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Canoe Evans River paddle route

Bundjalung National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 9 Apr 2020, 12.00pm to Tue 23 Jun 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 25 May 2020, 3.35pm

Closed areas: Closed areas - Bundjalung National Park

Some areas in Bundjalung National 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.

The closed areas include:

  • Jerusalem Creek walk
  • Jerusalem Creek paddle route
  • Jerusalem Creek campground 
  • Forest House
  • Swamp House and,
  • Bunkhouse

Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Tue 7 Apr 2020, 8.41am to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 14 Apr 2020, 9.12am

Closed parks: Closed parks and reserves

This park, including all beach access routes and picnic areas, is closed until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Tue 18 Jul 2017, 7.00am to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 16 Apr 2018, 8.58am

Safety alerts: Ilmenite stockpile removal and site rehabilitation

Visitors to Black Rocks campground should expect to encounter large trucks on The Gap Road. This is part of a major project to remove a sand mining tailings stockpile from the park and restore the area to a natural ecosystem. Park visitors are asked to slow down and exercise caution while driving along The Gap Road. No works associated with this project will be undertaken on weekends, public holidays or NSW school holidays. The truck movements are expected to continue until June 2020. For more information or to report any incidents please contact the NPWS Richmond River area office on (02) 6627 0200.

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Applies from Mon 15 Sep 2014, 4.37pm. Last reviewed: Tue 18 Sep 2018, 12.14pm

Closed areas: Black Rocks campground - No 4WD Beach access

Partial closure. No 4WD beach access from Black Rocks campground. Due to significant storm damage, the 4WD beach access at Black Rocks campground is closed. Vehicles may still drive along Ten Mile Beach north from the Shark Bay 4WD beach access, but cannot exit at Black Rocks.There are no other beach access points on Ten Mile Beach other than Shark Bay 4WD beach access. No 4WD access north of Black Rocks campground.

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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/canoeing-paddling-experiences/canoe-evans-river-paddle-route/local-alerts

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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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Evans River paddle route, Bundjalung National Park. Artist: Rob Cleary