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Big Yango loop trail

Yengo National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 20 May 2019, 10.47am

Applies from Mon 20 May 2019, 1.03pm to Fri 24 May 2019, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 20 May 2019, 10.47am.

Closed areas: Possible closures and delays - Bagnalls West hazard reduction burn

Some areas of this park may be closed for periods of time between Wednesday 22 May and Friday 24 May 2019. This is due to hazard reduction burns and related smoke and falling tree hazards. There may also be delays in accessing these areas. The areas that might be affected are:

  • Finchley track (between the intersections with Howes (Yango) track and Moores Road)
  • Howes (Yango) track (between the intersections with Finchley track and Stockyard fire trail)
  • Finchley campground
  • Finchley Aboriginal Area and cultural walk
  • Finchley lookout
  • Stockyard fire trail
  • Quart Pot trail

Local residents will still be able to access their properties.

These closures and delays may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Bulga office on 02 6574 5555 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Applies from Wed 24 Apr 2019, 10.46am to Wed 30 Oct 2019, 10.46am. Last reviewed: Wed 24 Apr 2019, 11.44am.

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service will be undertaking a wild dog and fox control program in Yengo National Park. Ejectors and baits will be laid in the park from Monday 30 April to Wednesday 30 October 2019. The program will use Canid Pest Ejectors and meat baits. Do not touch baits or ejector devices.

1080 poison is lethal to dogs and cats. Visitors and neighbours are reminded that domestic animals are not permitted in national parks or nature reserves at any time. It is recommended that you tie your dogs up during this time if they like to roam. If you suspect your domestic dog has been in the park and triggered an ejector or taken a bait, take them to a vet immediately. Warning signs will be displayed to notify park visitors.

For more information, call the NPWS Bulga office on 02 6538 5300.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 20 May 2019, 11.59am. Last reviewed: Fri 24 May 2019, 11.16am

Hazard reduction burns: Bagnells West HR

There is a fire in this park called Bagnells West HR. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 20 May 2019, 1.03pm to Fri 24 May 2019, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 20 May 2019, 10.47am

Closed areas: Possible closures and delays - Bagnalls West hazard reduction burn

Some areas of this park may be closed for periods of time between Wednesday 22 May and Friday 24 May 2019. This is due to hazard reduction burns and related smoke and falling tree hazards. There may also be delays in accessing these areas. The areas that might be affected are:

  • Finchley track (between the intersections with Howes (Yango) track and Moores Road)
  • Howes (Yango) track (between the intersections with Finchley track and Stockyard fire trail)
  • Finchley campground
  • Finchley Aboriginal Area and cultural walk
  • Finchley lookout
  • Stockyard fire trail
  • Quart Pot trail

Local residents will still be able to access their properties.

These closures and delays may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Bulga office on 02 6574 5555 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 16 May 2019, 11.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 14 May 2019, 3.05pm

Hazard reduction burns: Bala Range NPWS HR

There is a fire in this park called Bala Range NPWS HR. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 24 Apr 2019, 10.53am to Wed 30 Oct 2019, 10.53am. Last reviewed: Wed 24 Apr 2019, 11.51am

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service will be undertaking a wild dog and fox control program in Parr State Conservation Area. Canid Pest Ejectors will be laid from Monday 30 April to Wednesday 30 October 2019. Do not touch baits or ejector devices.

1080 poison is lethal to dogs and cats. Park visitors and neighbours are reminded that domestic animals are not permitted in national parks or nature reserves at any time. It is recommended that you tie your dogs up during this time if they like to roam. If you suspect your domestic dog has been in the park and triggered an ejector, take them to a vet immediately. Warning signs will be displayed to notify park visitors.

For more information, call the NPWS Bulga office on 02 6538 5300.

Applies from Wed 24 Apr 2019, 10.46am to Wed 30 Oct 2019, 10.46am. Last reviewed: Wed 24 Apr 2019, 11.44am

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service will be undertaking a wild dog and fox control program in Yengo National Park. Ejectors and baits will be laid in the park from Monday 30 April to Wednesday 30 October 2019. The program will use Canid Pest Ejectors and meat baits. Do not touch baits or ejector devices.

1080 poison is lethal to dogs and cats. Visitors and neighbours are reminded that domestic animals are not permitted in national parks or nature reserves at any time. It is recommended that you tie your dogs up during this time if they like to roam. If you suspect your domestic dog has been in the park and triggered an ejector or taken a bait, take them to a vet immediately. Warning signs will be displayed to notify park visitors.

For more information, call the NPWS Bulga office on 02 6538 5300.

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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/things-to-do/4wd-touring-routes/big-yango-loop-trail/local-alerts

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Emergency services

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Finchley Lookout, Yengo National Park. Photo: Susan Davis