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Lake Innes Nature Reserve

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Wed 7 November 2018, 1.33pm

Applies from Wed 7 Nov 2018, 1.06pm. Last reviewed: Wed 7 Nov 2018, 1.33pm.

Closed areas: Pest management control at Lake Innes Nature Reserve and Innes Ruins Heritage Site

Some areas in Lakes Innes Nature Reserve and Innes Ruins Heritage Site are closed from 7.30pm Thursday 8 November to 6am Friday 9 November 2018 due to pest management control using firearms. The closed areas are:

  • Sections of the Googik track
  • Ruins Way

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact 02 6588 5555 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 7 Nov 2018, 1.06pm. Last reviewed: Wed 7 Nov 2018, 1.33pm

Closed areas: Pest management control at Lake Innes Nature Reserve and Innes Ruins Heritage Site

Some areas in Lakes Innes Nature Reserve and Innes Ruins Heritage Site are closed from 7.30pm Thursday 8 November to 6am Friday 9 November 2018 due to pest management control using firearms. The closed areas are:

  • Sections of the Googik track
  • Ruins Way

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact 02 6588 5555 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 31 Oct 2018, 10.58am to Wed 9 Jan 2019, 10.44am. Last reviewed: Wed 31 Oct 2018, 11.53am

Closed areas: Flying fox loop closure

The flying fox loop section of the Wingham Brush boardwalk in this park is closed due to the grey-headed flying fox breeding activities. This closure will remain until the breeding activities are no longer affected by visitors along the boardwalk. It is expected the flying fox loop will be reopened prior to the Christmas holidays, but this will depend on the weather.

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Taree office on 02 6552 4097 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 17 Apr 2018, 9.30am. Last reviewed: Tue 17 Apr 2018, 9.14am

Hazard reduction burns: Big Nellie HR

There is a fire in this park called Big Nellie 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 Tue 20 Mar 2018, 9.30am. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Mar 2018, 12.29pm

Hazard reduction burns: NPWS HR Ramsays SFAZ

There is a fire in this park called NPWS HR Ramsays SFAZ. 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 Thu 29 Sep 2016, 12.21pm. Last reviewed: Mon 1 May 2017, 9.29am

Closed areas: Banda Banda Road and Banda Banda Forest loop walk closed

Some areas of this park are closed due to storm damage. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. The closed areas are:

  • Banda Banda Road - closed due to tree fall and land slip 
  • Banda Banda Forest loop walk - closed due to tree fall

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Macleay area office on (02) 6561 6700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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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/lake-innes-nature-reserve/local-alerts

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  • in the North Coast region
  • Lake Innes Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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Lake Innes Nature Reserve. Photo: John Spencer