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Big Nellie lookout and picnic area

Coorabakh National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 28 May 2020, 2.50pm to Fri 5 Jun 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 1 Jun 2020, 4.32pm

Closed areas: Kylies Beach campground

Kylies Beach campground is closed due to bushfire damage and fire recovery works. This campground is expected to reopen on Friday 6 June 2020. Do not enter this campground Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6588 5555.

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Applies from Thu 28 May 2020, 3.35pm to Wed 1 Jul 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 1 Jun 2020, 3.47pm

Closed areas: Indian Head campground

Indian Head campground is closed due to bushfire damage and fire recovery works. The campground is expected to reopen on Wednesday 1 July 2020. Do not enter this campground. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6588 5555.

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Applies from Thu 28 May 2020, 3.16pm. Last reviewed: Fri 29 May 2020, 10.08am

Closed areas: Tapin Tops National Park bushfire impact

Walking tracks within the reserve (Potaroo Falls Rainforest circuit, Red Cedar walk and Rowleys Rock) are closed and will reopen once dangerous tree works are complete and tree assessments finalised.

Dingo Tops rest area is open now for day use although there are currently no toilet facilities. 

All public roads and trails are open through the reserve.

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Applies from Tue 11 Feb 2020, 3.47pm to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 3 Apr 2020, 1.44pm

Closed areas: Some areas of Crowdy Bay National Park closed due to bush fire damage

Some parts of this park are closed due to recent bush fire damage. The closed areas are:

  • Crowdy Gap campground and Crowdy Gap walking track
  • Kylies Hut walk-in campground
  • Diamond Head Loop walk
  • Forest walking track
  • Mermaid lookout and Metcalfes walking track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6588 5555.

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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/lookouts/big-nellie-lookout-and-picnic-area/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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Big Nellie lookout and picnic area, Coorabakh National Park. Photo: John Spencer