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Riverside campground and picnic area

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

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Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 6 Jan 2022, 2.47pm to Thu 20 Jan 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Mon 10 Jan 2022, 12.34pm

Safety alerts: General flooding and storm warnings

Please be aware of widespread rain across NSW which may result in rivers and creeks rising rapidly. Roads can become slippery and dangerous.

Please adhere to road and campground closures. Never drive through flooded roads and causeways. Take care and drive safely.

Please check local government area websites for local road closures. For more information, contact the NPWS Walcha area office on 02 6777 4700 or the NPWS Armidale area office on 02 6738 9100.

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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/riverside-campground-and-picnic-area/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • There are 3 areas in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park where you'll need day use vehicle permits: Halls Peak campground and picnic area, Riverside campground and picnic area, and Youdales Hut campground and picnic area. Day use vehicle permits can be bought online or by calling the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757. If camping, permit fees are included in the campground fee.

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Emergency services

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