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Drillwarrina National Park

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Last reviewed: Thu 16 May 2024, 8.41am

Applies from Thu 2 Feb 2023, 9.20am. Last reviewed: Thu 16 May 2024, 8.41am.

Safety alerts: Reduce speed and drive to conditions

Ongoing wet weather has impacted the roads in this reserve, leaving them washed out and/or under water for long periods of time. While they have dried out, access trails can still have rough surfaces and require maintenance. Please reduce speed, drive to conditions, and be aware of your surroundings. Heavy plant may be working in the area and care should be taken if you come across them. 

 

For more information, contact the NPWS Dubbo area office on 02 6841 7100.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 22 May 2024, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 22 May 2024, 5.11pm

Hazard reduction burns: Starkeys West HR

There is a planned Hazard Reduction burn in this park from 22/05/2024. The fire is called Starkeys West 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 Sat 18 May 2024, 10.23am to Sat 25 May 2024, 10.24am. Last reviewed: Tue 21 May 2024, 9.33am

Closed areas: Planned hazard reduction burn

Some parts of this park are closed for hazard reduction burning from Wednesday 22 May to Friday 24 May 2024. The closed areas are:

  • Denmire trail (west of Mendooran road)
  • Starkeys trail (west of Mendooran road)
  • Brennans trail (west of Mendooran road)
  • No 2 Bore dam (west of Mendooran road)

 

Signage will be in place on site. Penalties apply for non-compliance. This burn is called NPWS Starkeys West HR. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6841 7100 or visit the Rural Fire Service website.

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Applies from Thu 2 Feb 2023, 9.20am. Last reviewed: Thu 16 May 2024, 8.41am

Safety alerts: Reduce speed and drive to conditions

Ongoing wet weather has impacted the roads in this reserve, leaving them washed out and/or under water for long periods of time. While they have dried out, access trails can still have rough surfaces and require maintenance. Please reduce speed, drive to conditions, and be aware of your surroundings. Heavy plant may be working in the area and care should be taken if you come across them. 

 

For more information, contact the NPWS Dubbo area office on 02 6841 7100.

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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/drillwarrina-national-park/local-alerts

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