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Dry Tank campground

Gundabooka National Park

Closed due to current alerts 

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Wed 19 January 2022, 1.41pm

Applies from Wed 19 Jan 2022, 1.34pm. Last reviewed: Wed 19 Jan 2022, 1.41pm.

Closed parks: Parks closed due to widespread rainfall

All Parks in the Bourke Area are closed due to widespread rainfall and closure of Council Roads. 

 

Please refer to the Bourke Shire Council Road Condition reports for updated information. 

 

For any further information please call the Bourke NPWS Office on 02 6830 0200.

Applies from Mon 11 Oct 2021, 1.04pm to Mon 28 Feb 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Tue 4 Jan 2022, 8.47am.

Closed areas: Areas closed for upgrades

The following areas in Gundabooka National Park will be closed from Monday 11 October 2021 for up to 3 months, weather dependent, for major upgrade works:

  • Dry Tank campground
  • Dry Tank picnic area
  • Little Mountain walking track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, call the local NPWS office in Bourke on 02 6830 0200.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 19 Jan 2022, 1.34pm. Last reviewed: Wed 19 Jan 2022, 1.41pm

Closed parks: Parks closed due to widespread rainfall

All Parks in the Bourke Area are closed due to widespread rainfall and closure of Council Roads. 

 

Please refer to the Bourke Shire Council Road Condition reports for updated information. 

 

For any further information please call the Bourke NPWS Office on 02 6830 0200.

Affects 4 parks nearby. Show list

Applies from Wed 5 Jan 2022, 2.56pm to Fri 28 Jan 2022, 2.57pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jan 2022, 9.33am

Closed areas: Areas closed due to flooding

The following areas are closed from Wednesday 5 January to Friday 28 January 2022 due to flooding:

  • Many Big Rocks picnic area (Karnu Yalpa)
  • Darling River Campground (Yapara Paaka Thuru)

Remember, it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 02 6830 0200.

Affects 2 parks and 2 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 11 Oct 2021, 1.04pm to Mon 28 Feb 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Tue 4 Jan 2022, 8.47am

Closed areas: Areas closed for upgrades

The following areas in Gundabooka National Park will be closed from Monday 11 October 2021 for up to 3 months, weather dependent, for major upgrade works:

  • Dry Tank campground
  • Dry Tank picnic area
  • Little Mountain walking track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, call the local NPWS office in Bourke on 02 6830 0200.

Affects 2 parks and 4 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 8 Nov 2021, 1.17pm. Last reviewed: Tue 16 Nov 2021, 8.35am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting a baiting program using 1080 fresh meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of wild dogs and foxes. The program will be conducted between Thursday 18 November to Saturday 18 December 2021 in Gundabooka National Park and State Conservation Area and Toorale National Park and State Conservation Area.

All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs). Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

For further information please call NPWS Bourke office on 02 6830 0200.

Affects 4 parks nearby. Show list

Local alerts

For the latest updates on fires, closures and other alerts in this area, see https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/camping-and-accommodation/campgrounds/dry-tank-campground/local-alerts

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