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Biruu gaba lookout walking track

Deriah Aboriginal Area

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Applies from Mon 18 Oct 2021, 4.24pm to Sat 30 Oct 2021, 4.25pm. Last reviewed: Tue 19 Oct 2021, 3.40pm

Closed areas: Areas closed for aerial pest control operation

The majority of areas in this park are closed from 7am Wednesday 27 October to 7pm Friday 29 October 2021 for an aerial pest control operation.

The following areas are open:

  • All accommodation
  • All walks in the Dawson's Spring precinct
  • Lindsay Rock Tops walk
  • Governor Lookout walk
  • Bark Hut campground
  • Euglah Rock walking track and picnic area
  • Sawn Rocks walk

This program will target pigs and goats. It aims to reduce the significant impact they have on native plants and animals including threatened species such as Brush-tailed Rock Wallabies and the high elevation slug and snail community.

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

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Applies from Tue 24 Aug 2021, 8.05am. Last reviewed: Tue 31 Aug 2021, 8.48am

Closed areas: Barraba Track closed

The Barraba Track in Mt Kaputar National Park is closed from Tuesday 24 August 2021 until further notice to prevent damage to the track surface following recent heavy rainfall.

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

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Applies from Tue 4 May 2021, 6.00am to Wed 3 Nov 2021, 9.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 31 May 2021, 8.31am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 baiting

A baiting program will be undertaken from Tuesday 4 May 2021 to Wednesday 3 November 2021. The program will use meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes. All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW National Parks and Reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs). Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

For further information, please call the Barwon Area office on 02 6792 7300.

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Local alerts

For the latest updates on fires, closures and other alerts in this area, see https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/things-to-do/walking-tracks/biruu-gaba-lookout-walking-track/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Deriah Aboriginal Area in the Country NSW region
  • Deriah Aboriginal Area is always open but may have to close at times due to severe weather or extreme fire danger.

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