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Big Scrub loop walking track

Nightcap National Park

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Applies from Fri 24 May 2024, 2.52pm to Fri 7 Jun 2024, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 24 May 2024, 3.12pm

Closed areas: Sandridge Road closed for essential track maintenance Mon - Fri, 27 May to 7 June 2024

Sandridge Road will be closed for essential track maintenance from 07:00:00 am to 05:00:00 pm, Monday to Friday, from Monday 27 May 2024 until Friday 07 June 2024.. There will be no access to Hell Hole Falls between these times. During these times there will also be plant and machinery movements along Middle Ridge Road. In addition there will be limited parking at the Middle Ridge Road gate for the duration of the works, including weekends.

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Applies from Tue 14 May 2024, 4.01pm to Mon 3 Jun 2024, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 24 May 2024, 2.10pm

Closed areas: Terania Creek picnic area maintenance

Terania Creek picnic area will be closed for maintenance from 7th May until 3rd June 2024. Protesters Falls walking track and boardwalk, as well as the carpark and toilets will remain open for the duration of works.


Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Alstonville office on (02) 6627 0200

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Applies from Wed 1 May 2024, 2.36pm to Wed 31 Jul 2024, 2.37pm. Last reviewed: Fri 17 May 2024, 1.41pm

Closed areas: Nightcap Range Road closed in both directions due to major landslip repairs

Nightcap Range Road will be closed for major landslip repairs from 6th May 2024 until 13th July 2024. During this time, the road will be closed in both directions between Rummery Road and Nightcap Ridge.


Access to Rummery Park Campground and Minyon Falls will be via Minyon Falls Road only.


We apologize for any inconvenience during this time. For more information, please contact NPWS Alstonville Office on (02) 6627 0200.

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