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Indian Head campground

Crowdy Bay National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 26 May 2020, 4.27pm to Fri 19 Jun 2020, 4.28pm. Last reviewed: Tue 26 May 2020, 4.42pm

Other planned events: Aerial drone weed spraying Crowdy Bay National Park and Kattang Nature Reserve

Aerial spot spraying of Groundsel Bush using a drone will occur in remote areas in along the south west boundary of Crowdy Bay National Park during the period of 28 May to 3 June 2020, using Roundup Biactive in accordance with APVMA Permit 12363.

Aerial spot spraying of Bitou Bush using a drone will occur on the Diamond Head escarpment in Crowdy Bay National Park during the period of 8 June to 30 June 2020, using Roundup Biactive in accordance with the APVMA Permit 12363.  All walking trails in the area will be closed and signage will be erected on site during operations.

Aerial spot spraying of Bitou Bush using a drone will occur on the Camden Head escarpment in Kattang Nature Reserve during the period of 8 June to 30 June 2020, using Roundup Biactive in accordance with the APVMA Permit 12363. All walking trails in the area will be closed and signage will be erected on site during operations

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Applies from Wed 20 May 2020, 4.12pm to Mon 1 Jun 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 20 May 2020, 4.16pm

Closed areas: Closed campgrounds

All campgrounds in this park are closed until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. You’ll receive a refund if you made a booking. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Tue 11 Feb 2020, 3.47pm to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 3 Apr 2020, 1.44pm

Closed areas: Some areas of Crowdy Bay National Park closed due to bush fire damage

Some parts of this park are closed due to recent bush fire damage. The closed areas are:

  • Crowdy Gap campground and Crowdy Gap walking track
  • Kylies Hut walk-in campground
  • Diamond Head Loop walk
  • Forest walking track
  • Mermaid lookout and Metcalfes walking track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6588 5555.

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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/indian-head-campground/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Crowdy Bay National Park in the North Coast region
  • Crowdy Bay 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. Pay park entry fees at the Diamond Head campground onsite office.

    Buy annual pass
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

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

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