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Foreshore walk

Mungo National Park

Affected by closures, check current alerts 

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Wed 5 October 2022, 10.30am

Applies from Wed 5 Oct 2022, 9.02am to Sat 8 Oct 2022, 12.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 5 Oct 2022, 10.30am.

Closed parks: Park closed due to wet weather

Mungo National Park is closed until further notice due to wet weather. With more rain predicted, 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 local office.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 5 Oct 2022, 9.02am to Sat 8 Oct 2022, 12.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 5 Oct 2022, 10.30am

Closed parks: Park closed due to wet weather

Mungo National Park is closed until further notice due to wet weather. With more rain predicted, 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 local office.

Affects 2 parks nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 1 Aug 2022, 1.26pm to Mon 31 Oct 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Sat 24 Sep 2022, 10.00am

Safety alerts: Unsealed council access roads in variable condition

Council-managed access roads to Mungo National Park are unsealed and in variable condition. Before travelling on any unsealed roads, please check road condition reports for Balranald, Wentworth and Central Darling Shires.

There are numerous access routes to Mungo National Park and conditions can change quickly due to the weather.

Affects 2 parks nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 29 Aug 2022, 8.00am to Fri 31 Mar 2023, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Sat 24 Sep 2022, 9.47am

Other planned events: Upgrades to visitor facilities at Mungo National Park

Please be aware the following visitor attractions will undergo upgrades over the coming months but will remain open:

  • Main campground
  • Walls carpark
  • Walls carpark amenities
  • Walls boardwalk access
  • Mungo Visitor Centre

Please follow all signage and directions from staff. Any closures to an attraction will be posted on the NPWS alerts page.

For more information, please contact the local office.

Affects 2 parks and 5 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Fri 6 Nov 2020, 12.00pm to Wed 30 Nov 2022, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Tue 6 Sep 2022, 2.21pm

Closed areas: Mungo self-guided drive - partial closure

Mungo self-guided drive tour road (from Red Top lookout) remains closed. Road works have commenced to undertake cultural site protection and improvements to the road surface. 

These works will take some time to complete and ongoing wet weather is delaying the works program.

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

Affects 1 park and 6 locations nearby. Show list

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/foreshore-walk/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Mungo National Park in the Murray-Riverina region
  • Mungo National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees: 

    $8 per vehicle per day. Fees are payable through self-registration envelopes outside Mungo Visitor Centre. Different fees apply for commercial tour operators and vehicles with 8 seats or more.

    Buy annual pass
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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