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Rouse Hill picnic area and playground

Rouse Hill Regional Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 17 January 2022, 4.23pm

Applies from Fri 17 Dec 2021, 3.57pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jan 2022, 4.23pm.

Closed areas: Rouse Hill Regional Park- planned playground closure

The Rouse Hill Regional Park playground, carpark and picnic area will be closed from Monday 17 January 2022 because the existing playground is being demolished. A new playground and carpark will be constructed. This is expected to take approximately 3 months. The oval and other picnic shelters will remain open.

For further information please email the local area office.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Fri 17 Dec 2021, 3.57pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jan 2022, 4.23pm

Closed areas: Rouse Hill Regional Park- planned playground closure

The Rouse Hill Regional Park playground, carpark and picnic area will be closed from Monday 17 January 2022 because the existing playground is being demolished. A new playground and carpark will be constructed. This is expected to take approximately 3 months. The oval and other picnic shelters will remain open.

For further information please email the local area office.

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Applies from Tue 29 Oct 2019, 2.58pm. Last reviewed: Tue 6 Apr 2021, 7.39am

Safety alerts: Swimming safety in Berowra Valley National Park

Swimming is not advisable in Berowra Creek at certain times as the water may be subject to variable pollution levels and algal blooms. Please refer to the Hornsby Shire Council website before swimming in Berowra Creek. Alternatively you can call the Hornsby Council 24 hour information line on 9847 6666 or the Algal information line on 1800 999 457.

Swimming at Fishponds is not advised at any time due to heavy water pollution.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Chatswood area office on 02 8448 0400 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/rouse-hill-picnic-area-and-playground/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Rouse Hill Regional Park in the Sydney and surrounds region
  • Rouse Hill Regional Park opens at 8am and closes at 5pm (8pm during daylight savings). The park may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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