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Yuraygir National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 24 March 2017, 10.10am

Applies from Mon 20 Mar 2017, 8.56am. Last reviewed: Fri 24 Mar 2017, 10.10am.

Closed areas: Pebbly Beach campground closed

Pebbly Beach Campground is inaccessible due to large holes in the creek crossing making access dangerous.  The area will remain closed until further notice.

  • Pebbly Beach campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Clarence South area office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

 

 

 

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Applies from Thu 24 Nov 2016, 10.32am. Last reviewed: Thu 19 Jan 2017, 10.14am.

Safety alerts: Access roads to Station Creek and Pebbly Beach campgrounds

Areas within Barcoongere State Forest, adjacent to the access roads for Station Creek and Pebbly Beach campgrounds, will be subject to logging operations by Forestry NSW contractors from Wednesday 30 November 2016 to Tuesday 31 January 2017. Please use caution, reduce speed and adhere to signage as log trucks will be travelling along this route. For more information please contact the NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500, 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

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Applies from Thu 8 Sep 2016, 12.30pm. Last reviewed: Wed 12 Oct 2016, 9.53am.

Closed areas: Brooms Head headland access stairs closed

The beach access stairs on the southern side of Brooms Head headland along Yuraygir Coastal Walk are currently closed due to damage caused by recent weather events. Visitors to this area are advised to use the alternative route detailed in the attached map until repairs are completed and the stairs are reopened for use. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 13 Oct 2015, 12.05pm. Last reviewed: Tue 6 Sep 2016, 9.22am.

Closed areas: Angourie Back Beach - staircase removed

Walkers on the Yuraygir Coastal Walk are advised that the staircase at the southern end of Angourie Back Beach has been removed due to safety concerns. All walkers should commence the walk via the track at Mara Creek picnic area, as there is no longer access from the beach. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Grafton NPWS office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 20 Mar 2017, 10.56am to Fri 31 Mar 2017, 10.52am. Last reviewed: Fri 24 Mar 2017, 2.27pm

Closed areas: Flood damage closed areas

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

  • Platypus Flat campground
  • Cod Hole campground
  • Moonpar Forest Drive via Bostobrick closed due to flooding of bridges

It is anticipated that the areas will be open by Friday 31 March 2017.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact Dorrigo Rainforest Centre on (02) 6657 2309  or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Sun 19 Mar 2017, 3.28pm. Last reviewed: Mon 20 Mar 2017, 10.18am

Closed areas: Pedestrian beach access track closed

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

  • Pedestrian access track to beach near Black Rocks near Site 8 in Black Rocks campground

Penalties apply for non-complianceFor more information, please contact the NPWS Richmond River area office on (02) 6627 0200 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 20 Mar 2017, 8.56am. Last reviewed: Fri 24 Mar 2017, 10.10am

Closed areas: Pebbly Beach campground closed

Pebbly Beach Campground is inaccessible due to large holes in the creek crossing making access dangerous.  The area will remain closed until further notice.

  • Pebbly Beach campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Clarence South area office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

 

 

 

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Applies from Wed 15 Mar 2017, 2.49pm. Last reviewed: Thu 16 Mar 2017, 4.09pm

Closed areas: Bindarri picnic area

Bindarray picnic area is closed due to weather conditions/storms. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Coffs Coast area office on (02) 6652 0900 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 24 Nov 2016, 10.32am. Last reviewed: Thu 19 Jan 2017, 10.14am

Safety alerts: Access roads to Station Creek and Pebbly Beach campgrounds

Areas within Barcoongere State Forest, adjacent to the access roads for Station Creek and Pebbly Beach campgrounds, will be subject to logging operations by Forestry NSW contractors from Wednesday 30 November 2016 to Tuesday 31 January 2017. Please use caution, reduce speed and adhere to signage as log trucks will be travelling along this route. For more information please contact the NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500, 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

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Applies from Thu 8 Sep 2016, 12.30pm. Last reviewed: Wed 12 Oct 2016, 9.53am

