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Paroo-Darling National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Wed 19 July 2017, 11.46am

Applies from Wed 19 Jul 2017, 10.03am to Mon 14 Aug 2017, 11.03pm. Last reviewed: Wed 19 Jul 2017, 11.46am.

Safety alerts: Feral animal control operations

Feral animal control operations are being conducted in this region between Monday 24 July to Monday 14 August 2017. Please check park notice boards for exact dates and closed areas.

Affects 2 locations in this park: Show list

Applies from Thu 25 Sep 2014, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jul 2017, 11.03am.

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in the park all year round. This park fire ban will remain 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 and or electric barbecue or cooker.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. To find out more information about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

Affects 1 location in this park: Show list

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 19 Jul 2017, 10.03am to Mon 14 Aug 2017, 11.03pm. Last reviewed: Wed 19 Jul 2017, 11.46am

Safety alerts: Feral animal control operations

Feral animal control operations are being conducted in this region between Monday 24 July to Monday 14 August 2017. Please check park notice boards for exact dates and closed areas.

Affects 3 parks and 8 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Fri 10 Feb 2017, 12.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jul 2017, 3.05pm

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in the park all year round. This park fire ban will remain 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 and or electric barbecue or cooker. Penalties apply for non-compliance. To find out more information about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

Affects 1 park nearby. Show list

Applies from Thu 25 Sep 2014, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jul 2017, 11.03am

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in the park all year round. This park fire ban will remain 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 and or electric barbecue or cooker.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. To find out more information about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

Affects 1 park nearby. Show list

Applies from Thu 16 Feb 2017, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Jun 2017, 12.08pm

Closed areas: Emu Lake Drive

Emu Lake Drive that connects the Kinchega Woolshed to the Tandou / Old Pooncarie Road is currently closed. Access to the Kinchega Woolshed and Emu Lake campground is possible via Woolshed Drive. For more information, please contact NPWS Broken Hill area office on (08) 8080 3200 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 26 Jan 2017, 11.13am. Last reviewed: Thu 6 Jul 2017, 10.37am

Closed areas: River Drive closed from Homestead Bend to Campsite 34

River Drive is closed from Homestead Bend to Campsite 34. Access to Campsite 34 is still available via Weir 32 Road. For more information, please contact the NPWS Broken Hill area office on (08) 8080 3200 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 26 Jan 2017, 2.32pm. Last reviewed: Thu 6 Jul 2017, 10.38am

Closed areas: Lake Drive partially closed - no access to Cawndilla campground or picnic area

Cawndilla picnic area and campground are closed and inaccessible due to the current condition of Lake Drive. Morton Boulka picnic area is open and accessible. For more information, please contact the NPWS Broken Hill area office on (08) 8080 3200 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Affects 1 park and 1 location 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/paroodarling-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Outback NSW region
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    • White Cliffs Visitor Centre (Paroo Darling National Park)
      Contact hours: 8.30am-4.30pm Monday to Friday. Please note, this Visitor Centre is unstaffed.
    • Keraro Road, White Cliffs, NSW
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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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