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Mount Kaputar National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Thu 4 March 2021, 4.20pm

Applies from Thu 4 Mar 2021, 11.59am to Fri 12 Mar 2021, 12.08pm. Last reviewed: Thu 4 Mar 2021, 4.20pm.

Closed areas: Dawsons Spring campground and nature trail closed

Dawsons Spring campground, cabins and nature trail are closed for hazardous tree maintenance from Monday 8 March to Friday 12 March 2021. An alternative picnic area at Bark Hut campground remains open for visitor use. 

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

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Applies from Mon 4 Jan 2021, 1.40pm. Last reviewed: Wed 3 Feb 2021, 10.22am.

Other incidents: Gas barbecues out of order - Bark Hut campground

The gas barbecues at Bark Hut campground are currently out of order. 

There is no park fire ban in place for Mount Kaputar National Park, so the woodfire barbecues can be used. Please bring your own firewood and matches. Alternatively, there are gas barbecues at Dawsons Spring campground.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 1 Mar 2021, 9.47am to Sat 13 Mar 2021, 9.47am. Last reviewed: Fri 5 Mar 2021, 11.28am

Closed areas: Closed areas due to trail repairs

Warrabah trail is closed due to local rainfall and deteriorating trail conditions. There is no vehicle access past Warrabah campground and picnic area. 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Barwon area office on 02 6792 7300. 

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Applies from Thu 4 Mar 2021, 11.59am to Fri 12 Mar 2021, 12.08pm. Last reviewed: Thu 4 Mar 2021, 4.20pm

Closed areas: Dawsons Spring campground and nature trail closed

Dawsons Spring campground, cabins and nature trail are closed for hazardous tree maintenance from Monday 8 March to Friday 12 March 2021. An alternative picnic area at Bark Hut campground remains open for visitor use. 

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

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Applies from Mon 1 Mar 2021, 8.00am to Fri 12 Mar 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 2 Mar 2021, 2.20pm

Closed parks: Deriah Aboriginal Area closed

Deriah Aboriginal Area is closed due to roadworks on Carinya Road during business hours (8am - 5pm) from Monday 1 March to Friday 12 March 2021.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Barwon area office 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Mon 4 Jan 2021, 1.40pm. Last reviewed: Wed 3 Feb 2021, 10.22am

Other incidents: Gas barbecues out of order - Bark Hut campground

The gas barbecues at Bark Hut campground are currently out of order. 

There is no park fire ban in place for Mount Kaputar National Park, so the woodfire barbecues can be used. Please bring your own firewood and matches. Alternatively, there are gas barbecues at Dawsons Spring campground.

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Applies from Sat 23 Jan 2021, 3.50pm. Last reviewed: Mon 25 Jan 2021, 11.28am

Safety alerts: Drive with caution - No.1 Break Road

No.1 Break Road is rough in sections. Hazard signage indicates areas where extra caution should be taken. Take care and drive safely.

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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-kaputar-national-park/local-alerts

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  • in the Country NSW region
  • Mount Kaputar National Park is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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