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Sunnyside campground

Myall Lakes National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 11 October 2021, 10.30am

Applies from Fri 7 May 2021, 8.50am to Sat 7 May 2022, 9.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 11 Oct 2021, 10.30am.

Closed areas: Sunnyside campground closed

Sunnyside campground will be closed indefinitely until major works have been completed.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 29 Nov 2021, 8.38pm to Fri 10 Dec 2021, 8.39pm. Last reviewed: Tue 30 Nov 2021, 4.10pm

Closed areas: Bachelor Road closed for maintenance

Bachelor Road on the western side of the Wallingat River is closed until Friday 10 December 2021 for road maintenance. Completion of the work has been delayed by recent wet weather.

The main section of the park on the eastern side of the Wallingat River is open and includes access to the campground, Whoota lookout and boat ramp. Please access the campground off The Lakes Way via Sugar Creek Road and River Road.

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

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Applies from Sat 27 Nov 2021, 3.46pm to Wed 1 Dec 2021, 3.47pm. Last reviewed: Mon 29 Nov 2021, 10.22pm

Closed areas: Sugar Creek picnic area closed due to flooding

Access to Sugar Creek picnic area, including Coachwood and Cabbage Palm loop walks, is closed due to flooding of the access road.  NPWS will check the water levels daily and reopen the area once the water has stopped flowing over the access causeway. 

Remember, it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters. Roads into and throughout the park may also be closed. Check Live Traffic NSW for up-to-date information and contact the local park office. For assistance during severe weather visit the NSW SES website. In life-threatening situations call emergency services on Triple Zero (000).

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

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Applies from Wed 15 Sep 2021, 2.08pm to Thu 16 Dec 2021, 2.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 2 Nov 2021, 9.56am

Closed areas: Campgrounds closed for upgrades

The following campgrounds are closed until Thursday 16 December 2021 for upgrades:

  • Joes Cove campground
  • Johnsons Beach campground
  • Mackaway Bay

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local office.

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Applies from Fri 7 May 2021, 8.50am to Sat 7 May 2022, 9.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 11 Oct 2021, 10.30am

Closed areas: Sunnyside campground closed

Sunnyside campground will be closed indefinitely until major works have been completed.

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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/sunnyside-campground/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Myall Lakes National Park in the North Coast region
  • Myall Lakes 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.

    The park has coin/card operated pay machines at Mungo Brush campground. NPWS staff regularly visit areas to collect day use fees. Day passes are also available from the Manning Great Lakes Area Office, Bulahdelah Visitor Information Centre and the Hawks Nest Newsagency.

    Bombah Point ferry fees may also apply (cash payment only).

    Buy annual pass
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Emergency services

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

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