Applies from Fri 6 Sep 2019, 7.00am to Fri 20 Sep 2019, 11.57pm. Last reviewed: Mon 16 Sep 2019, 9.43am
Fire bans: Park fire ban - Mebbin National Park
A park fire ban is in place in this park and remains in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamine) 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)
Applies from Mon 19 Aug 2019, 8.05am to Fri 20 Sep 2019, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Tue 3 Sep 2019, 1.26pm
Closed areas: Minyon Drive road closure
Minyon Drive will be closed between Minyon Falls and Rummery Park campground due to road repairs from Monday 19 August to Monday 9 September 2019. If you are travelling to Rummery Park campground, the only access will be via Nightcap Range Road. Likewise, if you are travelling to Minyon Falls, the only access will be via Minyon Drive.
Applies from Mon 8 Jul 2019, 8.30am to Fri 20 Dec 2019, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Wed 14 Aug 2019, 8.05am
Other planned events: Shorebird protection program - 1080 fox and wild dog program underway
NSW National Parks will run a 1080 fox baiting program in this park from Monday 8 July to Friday 20 December 2019. Where wild dogs are detected during these programs, they will also be controlled. Signs will be located at entrances to reserves where baits have been laid.
Dogs are not permitted in national parks or nature reserves. Please be aware of these control programs and keep domestic pets to designated pet exercise areas. Avoid bait stations and/or ejectors at all times.
These programs are priority initiatives of the NSW Fox Threat Abatement Plan to protect breeding threatened shorebirds.
For more information please call the local NPWS area office on 02 6627 0200.
Applies from Fri 5 Jul 2019, 12.03pm. Last reviewed: Mon 5 Aug 2019, 2.22pm
Closed areas: Beach access from Captain Cook walking track closed
The access to the beach off Captain Cook walking track in Cape Byron State Conservation Area is closed due to beach erosion. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. For more information, please contact the NPWS Tweed Byron area office on 02 6639 8300.
Applies from Tue 21 May 2019, 2.53pm to Thu 31 Oct 2019, 2.45pm. Last reviewed: Thu 5 Sep 2019, 11.02am
Closed areas: Cutters Hut closed - 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 Cutters campground upgrade. Construction works may cause minor noise disturbance to visitors.
For more information, please call the NPWS Tweed Byron office on 02 6670 8600.