to Friday 8.30am-4.30pm daily (closed 12.30pm-1.30pm). Closed weekends and public holidays.
    • Beyers Avenue, Hill End NSW
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Emergency services

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Golden Gully, Hill End Historic Site. Photo: Debby McGerty