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Brunswick River picnic area

Brunswick Heads Nature Reserve

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Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 25 Jul 2024, 1.54pm to Fri 26 Jul 2024, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 25 Jul 2024, 2.02pm

Other planned events: Delays on Cooradilla Road

Expect short delays on Cooradilla Road from Thursday 25 July 2024 to Friday 26 July 2024. Roadside vegetation management works underway. Drive safely and follow the directions of roadwork signs and NPWS staff.

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Applies from Mon 1 Jul 2024, 8.27am to Fri 30 Aug 2024, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 25 Jul 2024, 7.55am

Safety alerts: North Rocks Road closed

North Rocks Road is closed until Friday 30 August 2024. The road is currently unsafe to traffic. This closure maybe extended, and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

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

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Applies from Mon 25 Mar 2024, 1.00am to Fri 30 Aug 2024, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 18 Jul 2024, 2.03pm

Closed areas: Cape Byron walking track closed between Lighthouse and Wategos beach

The section of the Cape Byron walking track between Wategos Beach (east) and the Cape Byron Historic Lighthouse will be closed for maintenance work until end of August 2024.

Vehicle access around the Cape Byron State Conservation Reserve will not be affected. Vehicles can access the Pass and Palm Valley picnic area, Wategos Beach, and the Cape Byron Historic Lighthouse.

Visitors can safely walk to the Cape Byron Historic Lighthouse via:

  • Lee Lane to the Tallow Ridge Walking Track, or
  • Lighthouse Road down-road

Visitors may choose to walk along Clarkes Beach to access the Pass and the Palm Valley picnic area. The section of the walking track between the Palm Valley picnic area and Wategos Beach (west) remains open.

This closure is to improve accessibility and ensure visitor safety. For more information, please contact the local office. Penalties apply for non-compliance.

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Applies from Fri 30 Jun 2023, 5.44pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 Jul 2024, 10.17am

Closed areas: Wollumbin (Mount Warning) Summit track and Aboriginal Place closed

Parts of Wollumbin National Park, including the Korrumbyn Creek picnic area, Lyrebird walking track, and visitor facilities at Breakfast Creek, are open.

Please note Mount Warning Road is flood damaged and has traffic control in place. Parking at Korrumbyn Creek and Breakfast Creek is limited.

Wollumbin (Mount Warning) summit track and the Aboriginal Place remains closed. Penalties apply for non-compliance.

For further information visit our webpage at www.environment.nsw.gov.au/topics/wollumbin-national-park. For up to date visitor information check www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/wollumbin-national-park

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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/brunswick-river-picnic-area/local-alerts

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Emergency services

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