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Montague Island Lighthouse

Montague Island Nature Reserve

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 2 August 2019, 3.20pm

Applies from Fri 2 Aug 2019, 2.59pm to Fri 30 Aug 2019, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Fri 2 Aug 2019, 3.20pm.

Closed parks: Montague Island Nature Reserve closed

This park is closed for annual maintenance from Thursday 1 August to Friday 30 August 2019. There will be helicopter operations during this period. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Narooma local area office on 02 4476 0800.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 24 Jun 2019, 1.58pm. Last reviewed: Mon 24 Jun 2019, 2.29pm

Other planned events: 1080 fox baiting program underway

A 1080 baiting program will be underway in this park from Monday 1 July to Tuesday 31 December 2019. This program will use meat baits and CPE ejectors. A reminder that 1080 is harmful to domestic animals and that domestic animals are not permitted in national parks or reserves.

The program is aimed at protecting threatened species found in the area. For more information, please call 0448 296 373.

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Applies from Thu 23 May 2019, 11.24am. Last reviewed: Wed 22 May 2019, 11.27am

Hazard reduction burns: Congo West HR

There is a fire in this park called Congo 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 Wed 21 Oct 2015, 11.57am. Last reviewed: Wed 3 Jul 2019, 12.05pm

Safety alerts: Bingi Dreaming track - closed and open coastal lakes and lagoons

Bingi Dreaming track crosses openings to several Intermittently Closed and Open Coastal Lakes and Lagoons (ICOLLS). Openings of these lakes and lagoons are often unpredictable and can be quite dramatic. Please be aware that although lakes are usually only open for short periods (weeks), they can be impassable when open.

The Coila Lake opening is at the southern end of Bingi Dreaming track. Please check if this lake is open before you set out. If the opening is impassable, you won't be able to access the village of Tuross.

For more information call the NPWS Narooma area office on 02 4476 0800.

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Applies from Fri 2 Aug 2019, 2.59pm to Fri 30 Aug 2019, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Fri 2 Aug 2019, 3.20pm

Closed parks: Montague Island Nature Reserve closed

This park is closed for annual maintenance from Thursday 1 August to Friday 30 August 2019. There will be helicopter operations during this period. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Narooma local area office on 02 4476 0800.

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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/historic-buildings-places/montague-island-lighthouse/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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View of Montague Island lighthouse from rocky coastline. Photo: Stuart Cohen/OEH