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Boginderra Hills Nature Reserve

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Applies from Mon 29 Apr 2019, 11.30am. Last reviewed: Mon 29 Apr 2019, 11.05am

Hazard reduction burns: NPWS HR Firebreak Trail

There is a fire in this park called NPWS HR Firebreak Trail. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 26 Apr 2019, 1.46pm to Fri 31 May 2019, 1.35pm. Last reviewed: Fri 26 Apr 2019, 1.55pm

Safety alerts: Roadworks on Webbs Ridge fire trail and Gentle Annie fire trail

NPWS staff and contractors will start essential trail maintenance work on Gentle Annie and Webbs Ridge fire trails on Wednesday 1 May 2019. Trail works are expected to take between 3 and 4 weeks to complete, depending on weather conditions.

Sections of Webbs Ridge and Gentle Annie trails will be closed while works are being completed. Some closures will limit access to the following areas:

  • Flea Creek picnic area
  • Flea Creek campground
  • Lowells Flat campground
  • McIntyres campground

Closures will be updated on the NPWS website regularly. 

Please use caution when driving on newly maintained trails and be aware of heavy machinery operating in the area. Do not enter any closed area. 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. If you're planning on visiting these areas, or you would like more information, please call the NPWS Queanbeyan office on 02 6229 7166. Or, visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 13 Mar 2019, 9.07am to Sun 30 Jun 2019, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 19 Mar 2019, 2.25pm

Safety alerts: Waterfall trail - traction difficult

Waterfall trail has deteriorated and vehicle traction is difficult in some sections. This trail is in a remote area of the national park and is suitable for 4WD vehicles only, with low range and off-road tyres required. AWD and SUVs are not recommended. Drive safely and be aware of road conditions.

For further information, call the NPWS Queanbeyan office on 02 6229 7166.

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Applies from Sat 9 Mar 2019, 10.46am to Sun 30 Jun 2019, 2.07pm. Last reviewed: Thu 21 Mar 2019, 11.10am

Other incidents: Gentle Annie trail - traction difficult

Gentle Annie trail has deteriorated and vehicle traction is difficult in some sections. This trail is 4WD only, with low range and off road tyres required. AWD and SUVs are not recommended. Drive safely and be aware of road conditions. Track maintenance is scheduled by June 2019.

For further information, call the NPWS Queanbeyan office on 02 6229 7166.

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Applies from Thu 25 Oct 2018, 12.51pm. Last reviewed: Mon 18 Feb 2019, 4.44pm

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

A park fire ban is in place for Jindalee National Park and Livingstone National Park. It remains in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) 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)

If a Total Fire Ban is in place, please contact the local park office before using a gas and or electric barbecue or cooker.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

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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/boginderra-hills-nature-reserve/local-alerts

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Emergency services

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