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Brindle Creek picnic area

Border Ranges National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Wed 16 June 2021, 4.04pm

Applies from Wed 16 Jun 2021, 6.31am to Thu 17 Jun 2021, 4.33pm. Last reviewed: Wed 16 Jun 2021, 4.04pm.

Closed areas: Tweed Range Scenic Drive closure

The Tweed Range Scenic Drive will be closed beyond Sheepstation Creek camping area on Wednesday the 16 and Thursday 17 June to allow for essential roadworks to be carried out.

This will effectively close access to all areas of the park except for walks from Sheepstation Creek or the Border Loop.

The road will open again early morning on Friday 18 June.

Applies from Mon 14 Jun 2021, 4.00pm to Fri 18 Jun 2021, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 16 Jun 2021, 4.04pm.

Closed areas: Brindle Creek loop closed for vegetation maintenance

Brindle Creek loop road is closed from Monday 14 June to Friday 18 June 2021 for vegetation maintenance works. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local NPWS office on 02 6632 0000.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 16 Jun 2021, 6.31am to Thu 17 Jun 2021, 4.33pm. Last reviewed: Wed 16 Jun 2021, 4.04pm

Closed areas: Tweed Range Scenic Drive closure

The Tweed Range Scenic Drive will be closed beyond Sheepstation Creek camping area on Wednesday the 16 and Thursday 17 June to allow for essential roadworks to be carried out.

This will effectively close access to all areas of the park except for walks from Sheepstation Creek or the Border Loop.

The road will open again early morning on Friday 18 June.

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Applies from Mon 14 Jun 2021, 4.00pm to Fri 18 Jun 2021, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 16 Jun 2021, 4.04pm

Closed areas: Brindle Creek loop closed for vegetation maintenance

Brindle Creek loop road is closed from Monday 14 June to Friday 18 June 2021 for vegetation maintenance works. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local NPWS office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Thu 24 Dec 2020, 8.44am to Wed 30 Jun 2021, 8.47am. Last reviewed: Tue 6 Apr 2021, 9.02am

Closed areas: Eastern park entrance to Border Ranges National Park closed

The eastern end of the Tweed Range Scenic Drive at Barkers Vale is currently closed due to a landslip affecting part of the road near Bar Mountain. The road is closed between this entrance and the Bar Mountain picnic area. Visitors can only access the Tweed Range Scenic Drive from the western end of the park via Wiangaree. 

All other campgrounds, lookouts and picnic areas remain open. The Brindle Creek Loop Road is open. Part of the Brindle Creek walking track is currently closed.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information call the local NPWS office on 02 6627 0200.

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Applies from Thu 14 May 2020, 4.18pm. Last reviewed: Mon 22 Feb 2021, 3.08pm

Closed areas: Bar Mountain circuit and lookout closed

Bar Mountain circuit and lookout are closed for maintenance until further notice. Bar Mountain picnic area remains open.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. For more information call the NPWS Kyogle office 02 6632 0000.

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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/picnic-areas/brindle-creek-picnic-area/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Border Ranges National Park in the North Coast region
  • Border Ranges 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. The park uses a self-registration fee collection system at entry. Please bring the correct change and display your receipt.

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