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Willis picnic area

Lower Snowy River area in Kosciuszko National Park

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Upcoming management events
Date Event Title
12 August 2024 Closed areas Area closed for aerial feral animal control - Lower Snowy River corridor Details

Applies from Mon 12 Aug 2024, 6.00am to Fri 23 Aug 2024, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 15 Jul 2024, 8.20am

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting aerial shooting operations in the lower Snowy River valley, within the Byadbo and Pilot Wilderness Areas, between Monday 12th and Friday 23rd August 2024 inclusive. 

All visitor areas and campground within the Lower Snowy area will be closed during this period, including:

  • Wallace Craigie lookout
  • Tongaroo/Jacobs River campground
  • Halfway Flat campground
  • No Name day use area
  • Moyangul/Pinch River campground
  • Nine Mile campground
  • Jacks lookout
  • Running Waters campground
  • Willis campground

Closure notices will be placed at all visitor areas and relevant access points including the NSW/Victorian border. Penalties apply for non-compliance. 

The Barry Way will remain open for through traffic to Victoria for the duration of the program. Road users may experience short delays. 

We appreciate your patience while this important work is carried out. If you would like any further information about closed areas, please contact NPWS at or phone 13000 PARKS (1300 072 757).


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