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Applies from Mon 26 Oct 2020, 3.51pm to Thu 29 Oct 2020, 1.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 28 Oct 2020, 2.06pm

Closed areas: Cape Byron walking track - short delays

Pedestrians may experience short delays from 7am to 12pm on Thursday 29 October 2020 on the section of Cape Byron walking track between Wategos Beach and Cape Byron Lighthouse in Cape Byron State Conservation Area. This is to allow for helicopter operation work to take place to ensure visitor safety.

Staff will be on-site to manage pedestrian traffic and safety. Alternative, uninterrupted walking access to the lighthouse is available via Tallow Ridge track.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Byron area office on 02 6639 8300.

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Applies from Tue 27 Oct 2020, 12.31pm. Last reviewed: Tue 27 Oct 2020, 2.36pm

Closed parks: Park closed for road repairs

This park is closed for road repairs from Wednesday 27 October to Monday 2 Novemeber 2020.

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

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Applies from Tue 6 Oct 2020, 10.30am to Fri 4 Dec 2020, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 27 Oct 2020, 12.08pm

Closed areas: Nightcap Range Road closure - roadworks

Nightcap Range Road in Nightcap National Park and Whian Whian State Conservation Area will be closed for roadworks from Tuesday 6 October to Friday 4 December 2020:

  • All main visitor areas will remain open
  • Rummery Park campground will remain open
  • Signs will be in place and the road will be closed just north of the Telephone Road trailer carpark
  • You can still access Minyon Falls and Rummery Park campground via Minyon Drive via Rosebank
  • You can still access the Telephone Road trailer carpark and multi-use trails via Nightcap Range Road (Via Dunoon)

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

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Applies from Mon 30 Mar 2020, 12.35pm to Fri 4 Dec 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 26 Oct 2020, 10.32am

Closed parks: Wollumbin National Park and State Conservation Area closed

Wollumbin National Park and State Conservation Area are closed to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. NPWS is working to reopen all parks where possible, however, some locations need to remain closed to ensure compliance with the current rules on public gatherings.

Some of the best views of Wollumbin can be found along Pinnacle walk and lookout in Border Ranges National Park. You can also try Goorgana walking track or Pholis Gap walking track in nearby Nightcap National Park, or Best of All lookout at Queensland’s Springbrook National Park.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. Check the COVID-19 update page for more information or contact 1300 072 757 (13000 PARKS).

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Applies from Tue 13 Oct 2020, 10.49am. Last reviewed: Tue 20 Oct 2020, 2.58pm

Other planned events: Roadworks on Manns Road, Middle Ridge Road and South Chowan Road

Roadworks will be underway on Manns, Middle Ridge and South Chowan roads from Tuesday 13 October to Friday 23 October 2020. The roads may be uneven and slippery during this time. Drive safely and follow the directions of roadwork signs and NPWS staff. Look out for heavy machinery and drive appropriately.

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Applies from Tue 21 Jul 2020, 1.25pm to Tue 22 Dec 2020, 1.38pm. Last reviewed: Fri 14 Aug 2020, 10.00am

Other incidents: 1080 wild fox control program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife will be laying 1080 ground baits in Brunswick Heads Nature Reserve (north of the river) from Tuesday 28 July 2020 to Tuesday 22 December 2020 to control the introduced European red fox.

The fox control program is part of the NSW Saving our Species Program for the conservation of priority threatened species such as beach stone curlew and the pied oystercatcher.

1080 warning signs will be placed at all authorised access points to the baiting location.

1080 is lethal to domestic dogs. Please restrain pets and working dogs and ensure they do not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning please seek immediate veterinary assistance. Domestic dogs are prohibited in all NSW National Parks, penalties apply for non-compliance.

For more information contact the NPWS Tweed Byron area office on 02 6670 8600.

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For the latest updates on fires, closures and other alerts in this area, see https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/visit-a-park/parks/cudgen-nature-reserve/local-alerts

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