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Morton Boulka picnic area

Kinchega National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 30 September 2019, 12.13pm

Applies from Tue 2 Apr 2019, 8.32am. Last reviewed: Mon 30 Sep 2019, 12.13pm.

Closed areas: Lake Drive closed

Lake Drive is closed unless the closure is otherwise extended or removed. Therefore, Morton Boulka picnic area and Cawndilla picnic area and campground are closed. These areas are inaccessible due to the current condition of Lake Drive.

For more information, please call the NPWS Broken Hill area office on 08 8084 2880.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 2 Apr 2019, 8.32am. Last reviewed: Mon 30 Sep 2019, 12.13pm

Closed areas: Lake Drive closed

Lake Drive is closed unless the closure is otherwise extended or removed. Therefore, Morton Boulka picnic area and Cawndilla picnic area and campground are closed. These areas are inaccessible due to the current condition of Lake Drive.

For more information, please call the NPWS Broken Hill area office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Thu 16 Feb 2017, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 30 Sep 2019, 11.50am

Closed areas: Emu Lake Drive closed

Emu Lake Drive, which connects Kinchega Woolshed to the Tandou / Old Pooncarie Road, is currently closed. Visitors can access Kinchega Woolshed and Emu Lake campground via Woolshed Drive.

For more information, please call the NPWS Broken Hill area office on 08 8084 2880 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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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/morton-boulka-picnic-area/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Kinchega National Park in the Outback NSW region
  • Kinchega 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 has a pay and display envelope payment system - please bring correct coins.

    Buy annual pass
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

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

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Lake Menindee, Kinchega National Park. Photo: John Spencer