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Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area

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Last reviewed: Wed 22 May 2024, 6.05pm

Applies from Thu 29 Feb 2024, 7.25pm to Fri 30 Aug 2024, 7.27pm. Last reviewed: Wed 22 May 2024, 6.05pm.

Other planned events: NOTICE OF 1080 BAITING Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area

The NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting a baiting program which will include the placement of ground baits and the use of Canid Pest Ejectors (CPE’s) containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes.

The program will be continuous and ongoing between 1 March 2024 to 31 August 2024 within Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area.

All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Please be reminded that domestic pets are not permitted on NPWS Estate. Pets and property 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 reserve or baiting location.

In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

For further information please call Ranger Jack Fry at the NPWS Central West Area Office at Bathurst on 02 6332 7640 or email: npws.centralwest@environment.nsw.gov.au

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 22 May 2024, 1.59pm to Fri 7 Jun 2024, 2.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 20 May 2024, 2.08pm

Closed parks: Nangar National Park closed for flood recovery works

As of Wednesday 22 May until Friday 7 June, Nangar National Park will be closed to all visitors due to flood recovery works being undertaken within the park.

Contractors and heavy plant will be operating within Nangar NP to undertake the repair of fire trails impacted by the 2022 flooding.

All trails are closed to all traffic to ensure the safety of visitors, staff and contractors. 

For more information, please contact Central West Area office at Bathurst on 02 6332 7640 for the most up to date information.

Penalties apply for non-compliance

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Applies from Sun 28 Apr 2024, 3.00pm to Thu 6 Jun 2024, 6.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 23 May 2024, 8.13am

Closed areas: Village Campground & Glendora Campground closed for road maintenance

Village Campground and Glendora Campground are closed for road maintenance from Sunday 28 April until Thursday 6 June 2024.

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

 

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Applies from Fri 26 Apr 2024, 12.55pm to Fri 7 Jun 2024, 12.56pm. Last reviewed: Fri 26 Apr 2024, 3.05pm

Closed areas: Hill End General Store Temporary Closure

The General Store at Hill End Historic Village is closed due to end of lease on Monday 29th April 2024. The General store will reopen in June 2024 under new management.

For more information, contact the local NPWS office 02 6370 9050.

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Applies from Thu 29 Feb 2024, 7.18pm to Fri 30 Aug 2024, 7.21pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 May 2024, 10.26am

Other planned events: Notice of ongoing ground baiting to control foxes using Poison 1080.

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) is conducting ongoing ground baiting programs in this park from Friday 1st March 2024 to Friday 31st August 2024.

The operation will involve the use of CPE's containing 1080 poison (sodium fluoroacetate) for the control of wild dogs and foxes. Some red meat may also be used.

The program is designed to minimise the impact of foxes on wildlife, and to minimise the impact of wild dogs and foxes on neighbouring stock.

All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

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 locations. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

For more information, please contact the NPWS Bathurst area office on 02 6332 7640 or send an email. npws.centralwest@environment.nsw.gov.au

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Applies from Mon 7 Aug 2023, 11.49am to Thu 1 Aug 2024, 11.49am. Last reviewed: Wed 15 May 2024, 9.13am

Closed areas: Craigmoor is usually closed to the public.

Craigmoor is usually closed to the public, however, tours may run during special events.  See the website or contact local office for information.

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Applies from Wed 6 Jul 2022, 2.56pm. Last reviewed: Tue 13 Jun 2023, 8.11am

Safety alerts: Golden Gully track access

Golden Gully will be closed to users when weather forecasts predict 20mm or more of rainfall within a 24 hour period. Erosion and hazards may be present within the gully during and following significant and prolonged periods of rainfall. Please take care and follow on site signage.

For more information contact the NPWS Hill End Historic Site office on 02 6370 9050.

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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/mount-canobolas-state-conservation-area/local-alerts

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  • Mount Canobolas State Conservation Area is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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