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Cambridge Plateau picnic area

Richmond Range National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 1 March 2021, 3.11pm

Applies from Wed 30 Dec 2020, 5.12pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 Mar 2021, 3.11pm.

Safety alerts: Limited access to Peacock Creek campground

Access to Peacock Creek campground is limited due to road damage and wet weather impacts.

Please note:

  • Peacock Creek Road is high clearance 4WD access only due to water over creek crossings
  • Iron Pot Creek Road is 4WD access only due to severe road surface damage and gullying 
  • Sextonville Road has limited 2WD access. Current road conditions are unsuitable for small cars due to erosion and storm damage to the road surface.

For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000.

Applies from Thu 27 Aug 2020, 2.13pm to Thu 30 Sep 2021, 11.23am. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Feb 2021, 2.24pm.

Safety alerts: Limited access through Iron Pot Creek Road

Sections of Iron Pot Creek Road through Richmond Range State Forest are in very poor condition and impassable without a high clearance 4WD vehicle. There is no through access to Toonumbar National Park from Richmond Range National Park via Iron Pot Creek Road.

To access Peacock Creek campground, use: 

  • Sextonville Road from the east
  • Peacock Creek Road from the west
  • Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive from the Bruxner Highway in the north.

To access Iron Pot Creek campground use Murray Scrub Road via Kyogle only.

For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle office on 02 6632 0000.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 30 Dec 2020, 5.12pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 Mar 2021, 3.11pm

Safety alerts: Limited access to Peacock Creek campground

Access to Peacock Creek campground is limited due to road damage and wet weather impacts.

Please note:

  • Peacock Creek Road is high clearance 4WD access only due to water over creek crossings
  • Iron Pot Creek Road is 4WD access only due to severe road surface damage and gullying 
  • Sextonville Road has limited 2WD access. Current road conditions are unsuitable for small cars due to erosion and storm damage to the road surface.

For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Fri 15 May 2020, 8.13am. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Feb 2021, 2.24pm

Closed areas: Culmaran Valley track closed

Culmaran Valley track is closed due to faults in the track on the bridge. This closure will continue until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience. For further information call the NPWS Kyogle office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Thu 27 Aug 2020, 2.13pm to Thu 30 Sep 2021, 11.23am. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Feb 2021, 2.24pm

Safety alerts: Limited access through Iron Pot Creek Road

Sections of Iron Pot Creek Road through Richmond Range State Forest are in very poor condition and impassable without a high clearance 4WD vehicle. There is no through access to Toonumbar National Park from Richmond Range National Park via Iron Pot Creek Road.

To access Peacock Creek campground, use: 

  • Sextonville Road from the east
  • Peacock Creek Road from the west
  • Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive from the Bruxner Highway in the north.

To access Iron Pot Creek campground use Murray Scrub Road via Kyogle only.

For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle office on 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/cambridge-plateau-picnic-area/local-alerts

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