Closed areas: Brooms Head headland access stairs closed

The beach access stairs on the southern side of Brooms Head headland along Yuraygir Coastal Walk are currently closed due to damage caused by recent weather events. Visitors to this area are advised to use the alternative route detailed in the attached map until repairs are completed and the stairs are reopened for use. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Grafton area office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 5 May 2016, 10.36am. Last reviewed: Tue 26 Jul 2016, 9.47am

Safety alerts: Nymboida River campground access - Ramornie Forest road

Visitors to Nymboida River campground are advised that areas adjacent to Ramornie Forest road are presently subject to logging operations by Forestry NSW contractors. Please reduce speed, adhere to signage, take care and beware of logging trucks along this route. Contact with the contractors can be made on UHF radio channel 24.

For more information please contact the NPWS Grafton office on (02) 6641 1500, 8.30am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday.

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Applies from Tue 13 Oct 2015, 12.05pm. Last reviewed: Tue 6 Sep 2016, 9.22am

Closed areas: Angourie Back Beach - staircase removed

Walkers on the Yuraygir Coastal Walk are advised that the staircase at the southern end of Angourie Back Beach has been removed due to safety concerns. All walkers should commence the walk via the track at Mara Creek picnic area, as there is no longer access from the beach. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the Grafton NPWS office on (02) 6641 1500 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 1 Sep 2015, 4.41pm. Last reviewed: Mon 29 Aug 2016, 12.55pm

Other incidents: Black Rocks campground - aircraft noise

Attention for campers at Black Rocks regarding periodic aircraft noise over the campground. The Department of Defence has a training area within Bundjalung National Park north of Black Rocks campground. Aircraft may fly over the campground from time to time. Please ring 1300 333 3623 or consult the Department of Defence website for more information.

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Applies from Wed 26 Nov 2014, 4.28pm. Last reviewed: Thu 7 Jul 2016, 4.05pm

Closed areas: Road closure

Some areas of this park are closed due to demolition of bridge from past flooding event. This closure applies until further notice. Closed areas include the 4WD access to North Washpool, an area also known as Washpool rest area, entering from Baryulgil onto Collum Collum Road. The bridge is washed away, at the junction of Washpool Creek and Collum Collum Road.

  • Washpool National Park’s 2WD entrance off Gwydir Highway onto Coachwood Drive and Washpool Forest Way is open.
  • Bellbird campground, Coombadjha campground and the Granites lookout and picnic areas are accessible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Glen Innes area office (02) 6739 0700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 28 Nov 2014, 11.33am. Last reviewed: Thu 7 Jul 2016, 1.20pm

Closed areas: Closure Gamma Garra pedestrian bridge

Gumma Garra pedestrian bridge is closed due to safety issues until further notice. The walking tracks at Gumma Garra will not be accessible until the bridge is repaired. For more information, please contact the NPWS Alstonville area office on (02) 6627 0200 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 15 Sep 2014, 4.37pm. Last reviewed: Mon 29 Aug 2016, 1.01pm

Closed areas: Black Rocks campground - No 4WD Beach access

Partial closure. No 4WD beach access from Black Rocks campground. Due to significant storm damage, the 4WD beach access at Black Rocks campground is closed. Vehicles may still drive along Ten Mile Beach north from the Shark Bay 4WD beach access, but cannot exit at Black Rocks.There are no other beach access points on Ten Mile Beach other than Shark Bay 4WD beach access. No 4WD access north of Black Rocks campground.

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Applies from Wed 15 Mar 2017, 2.55pm. Last reviewed: Thu 16 Mar 2017, 4.08pm

Closed areas: Woolgoolga picnic area

Woolgoolga picnic area is closed due to weather conditions/storms. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Coffs Coast area office on (02) 6652 0900 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/yuraygir-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Yuraygir 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.  The park has self registration stands with envelopes - please bring correct change.

    Buy an annual pass.
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Emergency services

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Pebbly Beach, Yuraygir National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary