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Cocoparra National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 19 December 2016, 3.46pm

Applies from Thu 17 Nov 2016, 3.10pm. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Dec 2016, 3.46pm.

Other planned events: No access from the eastern side of Cocoparra National Park

Private property adjoins Cocoparra National Park on the eastern side and therefore no public access is permitted via Pleasant Valley Road. No public vehicle access is permitted along the Eastern Boundary fire trail, this is a management trail only.

If you are visiting the park, please enter from the western side, via Barrys Scenic Drive or Mount Bingar Road.

For more information please contact the NPWS Griffith area office on (02) 6966 8100.

Upcoming management events

Upcoming management events
Date Event Title
21 August 2018 Closed parks Aerial pest control operation Details

Applies from Tue 21 Aug 2018, 8.00am to Fri 24 Aug 2018, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 26 Jul 2018, 12.25pm

This park is closed due to an aerial pest control operation. The closure starts at 8am on Tuesday 21 August and finishes on Friday 24 August 2018, unless the closure is otherwise extended or removed.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Griffith area office on (02) 6966 8100 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 25 Jul 2018, 9.33pm. Last reviewed: Thu 26 Jul 2018, 11.23am

Fires - Advice: Railway Firetrail, Mount Hope

There is a fire in this park called Railway Firetrail, Mount Hope. 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 22 Jun 2018, 9.00am to Mon 31 Dec 2018, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Thu 26 Jul 2018, 9.41am

Other planned events: Oolambeyan fox baiting program

An ongoing fox control program is underway in Oolambeyan National Park for the conservation of the critically endangered plains-wanderer.

Ground baiting and canid pest ejectors are active on park. Domestic pets are not permitted on Oolambeyan National Park. 

For further information about this pest management program please contact the NPWS Griffith area office on (02) 6966 8100.

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Applies from Thu 17 Nov 2016, 3.10pm. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Dec 2016, 3.46pm

Other planned events: No access from the eastern side of Cocoparra National Park

Private property adjoins Cocoparra National Park on the eastern side and therefore no public access is permitted via Pleasant Valley Road. No public vehicle access is permitted along the Eastern Boundary fire trail, this is a management trail only.

If you are visiting the park, please enter from the western side, via Barrys Scenic Drive or Mount Bingar Road.

For more information please contact the NPWS Griffith area office on (02) 6966 8100.

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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/cocoparra-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Murray-Riverina region
  • Cocoparra National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

    • Griffith office
      02 6966 8100
      Contact hours: Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 4.30pm.
    • 200 Yambil Street, Griffith NSW 2680
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

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

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Cocoparra National Park. Photo: John Spencer