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Bald Rock National Park

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Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Fri 26 Mar 2021, 8.58am to Fri 30 Apr 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 22 Apr 2021, 1.45pm

Safety alerts: Degraded road conditions

Due to recent weather events the condition of this park's access roads may be degraded. Please be cautious and drive to the conditions.

For further information contact the local NPWS office on 02 6739 0700. 

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Applies from Tue 30 Mar 2021, 11.33am to Fri 30 Apr 2021, 12.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 22 Apr 2021, 8.53am

Other incidents: Fire trails closed due to wet weather

Due to recent wet weather the following fire trails are currently closed to public access:

  • Carpet Snake trail
  • Butlermine trail

NPWS is monitoring the conditions and will reopen the trails as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local office 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Wed 7 Apr 2021, 3.06pm to Fri 28 May 2021, 3.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 7 Apr 2021, 3.55pm

Closed areas: Boonoo Boonoo river walk

The Boonoo Boonoo River walk is closed until further notice due to flood damage.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information contact the local NPWS office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Tue 14 Apr 2020, 11.17am. Last reviewed: Fri 22 May 2020, 8.02am

Closed areas: Closed roads in Yabbra National Park

Roads in Yabbra National Park are closed to allow for post fire repair works. Only Pocupar Road and Joes Box Road remain open to traffic, take care and be aware of road conditions.

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Applies from Wed 26 Nov 2014, 4.28pm. Last reviewed: Mon 24 Jul 2017, 4.17pm

Closed areas: Road closure

Some areas of this park are closed due to demolition of bridge from past flooding event. This closure applies until further notice. Closed areas include the 4WD access to North Washpool, an area also known as Washpool rest area, entering from Baryulgil onto Collum Collum Road. The bridge is washed away, at the junction of Washpool Creek and Collum Collum Road.

  • Washpool National Park’s 2WD entrance off Gwydir Highway onto Coachwood Drive and Washpool Forest Way is open.
  • Bellbird campground, Coombadjha campground and the Granites lookout and picnic areas are accessible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Glen Innes area office (02) 6739 0700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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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/visit-a-park/parks/bald-rock-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Country NSW region
  • Bald Rock National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. The park uses a self-registration fee collection system. Please bring the correct change.

    Buy annual pass
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Emergency services

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For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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