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Murray Valley National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 21 Aug 2017, 11.31am to Thu 31 Aug 2017, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 21 Aug 2017, 12.35pm

Closed areas: Mungo self-guided drive tour

Sections of  the Mungo self-guided drive tour (70 km loop) are closed from Saturday 19 August to Thursday 31 August 2017 due to road works. The following dates are excluded from this closure: Saturday 26 August and Sunday 27 August 2017. Loop Road will be closed from from Red Top lookout to Mungo National Park Visitor Centre. There will be no access to the following areas:

  • Rosewood picnic area
  • Mallee Stop walking track
  • Belah campground
  • Round Tank picnic area
  • Vigar's Well picnic area
  • Zanci Homestead site

Zanci Pastoral loop will reopen on Monday 21 August 2017. These closures will remain unless they are extended or removed. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Buronga area office on (03) 5021 8900 and press 1 then 9. Alternatively visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 9 Jun 2017, 9.30am. Last reviewed: Wed 16 Aug 2017, 12.36pm

Closed areas: Visitor Areas Closed

Some visitor areas are currently closed due to rain. The affected areas are;

  • Mamanga Campground
  • The Willows Campground and Picnic Area
  • Woolpress Bend Remote Campground and Picnic Area. 

For more information, please contact the NPWS Yanga area office on (03) 5020 1764 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 10 Aug 2017, 2.00pm to Thu 31 Aug 2017, 9.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 17 Aug 2017, 4.21pm

Safety alerts: Roadworks on Mount Bingar Road

Murrumbidgee Irrigation is working on the main channel on Mount Bingar Road. Traffic controllers are directing cars through the roadworks. Please follow their directions. 

For more information call the NPWS Mid-West area office on (02) 6966 8100 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 1 Aug 2017, 9.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 28 Jul 2017, 1.43pm

Hazard reduction burns: SOUW-Pile Burns North-Yanga

There is a fire in this park called SOUW-Pile Burns North-Yanga. 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 Wed 30 Nov 2016, 9.51am. Last reviewed: Mon 2 Jan 2017, 8.41am

Safety alerts: Damaged roads due to flooding

Roads and trails in Murrumbidgee Valley reserves are in variable conditions. Caution is required when driving in the reserves. For more information, please contact the NPWS Mid West area office on (02) 6966 8100 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 17 Nov 2016, 3.10pm. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Dec 2016, 3.46pm

Other planned events: No access from the eastern side of Cocoparra National Park

Private property adjoins Cocoparra National Park on the eastern side and therefore no public access is permitted via Pleasant Valley Road. No public vehicle access is permitted along the Eastern Boundary fire trail, this is a management trail only.

If you are visiting the park, please enter from the western side, via Barrys Scenic Drive or Mount Bingar Road.

For more information please contact the NPWS Griffith area office on (02) 6966 8100.

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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/murray-valley-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Murray-Riverina region
  • Murray Valley National Park is open sunrise to sunset but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger 

    • Moama (Murray area)
      (03) 5483 9100
      Contact hours: 9.30am-3pm (April to September) 8.30am-4.30pm (October to March) Monday to Friday
    • Factory 5, Lot 8 Bowlan Road, Moama NSW
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Emergency services

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Friends fishing by the river. Photo: David Finnegan