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Sawn Rocks picnic area

Mount Kaputar National Park

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Applies from Tue 24 May 2022, 10.05am to Mon 20 Jun 2022, 7.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 24 May 2022, 4.03pm

Closed areas: Barraba track closed due to upgrades

The Barraba track is closed due to fire trail upgrades from Tuesday 24 May until Monday 20 June 2022. 

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Narrabri office 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Tue 3 May 2022, 11.18am to Tue 31 May 2022, 5.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 24 May 2022, 3.26pm

Closed areas: Mount Kaputar National Park road works

Roadworks are happening in Mount Kaputar National Park from Tuesday 3 May until Tuesday 31 May 2022. 

While Kaputar Road remains open, please slow down, turn on headlights, drive safely and be aware of road conditions. Please note, there may be traffic control in place.

Areas impacted include:

  • Dawsons Spring carpark
  • Eckford car park
  • Lindsay car park
  • Upper Bullawa Creek picnic area (closed)

For more information, please contact the NPWS Narrabri office on 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Tue 24 May 2022, 11.24am to Thu 1 Sep 2022, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 24 May 2022, 11.23am

Closed areas: Bark Hut campground closed

Bark Hut campground will be closed due to major redevelopment works from Wednesday 1 June until Thursday 1 September 2022.

The following areas will be impacted by this closure: 

  • Bark Hut camp sites, picnic areas, barbecues and amenities 
  • Euglah Rock lookout and walking track

As an alternative, visitors are encouraged to camp at Dawsons Spring campground.

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Narrabri NPWS office 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Fri 13 May 2022, 1.19pm to Mon 30 May 2022, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 13 May 2022, 1.39pm

Safety alerts: Safety Alert - closed roads and floodwaters

The area has experienced widespread heavy rain. Please drive to conditions and be aware roads and crossing may become flooded or damaged. For the latest advice on road closures visit the Live traffic website and continuously check for park closures.

For assistance during severe weather visit the NSW SES website. In life-threatening situations call emergency services on Triple Zero (000).

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Applies from Fri 1 Apr 2022, 8.37am. Last reviewed: Wed 11 May 2022, 12.58pm

Closed areas: Walking tracks around Dawsons Spring precinct closed

The following areas will be closed from Monday 4 April to Monday 6 June 2022 while the track is being upgraded:

  • Bundabulla link trail
  • The section of Dawsons Spring nature trail linking Dawsons Spring campground to Bundabulla link trail.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Narrabri area office on 02 6792 3068.

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