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Mount Matheson loop

Nightcap National Park

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Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 13 Oct 2020, 10.49am. Last reviewed: Tue 20 Oct 2020, 2.58pm

Other planned events: Roadworks on Manns Road, Middle Ridge Road and South Chowan Road

Roadworks will be underway on Manns, Middle Ridge and South Chowan roads from Tuesday 13 October to Friday 23 October 2020. The roads may be uneven and slippery during this time. Drive safely and follow the directions of roadwork signs and NPWS staff. Look out for heavy machinery and drive appropriately.

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Applies from Tue 21 May 2019, 2.53pm to Fri 30 Oct 2020, 2.45pm. Last reviewed: Tue 20 Oct 2020, 9.34am

Closed areas: Cutters Hut closed due to construction works

Cutters Hut within Cutters Camp campground is closed due to construction works. NPWS is currently upgrading Cutters Hut to create a new camp kitchen for visitors as well as completing stage 2 of the campground upgrade. Construction works may cause some noise disturbance to visitors. 

For more information, call the NPWS Tweed Byron area office on 02 6670 8600.

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Applies from Tue 6 Oct 2020, 10.30am to Fri 4 Dec 2020, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 13 Oct 2020, 9.24am

Closed areas: Nightcap Range Road closure - roadworks

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:

  • All main visitor areas will remain open
  • Rummery Park campground will remain open
  • Signs will be in place and the road will be closed just north of the Telephone Road trailer carpark
  • You can still access Minyon Falls and Rummery Park campground via Minyon Drive via Rosebank
  • You can still access the Telephone Road trailer carpark and multi-use trails via Nightcap Range Road

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/mount-matheson-loop/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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