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Broken Head Nature Reserve

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 29 Feb 2024, 4.33pm to Fri 22 Mar 2024, 4.43pm. Last reviewed: Thu 29 Feb 2024, 4.44pm

Closed areas: Parts of Park closed due to aerial pest control operation

Bundjalung National Park is closed from 6am, Monday 18 March to 6pm, Friday 22 March 2024 for an aerial pest control operation. The areas closed include Ten Mile Beach, Ferry Crossing and the Esk River. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Grafton national park office 02 6641 1500.

 

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Applies from Thu 11 Jan 2024, 3.04pm to Mon 1 Apr 2024, 3.05pm. Last reviewed: Tue 27 Feb 2024, 2.03pm

Closed areas: Tweed Range Scenic Drive Closed - Border Ranges NP partially closed

Border Ranges National Park is partially closed due to the damage sustained to Tweed Range Scenic Drive & Brindle Creek Loop in recent weather events.  Estimate opening date is 31st March 2024. 

Sheepstation Creek campground remains open and access is from Wiangaree via Lynches Creek road and Forest road only.

This closure includes Tweed Range Scenic Drive, Forest Tops campground and all day use areas accessed via Tweed Range Scenic Drive.

 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Kyogle parks office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Thu 17 Nov 2022, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 16 Feb 2024, 5.11pm

Closed areas: Byrrill Creek walking track closed

Byrrill Creek walking track is closed due to landslips and erosion following severe rainfall. 

An alternative walking track is now available. Visitors can access this 3km return track from behind the camp kitchen in Cutters Camp campground.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 02 6670 8600.

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Applies from Wed 7 Feb 2024, 2.37pm to Wed 20 Mar 2024, 2.37pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Feb 2024, 1.51pm

Closed areas: Blackrocks-Mibanbah campground closed for aerial pest program

Mibanbah-Blackrocks campground will be closed from 10am, Sunday 17 March to 2pm, Wednesday 20 March for scheduled aerial pest control program in Bundjalung National Park. The campground is being closed for the safety of the public during the operation. Penalties apply for non-compliance.

For more information, contact the NPWS Richmond River area office on 02 6627 0200.

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Applies from Thu 29 Jun 2023, 3.47pm to Sun 30 Jun 2024, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Feb 2024, 9.43am

Closed parks: Tucki Tucki Nature Reserve closed

Tucki Tucki Nature Reserve is closed until Wednesday 31 January 2024 for maintenance.

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

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Applies from Fri 12 Jan 2024, 2.41pm to Sat 16 Mar 2024, 7.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 30 Jan 2024, 9.45am

Closed areas: Woody Head campground closed

Woody Head campground is closed from 1pm, Sunday 10 March to 7am, Saturday 16 March 2024 for maintenance. Bitumen resealing of internal roads will be underway during the closure. There is no public access to the campground during the closure, including pedestrian access.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6641 1500.

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Applies from Wed 10 Jan 2024, 2.20pm to Sun 30 Jun 2024, 2.25pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Feb 2024, 9.44am

Closed areas: Walking Track Closed - Wilsons Nature Reserve

The Walking track is currently closed until further notice. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 02 66270 200

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Applies from Fri 30 Jun 2023, 5.44pm. Last reviewed: Thu 1 Feb 2024, 9.45am

Closed areas: Wollumbin (Mount Warning) Summit track and Aboriginal Place closed

Parts of Wollumbin National Park, including the Korrumbyn Creek picnic area, Lyrebird walking track, and visitor facilities at Breakfast Creek, are open.

Please note Mount Warning Road is flood damaged and has traffic control in place. Parking at Korrumbyn Creek and Breakfast Creek is limited.

Wollumbin (Mount Warning) summit track and the Aboriginal Place remains closed. Penalties apply for non-compliance.

For further information visit our webpage at www.environment.nsw.gov.au/topics/wollumbin-national-park. For up to date visitor information check www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/wollumbin-national-park

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Applies from Wed 19 Oct 2022, 8.57am to Sun 30 Jun 2024, 8.58am. Last reviewed: Mon 26 Feb 2024, 7.33am

Safety alerts: North Rocks Road closed

North Rocks Road is closed until Sunday 30 June 2024. The road is currently unsafe to traffic. This closure maybe extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Alstonville area 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/visit-a-park/parks/broken-head-nature-reserve/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Broken Head Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $4 per vehicle per hour. Tap and pay card or phone payments accepted at pay machines. Cash and credit cards accepted at Byron Bay Office.

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