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Federal Falls walk

Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area

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Last reviewed: Fri 30 September 2022, 3.53pm

Applies from Fri 30 Sep 2022, 1.53pm to Thu 6 Oct 2022, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 30 Sep 2022, 3.53pm.

Closed areas: Federal Falls walking track and campground closed Tuesday 4 October to Thursday 6 October

Federal Falls walking track and Federal Falls campground will be closed from 7am, Tuesday 4 October to 5pm, Thursday 6 October 2022, due to NPWS staff undertaking upgrade works.

Penalties apply for non-compliance.

For more information, contact the local park office on 02 6332 7640.

Applies from Thu 29 Sep 2022, 3.54pm to Mon 5 Dec 2022, 3.56pm. Last reviewed: Thu 29 Sep 2022, 4.39pm.

Closed areas: Federal Falls walking track closed for upgrades

Federal Falls walking track will be closed for upgrades from Monday 10 October until Monday 5 December 2022.

There will be no walking access on the Federal Falls walking trails during this period.

Alternative walking tracks will be available at Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area during the upgrade period.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, please contact the NPWS Central West Area office at Bathurst via email or phone 02 6332 7640.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 3 Mar 2022, 7.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 15 Sep 2022, 11.36am

Closed areas: Mount Canobolas Summit precinct closed for redevelopment

The Mount Canobolas Summit precinct will be closed for redevelopment works from 7am, Monday 12 September 2022 until further notice. Please refer back to this alert for reopening times as they will be announced closer to the works completion.

Snowgum walking track and the top section of Summits walking track leading to the Summit are also closed.

The following areas are open:

  • Towac picnic area
  • Mount Towac
  • Spring Glade walking track
  • Nature walking track
  • section of Summits walking track linking Spring Glade walking track to the Nature walking track
  • Orange View lookout picnic area
  • Federal Falls campground and picnic area
  • Federal Falls walking track
  • The Walls picnic area and lookout

Please note there will be increased traffic of work machinery and vehicles on the road during this development and new speed limits will be in place.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local office on 02 6334 7640.

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