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Warrumbungle National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Tue 8 August 2017, 1.38pm

Applies from Mon 19 Jun 2017, 12.42pm to Sun 10 Sep 2017, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 26 Jul 2017, 5.24pm.

Other planned events: Proposed aerial pest control operation in September 2017

It is proposed that an aerial pest control operation will take place between Monday 4 September and Sunday 10 September 2017. During this time walking track closures will be in place. For further information please contact Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Centre on (02) 6825 4364.

Affects 10 locations in this park: Show list

Applies from Tue 30 May 2017, 12.00am to Thu 31 Aug 2017, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jul 2017, 9.50am.

Other planned events: Camp Blackman 1 flush toilets unavailable

The flush toilets at Camp Blackman 1 will be closed until further notice due to construction work taking place on the amenities. The showers and laundry room are unaffected and remain open. Portable toilets will be available in Camp Blackman 1 while the flush toilets are closed. Toilets are available in all other campgrounds and visitor precincts. We encourage visitors to use the alternative toilets in preference to the portable toilets at Camp Blackman 1. For further information please call the NPWS  Warrumbungle Visitor Centre on (02) 6825 4364 or the NPWS Coonabarabran area office on (02) 68421311. NPWS apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Applies from Mon 10 Apr 2017, 1.30pm to Sun 31 Dec 2017, 1.20pm. Last reviewed: Tue 8 Aug 2017, 1.38pm.

Closed areas: Walking tracks closed

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

  • Gurianawa track
  • Fans Horizon walking track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Warrumbungle NP Visitor Centre  (02) 6825 4364 or NPWS Coonabarabran area office on (02) 6842 1377 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 23 Aug 2017, 10.30am. Last reviewed: Tue 22 Aug 2017, 3.46pm

Hazard reduction burns: Garrawilla NP HR

There is a fire in this park called Garrawilla NP HR. 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 22 Aug 2017, 3.16pm. Last reviewed: Tue 22 Aug 2017, 4.53pm

Closed parks: Albert Wright Road in Garrawilla National Park due to hazard reduction burn

This park is closed due to a hazard reduction burn. This closure will remain unless extended or removed. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact Coonabarabran area office on (02) 6842 1311 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 22 Aug 2017, 11.20am. Last reviewed: Tue 22 Aug 2017, 10.11am

Hazard reduction burns: Pilliga West - H Line

There is a fire in this park called Pilliga West - H Line. 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 19 Jun 2017, 12.42pm to Sun 10 Sep 2017, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 26 Jul 2017, 5.24pm

Other planned events: Proposed aerial pest control operation in September 2017

It is proposed that an aerial pest control operation will take place between Monday 4 September and Sunday 10 September 2017. During this time walking track closures will be in place. For further information please contact Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Centre on (02) 6825 4364.

Affects 1 park and 10 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Tue 30 May 2017, 12.00am to Thu 31 Aug 2017, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jul 2017, 9.50am

Other planned events: Camp Blackman 1 flush toilets unavailable

The flush toilets at Camp Blackman 1 will be closed until further notice due to construction work taking place on the amenities. The showers and laundry room are unaffected and remain open. Portable toilets will be available in Camp Blackman 1 while the flush toilets are closed. Toilets are available in all other campgrounds and visitor precincts. We encourage visitors to use the alternative toilets in preference to the portable toilets at Camp Blackman 1. For further information please call the NPWS  Warrumbungle Visitor Centre on (02) 6825 4364 or the NPWS Coonabarabran area office on (02) 68421311. NPWS apologise for any inconvenience caused.

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Applies from Mon 10 Apr 2017, 1.30pm to Sun 31 Dec 2017, 1.20pm. Last reviewed: Tue 8 Aug 2017, 1.38pm

Closed areas: Walking tracks closed

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

  • Gurianawa track
  • Fans Horizon walking track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Warrumbungle NP Visitor Centre  (02) 6825 4364 or NPWS Coonabarabran area office on (02) 6842 1377 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/warrumbungle-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Country NSW region
  • Warrumbungle 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.

    Buy an annual pass.
    • Coonabarabran (Warrumbungle National Park)
      (02) 6825 4364
      (02) 6842 3041 After hours emergency
      Contact hours: 9am-4pm daily (closed Christmas Day)
    • Off John Renshaw Parkway, Warrumbungle National Park
    • Fax: (02) 6825 4334
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Emergency services

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

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View from Fan's Horizon lookout, Warrumbungle National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary