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Golden Gully walking track

Hill End Historic Site

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 7 January 2022, 12.41pm

Applies from Fri 10 Sep 2021, 2.25pm. Last reviewed: Fri 7 Jan 2022, 12.41pm.

Closed areas: Area closed due to geological instability

Golden Gully Arch walking track at Hill End Historic Site is closed due a geological instability and risk of falling rocks.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6370 9023.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 20 Jan 2022, 9.57am. Last reviewed: Mon 24 Jan 2022, 11.33am

Closed areas: Areas Closed due to rainfall

The following areas in Sturt National Park are currently closed due to widespread rainfall:

  • Mt Wood Homestead & Shearer's Quarters
  • Mt Wood, Fort Grey & Olive Downs Campground
  • Gorge Loop Road
  • Jump Up Loop Road
  • Middle Road

For more information please call the Tibooburra National Parks Office on 0880913308

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Applies from Fri 5 Mar 2021, 2.37pm. Last reviewed: Thu 20 Jan 2022, 3.21pm

Safety alerts: Sealing of the Silver City Highway north of Tibooburra

The Roads and Maritime Service has begun sealing the section of the Silver City Highway north of Tibooburra. Be aware of tankers carting water from dams on Sturt National Park, and expect to see water tankers on the road from Olive Downs out to the Silver City Highway, and on the Jump Up Loop Road south of Mount King. For further information call the Tibooburra NPWS office on 08 8091 3308.

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Applies from Fri 10 Feb 2017, 12.00am. Last reviewed: Thu 20 Jan 2022, 12.41pm

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban for Sturt National Park

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in this park all year round. This park fire ban will remain in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) barbecues and stoves are prohibited. Gas and electric barbecues and cookers are permitted as long as:

  • They're under direct control of an adult
  • The ground within 2m of the barbecue is cleared of all flammable materials
  • There's an adequate supply of water (minimum of a bucket)

If a Total Fire Ban is in place, please contact the local park office before using a gas and/or electric barbecue or cooker. Penalties apply for non-compliance. To find out more about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

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Applies from Fri 10 Sep 2021, 2.25pm. Last reviewed: Fri 7 Jan 2022, 12.41pm

Closed areas: Area closed due to geological instability

Golden Gully Arch walking track at Hill End Historic Site is closed due a geological instability and risk of falling rocks.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6370 9023.

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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/golden-gully-walking-track/local-alerts

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