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Mungo walk the Walls of China tour

Mungo National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Thu 18 June 2020, 12.25pm

Applies from Thu 26 Mar 2020, 1.15pm. Last reviewed: Thu 18 Jun 2020, 12.25pm.

Closed areas: Mungo Shearers' Quarters

Mungo Shearers' Quarters are closed until further notice. NPWS are conducting risk assessments at each location before reopening to ensure the health and safety of our visitors and staff. There is no date for reopening and we ask our visitors to be patient with the process. 

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 26 Mar 2020, 1.15pm. Last reviewed: Thu 18 Jun 2020, 12.25pm

Closed areas: Mungo Shearers' Quarters

Mungo Shearers' Quarters are closed until further notice. NPWS are conducting risk assessments at each location before reopening to ensure the health and safety of our visitors and staff. There is no date for reopening and we ask our visitors to be patient with the process. 

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Applies from Fri 5 Jun 2020, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 18 Jun 2020, 12.22pm

Other planned events: Campgrounds available for booking

If you plan to stay at an NPWS campground after 1 June 2020 you'll need to make a booking first. This also applies to campgrounds that did not require bookings previously.

If you can't find your preferred campground on a webpage for Euston Regional Park and Kemendok National Park, please check this list of lesser-known campgrounds and make your booking.

If you're still unable to find your preferred campground phone 1300 072 757.

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Applies from Fri 12 Jun 2020, 10.58am to Fri 1 Jan 2021, 10.29am. Last reviewed: Thu 18 Jun 2020, 11.59am

Closed areas: Cawndilla campground and picnic area closed

Cawndilla campground and Cawndilla picnic area are closed and inaccessible until further notice. For information please contact the NPWS Broken Hill office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Fri 12 Jun 2020, 11.01am to Thu 1 Dec 2022, 10.32am. Last reviewed: Fri 12 Jun 2020, 11.09am

Closed areas: Closed roads in Kinchega National Park

Lake Drive, from Morton Boulka to Cawndilla campground, is closed. Emu Lake Drive is also closed until further notice. For information please contact the NPWS Broken Hill office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Thu 26 Mar 2020, 11.12am. Last reviewed: Thu 11 Jun 2020, 11.59am

Closed areas: Kinchega Visitor Centre and Shearers Quarters reopening

Kinchega National Park Visitor Centre and Kinchega Shearers Quarters accommodation are currently closed. Bookings for the Shearers Quarters will reopen from Wednesday 1 July 2020. 

For further enquiries please call the NPWS Broken Hill office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Tue 14 Apr 2020, 1.39pm to Wed 30 Sep 2020, 1.41pm. Last reviewed: Tue 14 Apr 2020, 4.04pm

Other planned events: Domestic firewood permits

Permits for domestic firewood collection in Yanga National Park are available from Friday 1 May until Wednesday 30 September 2020. The available firewood is from a single collection point and consists of redgum milled timber offcuts (sleeper backs).

Permits cost $25/tonne or $12.50/tonne for pensioner concession with a limit of 6 tonne per household per year.

Permits are only available to residents of Balranald and Murray Rivers Shires.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, applications and permits will be processed by email. For more information or an application form, please call the NPWS Buronga office on 03 5021 8900 or email npws.lowerdarling@environment.nsw.gov.au.

Find out more about domestic firewood collection.

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Applies from Fri 24 Aug 2018, 1.01pm. Last reviewed: Sun 29 Mar 2020, 2.33pm

Closed areas: Regatta Beach picnic area closed

Regatta Beach picnic area is closed until further notice. For more information, call the NPWS Yanga area office on 03 5020 1764.

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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/guided-tours/mungo-walk-the-walls-of-china-tour/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Mungo National Park in the Murray-Riverina region
  • Mungo 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. Fees are payable through self-registration envelopes outside Mungo Visitor Centre. Different fees apply for commercial tour operators and vehicles with 8 seats or more.

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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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Sand formation, Walls of China, Mungo National Park. Photo:OEH