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Mebbin National Park

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Fri 17 May 2019, 11.04am to Mon 20 May 2019, 10.55am. Last reviewed: Fri 17 May 2019, 11.13am

Closed areas: Cambridge Plateau scenic drive closed

Cambridge Plateau scenic drive is closed because recent roadworks and wet weather have made the road very slippery. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. The following areas are also closed:

  • Cambridge Plateau picnic area
  • Culmaran loop trail
  • Culmaran Valley track

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Kyogle office 02 6627 0219 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 14 May 2019, 7.00am to Fri 31 May 2019, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Mon 13 May 2019, 4.19pm

Safety alerts: Short delays on Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive - roadworks

There will be short delays on Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive from Tuesday 14 May to Friday 31 May 2019. This is due to roadworks.

Please drive safely and be aware of road conditions. Follow the directions of all road signage.

For more information, please call the NPWS Richmond River area, Kyogle office on 02 66270 200.

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Applies from Tue 14 May 2019, 7.00am to Fri 31 May 2019, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Mon 13 May 2019, 4.43pm

Safety alerts: Short delays on Tweed Scenic Drive - roadworks

There will be short delays on the Barkersvale end of Tweed Range Scenic Drive from Tuesday 14 May to Friday 31 May 2019. This is due to roadworks.

Please drive safely and be aware of road conditions. Follow the directions of all road signage.

For more information, please call the NPWS Richmond River area, Kyogle office on 02 6627 0200.

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Applies from Mon 13 May 2019, 3.59pm to Mon 24 Jun 2019, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 7 May 2019, 4.31pm

Closed areas: Cape Byron walking track closed

Cape Byron walking track, south of the lighthouse precinct, will be closed from Monday 13 May to Friday 24 June 2019. This is for maintenance works. Visitors can still access the lighthouse via Cape Byron walking track at Wategos Beach. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Byron area office on 02 6639 8300 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 9 Apr 2019, 7.30am to Fri 31 May 2019, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Wed 24 Apr 2019, 9.39am

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog ground baiting program

A 1080 ground baiting program (baits) for wild dogs will be undertaken from Tuesday 9 April until Friday 31 May 2019. The parks and reserves affected include:

  • Ballina Nature Reserve
  • Uralba Nature Reserve
  • Nightcap National Park
  • Whian Whian State Conservation Area
  • Bungawalbin National Park
  • Bungawalbin Nature Reserve
  • Bungawalbin State Conservation Area
  • Yarringully Nature Reserve
  • Bungabbee Nature Reserve
  • Muckleewee Mountain Nature Reserve
  • Richmond Range National Park
  • Toonumbar National Park
  • Mallanganee National Park.

A reminder that 1080 is harmful to domestic pets. 1080 baiting signs will be placed at every entrance in or out of the reserves.

For further information, please call NPWS Richmond River area office on 02 6627 0200 (Alstonville) or 02 6632 0000 (Kyogle).

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Applies from Fri 22 Feb 2019, 2.18pm. Last reviewed: Wed 27 Feb 2019, 11.04am

Closed areas: Take care on beaches in Cape Byron State Conservation Area

Some areas of Cape Byron State Conservation Area have been impacted by former Tropical Cyclone Oma. Areas have been reopened but please take care as hazards remain in:

  • Wategos Beach
  • Clarkes Beach
  • The Pass

For more information, please call the NPWS Tweed Byron area office on 02 6639 8300 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 8 Feb 2018, 8.42am. Last reviewed: Thu 8 Mar 2018, 11.28am

Safety alerts: Limited access to Peacock Creek campground

The access roads through Richmond Range State Forest to Richmond Range National Park are currently in very poor condition because of overgrowth and roadway erosion. Therefore, access to Peacock Creek campground from Sextonville Road, Iron Pot Creek Road and Peacock Creek Road is unsuitable for 2WD and 4WD vehicles. Visitors can access Peacock Creek campground from Bruxner Highway along Richmond Range Road and Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive. 

For further information please contact the NPWS Kyogle office on (02) 6632 0000.

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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/mebbin-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Mebbin National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. The park has coin-operated pay and display machines - please bring correct coins.

    Buy an annual pass.
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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Byrrill Creek walking track, Mebbin National Park. Photo: D Hofmeyer/NSW Government