Applies from Mon 10 May 2021, 12.56pm to Fri 25 Jun 2021, 1.01pm. Last reviewed: Tue 1 Jun 2021, 3.31pm.
Other planned events: Closures for aerial spraying program
A number of areas will be closed for an aerial weed spraying program between 10 May and Friday 25 June 2021. The closed areas will be in the following National Parks:
- Booti Booti National Park
- Saltwater National Park
- Tomaree National Park
- Myall Lakes National Park (including Broughton Island)
- Khapphinghat Nature Reserve
- Stormpetrel Nature Reserve
- Little Broughton Island Nature Reserve
- and some adjoining Crown Lands
Certain areas will be closed for 1-2 days while the helicopter spraying of bitou bush is conducted. NPWS staff will be present during the helicopter spray operation. Please follow safety signs and directions given by staff. The herbicide used is Metsulfuron-methyl 600WG.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Manning Great Lakes Area office on 02 6591 0300.