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Brindle Creek picnic area

Border Ranges National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 25 Feb 2020, 1.15pm. Last reviewed: Tue 25 Feb 2020, 1.25pm

Closed areas: Bar Mountain circuit walking track part closure

Bar Mountain Circuit walking track is partly closed. Access to Bar Mountain lookout remains open. Falcorostrum loop walk is also open. For more information contact the local NPWS office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Tue 25 Feb 2020, 11.18am. Last reviewed: Tue 25 Feb 2020, 11.35am

Closed areas: Helmholtsia loop walk closed

Helmholtsia loop walking track is currently closed due to tree falls. For further information please contact the local NPWS office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Mon 3 Feb 2020, 4.12pm. Last reviewed: Tue 28 Jan 2020, 5.18pm

Closed areas: Sheepstation Creek campground and trail closures

Some parts of this park are closed from Monday 3 February to Friday 1 May 2020 while the Sheepstation creek campground is upgraded. The closed areas are:

  • Sheepstation Creek campground
  • Brushbox Falls lookout
  • Palm forest walking track
  • Booyung walking track

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

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Applies from Tue 21 May 2019, 2.53pm to Tue 31 Mar 2020, 2.45pm. Last reviewed: Tue 21 Jan 2020, 10.03am

Closed areas: Cutters Hut closed - construction works

Cutters Hut, within Cutters Camp campground, is closed due to construction works. NPWS is currently upgrading Cutters Hut to create a new camp kitchen for visitors as well as completing Stage 2 of the Cutters campground upgrade. Construction works may cause minor noise disturbance to visitors. 

For more information, please call the NPWS Tweed Byron office on 02 6670 8600.

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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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Emergency services

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For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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Brindle Creek. Photo:John Spencer