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Demon Nature Reserve

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Applies from Thu 9 Dec 2021, 8.00am to Fri 14 Jan 2022, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 9 Dec 2021, 3.37pm

Safety alerts: Degraded road conditions - 4WD only

Please be aware road conditions may be degraded due to heavy rain. Access on these roads is limited to 4WD only.

Spirabo Forest Way is especially degraded. It runs through Capoompeta National Park from Ten Mile Road in the south, and continues through the western side of Washpool National Park where it joins Scrub Road in the north.

Please be cautious and drive to road conditions.

For further information contact the local NPWS office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Fri 5 Nov 2021, 1.57pm to Fri 17 Dec 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 9 Dec 2021, 10.55am

Closed parks: Park closed due to heavy rainfall

Basket Swamp National Park is currently closed due to significant rainfall which is making access roads impassable.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information please contact the NPWS Northern Tablelands area office on 02 6739 0700. 

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Applies from Wed 26 Nov 2014, 4.28pm. Last reviewed: Fri 19 Nov 2021, 3.40pm

Closed areas: Road closure

Some areas of this park are closed until further notice due to the demolition of a bridge from a past flooding event.

The closed areas include the 4WD access to North Washpool, an area also known as Washpool rest area, entering from Baryulgil onto Collum Collum Road. The bridge is washed away at the junction of Washpool Creek and Collum Collum Road.

Please note:

  • Washpool National Park’s 2WD entrance off Gwydir Highway onto Coachwood Drive and Washpool Forest Way is open.
  • Bellbird campground, Coombadjha campground and the Granites lookout and picnic areas are accessible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Glen Innes area office on 02 6739 0700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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