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Gum Hole campground and picnic area

Warrabah National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 30 September 2022, 10.56am

Applies from Fri 23 Sep 2022, 1.04pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Sep 2022, 1.09pm.

Safety alerts: Flooding of Gum Hole campground

Camp sites along the edge of the lagoon at Gum Hole campground have been flooded following recent heavy rainfall in the area. It is recommended that campers camp at Warrabah campground while the Namoi River is experiencing high flows. 

For further information please contact the Narrabri NPWS office on 6792 7300.

Applies from Thu 22 Sep 2022, 11.48am. Last reviewed: Fri 30 Sep 2022, 10.56am.

Safety alerts: Hazardous stream crossings on Namoi River Road - 4WD only

Namoi River Road is currently not suitable for 2WD vehicles. Recent rainfall has increased the water level at stream crossings along the access road to Warrabah National Park. It is recommended that anyone attempting to travel to the campgrounds and picnic area on the western side of Warrabah National Park use a 4WD vehicle.

Take care and drive safely.

For more information, contact the Narrabri NPWS office on 0439 591 450.

Upcoming management events

Upcoming management events
Date Event Title
9 October 2022 Closed parks Park closed for aerial pest control operation Details

Applies from Sun 9 Oct 2022, 4.00pm to Mon 10 Oct 2022, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 30 Sep 2022, 4.49pm

Warrabah National Park will be closed from 4pm, Sunday 9 October to 4pm, Monday 10 October 2022 for an aerial pest control operation. During this time it will not be possible to access visitor facilities in the park and it will not be possible to hike into the park to go fishing.

Penalties apply for non-compliance.

For more information, contact the Narrabri NPWS office on 02 6792 7300.

Details

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/gum-hole-campground-and-picnic-area/local-alerts

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