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Dandry Gorge Aboriginal Area

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 16 November 2018, 9.52am

Applies from Mon 15 Oct 2018, 3.27pm to Mon 1 Apr 2019, 12.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 16 Nov 2018, 9.52am.

Fire bans: Park Fire Ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park from Monday 15 October 2018 until Monday 1 April 2019, and remains in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) 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 contact the local park office before using a gas and or electric barbecue or cooker.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. Find more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 15 Oct 2018, 3.27pm to Mon 1 Apr 2019, 12.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 16 Nov 2018, 9.52am

Fire bans: Park Fire Ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park from Monday 15 October 2018 until Monday 1 April 2019, and remains in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) 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 contact the local park office before using a gas and or electric barbecue or cooker.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. Find more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

Affects 10 parks nearby. Show list

Applies from Mon 11 Mar 2019, 11.21am to Tue 2 Apr 2019, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 11 Mar 2019, 12.20pm

Closed areas: Most areas closed due to aerial pest control operation

Most of Warrumbungle National Park will be closed between 8am on Monday 1 April and 5pm on Tuesday 2 April 2019. This is because NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service is conducting an aerial pest control operation during this time. There will be significant disruptions to walking tracks and access to visitor facilities in Warrumbungle National Park.

Gunneemooroo campground and facilities are also closed over the 2 days.

The following areas will remain open:

  • Camp Blackman
  • Camp Walaay
  • Camp Wambelong
  • Warrumbungle Visitor Centre
  • Warrumbungle Environmental Education Centre
  • Whitegum lookout
  • Wambelong nature track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information please call Warrumbungle Visitor Centre on 02 6825 4364.

Affects 1 park and 10 locations nearby. Show list

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/dandry-gorge-aboriginal-area/local-alerts

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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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