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Burrinjuck Nature Reserve

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Applies from Tue 5 Feb 2019, 9.17am to Thu 28 Feb 2019, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 19 Feb 2019, 10.50am

Fire bans: Park fire ban

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)

If a Total Fire Ban is in place, please call the NPWS Queanbeayn office on 02 6229 7166 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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Applies from Fri 28 Dec 2018, 10.46am. Last reviewed: Fri 28 Dec 2018, 10.46am

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 NPWS Queanbeyan on (02) 6229 7166.

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Applies from Mon 20 Aug 2018, 2.10pm to Wed 20 Feb 2019, 2.10pm. Last reviewed: Wed 24 Oct 2018, 11.13am

Other planned events: Ongoing 1080 wild dog and fox baiting control

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be undertaking a 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) wild dog and fox baiting program in Black Andrew Nature Reserve. The baiting will start on Monday 20 August 2018. Baits will be replaced regularly and the program is expected to continue for up to 6 months until Wednesday 20 February 2019.

Please remember that domestic pets are not permitted in the reserve, and that 1080 is lethal to domestic animals including pets. Please abide by all park signage.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information please contact the NPWS Tumut area office on 02 6947 7000  or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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