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Minyon Falls walking track

Nightcap National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Thu 29 October 2020, 5.08pm

Applies from Mon 2 Nov 2020, 8.30am to Fri 18 Dec 2020, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 29 Oct 2020, 5.08pm.

Closed areas: Minyon Drive and Minyon Falls precinct closed

Some parts of this park are closed from Monday 2 November to Friday 18 December 2020, while sections of Minyon Falls precinct are being upgraded.

The closed areas are:

  • Minyon Drive
  • Minyon Falls picnic area
  • Minyon Falls lookout
  • Minyon Grass picnic area
  • Minyon Grass lookout
  • Minyon Loop walking track
  • Boggy Creek track
  • Rummery Park campground
  • Peates Mountain

There is still access to:

  • Telephone Road trailer carpark via Nightcap Range Road (the road is closed north of this area)
  • Terania Creek picnic area and Protestors Falls walking track.
  • The western end of Historic Nightcap track. However, please note you will need to return to Mount Nardi to complete this walk.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6627 0200.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Fri 27 Nov 2020, 10.00am to Thu 24 Dec 2020, 11.42am. Last reviewed: Wed 25 Nov 2020, 1.15pm

Safety alerts: Bridge temporarily closed on Garrong Road

The northern most bridge on Garrong Road in Goonengerry National Park is temporarily closed to vehicles. This is to allow repair works to be completed to make the bridge safe to carry vehicles. Signage is on the bridge to notify visitors of repair works.

This road is not open to public vehicles. Only NPWS and emergency services vehicles will be permitted. 

For more information, contact the local NPWS office.

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Applies from Tue 6 Oct 2020, 10.30am to Fri 4 Dec 2020, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 12 Nov 2020, 9.07am

Closed areas: Nightcap Range Road closed for road works

Nightcap Range Road in Nightcap National Park and Whian Whian State Conservation Area will be closed for roadworks from Tuesday 6 October to Friday 4 December 2020. The following areas are closed for the duration of the works:

  • Minyon Falls, Minyon Grass and Rummery Park
  • Minyon walking track, Boggy Creek and Peates Mountain walking tracks

Signs will be in place and the road will be closed just north of the Telephone Road trailer carpark.

Protester Falls walking track and Terania Creek picnic area remain open.

Visitors can still access the Telephone Road trailer carpark and multi-use trails via Nightcap Range Road (via Dunoon).

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6627 0200.

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Applies from Mon 2 Nov 2020, 8.30am to Fri 18 Dec 2020, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 29 Oct 2020, 5.08pm

Closed areas: Minyon Drive and Minyon Falls precinct closed

Some parts of this park are closed from Monday 2 November to Friday 18 December 2020, while sections of Minyon Falls precinct are being upgraded.

The closed areas are:

  • Minyon Drive
  • Minyon Falls picnic area
  • Minyon Falls lookout
  • Minyon Grass picnic area
  • Minyon Grass lookout
  • Minyon Loop walking track
  • Boggy Creek track
  • Rummery Park campground
  • Peates Mountain

There is still access to:

  • Telephone Road trailer carpark via Nightcap Range Road (the road is closed north of this area)
  • Terania Creek picnic area and Protestors Falls walking track.
  • The western end of Historic Nightcap track. However, please note you will need to return to Mount Nardi to complete this walk.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6627 0200.

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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/minyon-falls-walking-track/local-alerts

Park info

  • in Nightcap National Park in the North Coast region
  • Nightcap National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather, fire danger or management operations.

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Emergency services

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