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Mount Kaputar National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Thu 8 March 2018, 3.19pm

Applies from Thu 1 Mar 2018, 11.44am. Last reviewed: Thu 8 Mar 2018, 3.19pm.

Safety alerts: Fire-affected trees in burnt areas - stay on formed walking tracks

The recent Bobbiwaa Creek fire in Mount Kaputar National Park has burnt around 3000 hectares of the national park.

Please be aware that the burnt areas will pose a safety risk to visitors from falling trees and branches over next few months. If you're visiting, stay on formed walking tracks and avoid walking off track through burnt areas.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Sun 24 Jun 2018, 11.59pm to Mon 25 Jun 2018, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Thu 21 Jun 2018, 3.23pm

Closed parks: Park closed due to aerial pest control program

This park is closed on Monday 25 June 2018 due to an aerial pest control program, unless the closure is otherwise extended or removed.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Walcha area office on (02) 6777 4700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 16 May 2018, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 16 May 2018, 8.37am

Hazard reduction burns: Boonalla HRB

There is a fire in this park called Boonalla HRB. 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 Wed 16 May 2018, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Tue 15 May 2018, 2.26pm

Hazard reduction burns: Boonalla SFAZ South HR

There is a fire in this park called Boonalla SFAZ South 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 Thu 12 Apr 2018, 11.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 11 Apr 2018, 4.36pm

Hazard reduction burns: Dowe Central Valley HR

There is a fire in this park called Dowe Central Valley 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 Thu 1 Mar 2018, 11.44am. Last reviewed: Thu 8 Mar 2018, 3.19pm

Safety alerts: Fire-affected trees in burnt areas - stay on formed walking tracks

The recent Bobbiwaa Creek fire in Mount Kaputar National Park has burnt around 3000 hectares of the national park.

Please be aware that the burnt areas will pose a safety risk to visitors from falling trees and branches over next few months. If you're visiting, stay on formed walking tracks and avoid walking off track through burnt areas.

Affects 1 park and 6 locations nearby. Show list

Applies from Thu 6 Nov 2014, 2.55pm. Last reviewed: Thu 7 Jul 2016, 4.05pm

Closed parks: Woodsreef State Conservation Area closed

This park is closed until further notice due to potential health risks from possible asbestos contamination. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Glen Innes area office on (02) 6739 0700 or visit the NSW National Parks website 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/mount-kaputar-national-park/local-alerts

Contact

  • 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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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

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View across landscape of Mount Kaputar National Park. Photo: Rob Cleary