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Apsley Falls picnic area

Oxley Wild Rivers National Park

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Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 8 Aug 2022, 12.30pm to Wed 10 Aug 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Aug 2022, 4.47pm

Closed areas: Threlfall walking track and Gara Gorge lookout closed due to flooding

Threlfall walking track and Gara Gorge lookout are closed due to flooding. Please call the local NPWS Armidale area office on 02 6738 9100 or the NPWS Walcha area office on 02 6777 4700 for further information.

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Applies from Mon 8 Aug 2022, 12.34pm to Wed 10 Aug 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Aug 2022, 4.45pm

Closed areas: Salisbury Waters walking track at Dangars Falls is closed

Salisbury Waters walking track is closed due to flooding. For further information, please contact the NPWS Armidale area office on 02 6738 9100, or the NPWS Walcha area office on 02 6777 4700.

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Applies from Mon 4 Apr 2022, 3.44pm to Fri 30 Sep 2022, 3.45pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 Aug 2022, 5.38pm

Closed parks: Willi Willi National Park and Willi Willi Caves Nature Reserve closed due to flooding

Willi Willi National Park is closed until Wednesday 30 September 2022 due to widespread flood damage.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6561 6700.

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/picnic-areas/apsley-falls-picnic-area/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park in the North Coast and Country NSW regions
  • Oxley Wild Rivers National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • There are 3 areas in Oxley Wild Rivers National Park where you'll need day use vehicle permits: Halls Peak campground and picnic area, Riverside campground and picnic area, and Youdales Hut campground and picnic area. Day use vehicle permits can be bought online or by calling the National Parks Contact Centre on 1300 072 757. If camping, permit fees are included in the campground fee.

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Emergency services

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