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Crowdy Bay National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 7 Nov 2018, 1.06pm. Last reviewed: Wed 7 Nov 2018, 1.33pm

Closed areas: Pest management control at Lake Innes Nature Reserve and Innes Ruins Heritage Site

Some areas in Lakes Innes Nature Reserve and Innes Ruins Heritage Site are closed from 7.30pm Thursday 8 November to 6am Friday 9 November 2018 due to pest management control using firearms. The closed areas are:

  • Sections of the Googik track
  • Ruins Way

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact 02 6588 5555 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 31 Oct 2018, 10.58am to Wed 9 Jan 2019, 10.44am. Last reviewed: Wed 31 Oct 2018, 11.53am

Closed areas: Flying fox loop closure

The flying fox loop section of the Wingham Brush boardwalk in this park is closed due to the grey-headed flying fox breeding activities. This closure will remain until the breeding activities are no longer affected by visitors along the boardwalk. It is expected the flying fox loop will be reopened prior to the Christmas holidays, but this will depend on the weather.

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Taree office on 02 6552 4097 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 25 Oct 2018, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 23 Oct 2018, 2.58pm

Hazard reduction burns: Pile Burn Camp Elim

There is a fire in this park called Pile Burn Camp Elim. 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 28 Sep 2018, 11.55am to Mon 17 Dec 2018, 11.49am. Last reviewed: Thu 11 Oct 2018, 1.11pm

Closed areas: Temporary closure of The Wells campground

The Wells campground is temporarily closed until December 2018, for essential maintenance works and improvements. The works include replacement of wood fireplaces, site raising and levelling, drainage works and site numbering.

NPWS apologises for any inconvenience. For more information, contact the NPWS Manning Great Lakes area office on 02 6591 0300.

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Applies from Tue 17 Apr 2018, 9.30am. Last reviewed: Tue 17 Apr 2018, 9.14am

Hazard reduction burns: Big Nellie HR

There is a fire in this park called Big Nellie HR. 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 Tue 20 Mar 2018, 9.30am. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Mar 2018, 12.29pm

Hazard reduction burns: NPWS HR Ramsays SFAZ

There is a fire in this park called NPWS HR Ramsays SFAZ. 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 Thu 22 Jun 2017, 2.57pm. Last reviewed: Fri 30 Jun 2017, 12.23pm

Safety alerts: Damaged road bridge along Knob Road

There is a damaged bridge along Knob Road within Myall Lakes National Park. Motorists using this road will need to take extreme caution and obey all warning signage. For further information please contact the Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300.

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Applies from Thu 29 Sep 2016, 12.21pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 May 2017, 9.29am

Closed areas: Banda Banda Road and Banda Banda Forest loop walk closed

Some areas of this park are closed due to storm damage. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. The closed areas are:

  • Banda Banda Road - closed due to tree fall and land slip 
  • Banda Banda Forest loop walk - closed due to tree fall

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Macleay area office on (02) 6561 6700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 29 Sep 2014, 2.32pm. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Aug 2016, 12.00pm

Closed areas: Barbecue out of order Sugar Creek picnic area

The barbecue at Sugar Creek picnic area is out of service. For more information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 21 Jun 2017, 1.34pm. Last reviewed: Wed 9 Aug 2017, 11.11am

Closed areas: Crawford River Road - Myall Lakes National Park section

Crawford River Road within Myall Lakes National Park is closed to motor vehicles until further notice due to a collapsed timber bridge which is impassable to vehicles. NPWS apologises for any inconvenience caused to visitors. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on (02) 6591 0300 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/crowdy-bay-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Crowdy Bay 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. Pay park entry fees at the Diamond Head campground onsite office.

    Buy an annual pass.
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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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View the natural arch on the Diamond Head Loop walk. Quick access is via the track head at Indian Head campground. Photo: Debby McGerty