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Turkey Flat picnic area and bird hide

Murrumbidgee Valley National Park

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Applies from Mon 26 Jul 2021, 10.45am to Sun 8 Aug 2021, 8.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 26 Jul 2021, 4.24pm

Closed areas: Closure of Wooloondool precinct due to wet weather

The Wooloondool precinct of Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park is closed from Monday 26 July to Monday 9 August 2021 due to high river levels and wet roads. This includes Wooloondool campground.

Remember, it's never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters, so you'll need to reschedule your visit. For assistance during severe weather visit the NSW SES website. In life-threatening situations call emergency services on Triple Zero (000).

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 02 6966 8100.

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Applies from Tue 20 Jul 2021, 9.37am to Fri 30 Jul 2021, 9.38am. Last reviewed: Tue 20 Jul 2021, 4.36pm

Other planned events: Area Offices closed to the public due to COVID-19

The Central West Area offices in Dubbo and Bathurst are closed to the public while office staff are directed to work from home in line with the current NSW Health orders.

To contact the office, please call and leave a voice message on 02 6841 7100 or email us at The landline and email are being monitored by staff and we will respond as early as possible. Please check individual reserves for up to date information on any changes to park opening and closing times.

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Applies from Thu 17 Jun 2021, 1.00pm. Last reviewed: Sun 20 Jun 2021, 8.55am

Closed areas: Areas closed due to hazardous trees

Some parts of this park are closed for hazardous tree maintenance. The closed areas are:

  • Narrandera precinct
  • MIA 3 precinct
  • Rook trail within MIA 1 precinct, including Sandy Beach and Island campgrounds

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office.

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