Applies from Wed 15 Jan 2020, 9.55am. Last reviewed: Wed 15 Jan 2020, 3.24pm.
Closed parks: Closed parks due to bushfire danger
Brindabella National Park and Bimberi Nature Reserve are closed from 15 January 2020 until 29 February 2020 due to increased fire danger. The closed areas include:
- Flea Creek campground
- McIntyres Hut campground
- Lowells Flat campground
- Coree Camp campground
- Pryors Hut
- Mt Aggie walking track
Do not enter closed areas in Brindabella National Park or Bimberi Nature Reserve.
- Large fires have impacted the northern part of Kosciuszko National Park, adjacent to the Brindabella Range, in recent days.
- There are still uncontained fires in the region around Cooleman and the Bimberi Wilderness
- Lightning and ember attacks may result in additional fires
- It's unlikely that these fires will be contained in the coming days
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page. Stay up to date on bushfires in your area by calling your local NPWS office and listening to your local radio station Visit the Rural Fire Service website or contact the NSW RFS Bush Fire Information Line on 1800 679 737 for more details.