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Waa Gorge picnic area

Mount Kaputar National Park

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Current alerts in this area

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 20 May 2024, 8.00am to Mon 1 Jul 2024, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 13 Jun 2024, 2.38pm

Closed areas: Dawsons Spring campground CLOSED due to upgrades

Dawsons Spring campground will be CLOSED from Monday 20 May until Monday 1 July 2024 due to closure of the amenities block for renovations. 

Dawsons Spring picnic areas and BBQs will remain open.

As an alternative, visitors are encouraged to camp at Bark Hut campground.

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

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

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Applies from Tue 11 Jun 2024, 6.00am to Mon 1 Jul 2024, 6.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 21 Jun 2024, 8.49am

Closed areas: Barraba track closed due to maintenance

The Barraba track will be CLOSED from Tuesday 11 June until Monday 1 July 2024 due to maintenance works. 

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

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

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Applies from Tue 16 Apr 2024, 10.35am. Last reviewed: Mon 17 Jun 2024, 8.14am

Closed areas: Governor summit walking track CLOSED

The Governor (Corrunbral Borawah) summit walking track is closed until further notice due to elevated track damage. 

The Governor lookout walking track (from carpark to lookout platform) remains open. 

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

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Local alerts

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