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Applies from Fri 9 Jun 2023, 4.37pm to Wed 28 Jun 2023, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 9 Jun 2023, 4.48pm

Closed areas: Park closure for Aerial Control Operations - Monday 26th June 2023

An aerial pest control operation is scheduled to take place in Warrumbungle National Park on Monday 26th June 2023.

During operations, some areas of the park will be closed and clearly signposted with closure notices. The closures will not impact access to walking tracks and visitor areas.


The following trails and fire trails will be closed for the duration of the operation:

  • Yahringerie Loop Firetrail
  • Wheoh Peaks Trail
  • Greenslopes Trail
  • Rio Park Firetrail
  • Tibuc Firetrail and
  • Blackjack Firetrail


This pest control program will target goats and pigs and aims to reduce the significant impact they have on heritage sites, native plants and animals, including threatened species. Other pest animals, including cats, foxes and wild dogs will be targeted if observed during the operation.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information please contact the NPWS Coonabarabran Office on 6842 1311.

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Applies from Sat 12 Feb 2022, 4.16pm. Last reviewed: Mon 29 May 2023, 8.37am

Safety alerts: Changed road conditions

Roads in Timmallallie National Park are rough in some sections because of erosion caused by heavy rainfall. Road conditions may change quickly following rainfall. 

For more information, contact the Pilliga Forest Discovery Centre on 02 6843 4011.

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Applies from Wed 26 Apr 2023, 12.00am to Fri 30 Jun 2023, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Tue 25 Apr 2023, 11.08am

Closed areas: Pincham Trail partial closure for maintenance

Part of Pincham Trail, between the base of The Breadknife to Lughs Throne, is closed from Wednesday 26 April 2023 for maintenance and renewal work. The current estimated reopening of this track section is late June 2023. 

The closed area can be bypassed via the Dagda Shortcut Track. You can still access Grand High Tops Summit, via a 1.1km return walk from Dagda Gap.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Warrumbungle Visitor Centre on 02 6825 4364.

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Applies from Fri 16 Aug 2019, 2.44pm to Wed 1 Jan 2025, 2.39pm. Last reviewed: Tue 16 May 2023, 9.07am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 baiting

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) carries out continuous 1080 baiting in Warrumbungle National Park for the control of foxes. Meat baits and canid pest ejectors (CPE's) containing 1080 sodium fluoroacetate poison are laid in the Park north of Timor Road/John Renshaw Parkway.

All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected, and 1080 is lethal to cats and dogs. Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

This program protects the endangered brush-tailed rock-wallaby. For more information, contact the NPWS Castlereagh area office on 02 6843 4000.

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Applies from Tue 6 Sep 2022, 4.34pm to Fri 30 Jun 2023, 4.37pm. Last reviewed: Tue 18 Apr 2023, 9.25am

Closed areas: Hurleys camp closed

Hurleys camp and walking track in Warrumbungle National Park is closed from Monday 8 August 2022 until further notice due to hazardous trees.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Information Centre on 02 6825 4364.

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