Applies from Thu 1 Nov 2018, 11.31am to Sun 31 Mar 2019, 11.22am. Last reviewed: Thu 1 Nov 2018, 12.16pm
Fire bans: Murramarang National Park
A park fire ban is in place in this park and remains 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)
Solid fuel fires will be allowed at Pretty Beach campground, Pebbly Beach campground and Depot Beach campground within Murramarang National Park only if:
- it is not a Total Fire Ban day
- the fire is for the purpose of cooking
- the fire is in a permanently constructed fireplace
- at a site surrounded by ground that is cleared of all combustible materials for a distance of at least two metres all around
- the fire is completely extinguished before leaving.
As per the RFS guidelines for the use of fire during the Bush Fire Danger Period (1 October 2018 to 31 March 2019).
If a Total Fire Ban is in place, please contact the local park office before using a gas and or electric barbecue or cooker.
Affects 1 park nearby.