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Warrumbungle National Park

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Upcoming management events

Upcoming management events
Date Event Title
24 October 2022 Closed areas Goulds Circuit walking track closed Details

Applies from Mon 24 Oct 2022, 4.00pm to Fri 31 Mar 2023, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 6 Oct 2022, 1.53pm

Goulds Circuit walking track is closed from Tuesday 25 October 2022 for maintenance and renewal work. The track is expected to partially reopen as a shortened return walk in late 2022, and fully reopen by late March 2023. 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Warrumbungle Visitor Centre on 02 6825 4364.

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25 October 2022 Closed areas Partial park closure for helicopter lifting operation Details

Applies from Tue 25 Oct 2022, 7.00am to Tue 25 Oct 2022, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 5 Oct 2022, 4.01pm

National Parks and Wildlife Service (Castlereagh area) will be conducting a helicopter lifting operation on Tuesday 25 October 2022, weather permitting. Some areas in Warrumbungle National Park will be closed for half, to a full day during the operation, unless the closure is extended or rescheduled. 

The closed areas include:

  • West Spirey walking track
  • Pincham walking track (including the Breadknife and Grand High Tops) 
  • Goulds circuit
  • Spirey View
  • West Spirey 
  • Western High Tops
  • Cathedral and Arch
  • Bluff Mountain
  • Dagda Shortcut
  • Hurleys campground
  • Balor Hut and campground
  • Dows campground
  • Ogma campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, contact the Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Centre on 02 6825 4364.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Fri 7 Oct 2022, 8.00am to Fri 14 Oct 2022, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 5 Oct 2022, 1.13pm

Closed areas: Areas closed due to weather event

Areas may be closed due to forecast severe weather, high rainfall and flash flooding. 

  • Salt Caves lookout tower, campground, picnic area and walking track in Timmallallie National Park will be closed from Friday 7 October until Friday 14 October 2022.
  • Sculptures in the Scrub campground, picnic area and walking track at Dandry Gorge Aboriginal Area will be closed from Friday 7 October until Friday 14 October 2022.

This alert will be reviewed regularly and closures may be added or extended as necessary.

Remember, it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters, so you’ll need to reschedule your visit and avoid travel through areas in this park. Check Live Traffic NSW for up-to-date information about road closures. For assistance during severe weather visit the NSW SES website. In life-threatening situations call emergency services on Triple Zero (000).

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre on 02 6843 4011.

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Applies from Fri 7 Oct 2022, 8.00am to Mon 10 Oct 2022, 8.30am. Last reviewed: Wed 5 Oct 2022, 11.07am

Closed areas: Areas closed due to weather event

Areas of Warrumbungle National Park will be closed due to severe weather, high rainfall and flash flooding predicted in the area.

Closures will affect the following areas:

  • Camp Pincham: closed Friday 7 October until Sunday 9 October 2022 (inclusive).
  • Camp Blackman and Walaay: closed Friday 7 October until Sunday 9 October 2022 (inclusive).
  • Camp Wambelong: Open, but may be closed at short notice.
  • Balor Hut / Camp, Danu Camp, Dows Camp, Ogma Camp, Burbie Camp: closed Friday 7 October and Saturday 9 October 2022.
  • Canyon Picnic area: closed Friday 7 October until Sunday 9 October 2022 (inclusive).

Tara Cave, Burbie Canyon, Wambelong Nature Trail and Campers link walking tracks will be closed whilst creek crossings are flooded.

These closures will be reviewed regularly and may be extended.

Remember, it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters. Check Live Traffic NSW for up-to-date information about road closures. For assistance during severe weather visit the NSW SES website. In life-threatening situations call emergency services on Triple Zero (000).

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, contact the Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Centre on 02 6825 4364.

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Applies from Wed 21 Sep 2022, 12.28pm to Mon 31 Oct 2022, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 5 Oct 2022, 10.13am

Closed areas: Gunneemooroo campground closed

Gunneemooroo campground in Warrumbungle National Park is currently closed due to boggy/damaged access and damage to infrastructure caused by heavy rainfall.  This closure will be reviewed regularly and updated as soon as infrastructure is repaired and conditions improve.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information please contact the Warrumbungle Visitor Information Centre on 02 6825 4364.

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Applies from Sat 12 Feb 2022, 4.16pm. Last reviewed: Sat 17 Sep 2022, 8.45am

Safety alerts: Changed road conditions

Roads in Timmallallie National Park are rough in some sections because of erosion caused by flooding in January 2022. Take care and drive safely.

For more information, contact the Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre on 02 6843 4011.

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