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Gundabooka National Park

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There are no current alerts in this area.

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Applies from Mon 13 Jul 2020, 10.28am to Fri 17 Jul 2020, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 13 Jul 2020, 11.31am

Closed parks: Culgoa National Park closed due to dangerous driving conditions

This park is closed until further notice due to dangerous driving conditions as a result of wet weather. This closure will reassessed on Friday 17 July 2020.

For campground bookings, call 1300 072 757.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6830 0200.

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Applies from Wed 6 May 2020, 12.43pm to Thu 6 Aug 2020, 12.44pm. Last reviewed: Wed 6 May 2020, 1.21pm

Other planned events: 1080 pest control operation

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting a baiting program using meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes. The program will be ongoing from Wednesday 6 May 2020 for a period of 3 months in Macquarie Marshes Nature Reserve.

All baiting locations will be signposted.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (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.

For further information please call the NPWS Castlereagh area office on 02 6843 4000.

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Applies from Thu 25 Sep 2014, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 13 Jul 2020, 1.02pm

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban for Paroo-Darling National Park

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in this park all year round. This park fire ban will remain 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. To find out more about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

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Emergency services

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Mulgowan Walk, Gundabooka National Park. Photo: David Finnegan