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Mount Nothofagus National Park

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Applies from Wed 8 Feb 2023, 3.16pm. Last reviewed: Wed 8 Feb 2023, 3.23pm

Closed areas: Some Walking Tracks Closed - Border Ranges NP

The following areas are closed until 1 March 2023 due to recent severe flooding causing multiple treefalls and landslips:

  • Booyong track
  • Rosewood track
  • Palm Valley track
  • Brushbox Falls lookout

These areas will open as soon as repairs are carried out and they are deemed safe for public access. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Kyogle park office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Mon 6 Feb 2023, 8.00am to Mon 24 Apr 2023, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Feb 2023, 11.24am

Safety alerts: Construction works

Please be advised contractors will be completing a series of works within the Boonoo Boonoo Falls picnic area, Boonoo Boonoo Falls walking track and northern end of Boonoo Boonoo River walk from Monday 6 February 2023 until Monday 24 April 2023.

The Boonoo Boonoo Falls picnic area, including access to the Boonoo Boonoo Falls lookout and rockpools, will remain open during the construction works. Visitors are required to follow all directional signs in place, safely detouring around the construction site.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information contact the NPWS Northern Tablelands Area office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Mon 6 Feb 2023, 8.00am to Fri 17 Feb 2023, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Feb 2023, 10.32am

Safety alerts: Upgrade works on fire trails

Upgrade works are taking place on fire trails within Boonoo Boonoo NP from 8am Monday 6 February until 5pm Friday 17 February 2023. During this time you may encounter heavy equipment on the following fire trails:

  • Link Road
  • Colongon Road

Please exercise caution if using these trails, and follow any instructions from signage, staff or contractors. For further information contact the NPWS Northern Tablelands Area office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Thu 17 Nov 2022, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Sun 5 Feb 2023, 1.23pm

Closed areas: Mebbin National Park Campground Open with closed access to some trails

Mebbin National Park and Cutters Camp Campground - OPEN 

Some of the walking tracks and trails remain closed due to landslips and erosion caused by the severe rainfall causing dangerous conditions during February/March 2022.

Areas that remain CLOSED until they are made safe:

  • Original section of Byrrill Creek Walking Track (closed due to severe landslip) an alternative walking track is now available.
  • Lemon Tree Road Fire Trail
  • Walters Road Fire Trail

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on (02) 66 708 600.

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Applies from Fri 3 Feb 2023, 1.14pm to Fri 31 Mar 2023, 1.17pm. Last reviewed: Fri 3 Feb 2023, 1.30pm

Closed areas: Barkersvale enterance closed due to Kyogle council conducting landslip repairs

The Eastern Access to the Border Ranges National Park is closed from the 6th February 2023 to teh 24th March 2023 as Kyogle Council repair two Landslips on Creegans road.

All visitor and Campgrounds remain open and access is via Lynches Creek Road.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local Kyogle NPWS office on 0266320000.

 

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Applies from Tue 31 Jan 2023, 4.44pm to Mon 27 Feb 2023, 4.45pm. Last reviewed: Wed 8 Feb 2023, 3.27pm

Closed areas: Iron Pot Creek Campground & Murray Scrub walking Track reopening

Iron Pot Creek Campground & Murray Scrub walking track within Toonumbar NP will reopen 27th February 2023

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Applies from Mon 11 Apr 2022, 4.36pm to Wed 1 Mar 2023, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Wed 8 Feb 2023, 3.27pm

Closed parks: Park closed due to storm damage

Area's within Toonumbar National Park and State Conservation Area are closed until further notice due to storm damage. 

The closed areas include:

  • Murray Scrub and Sherwood lookouts
  • Toonumbar Forest Drive and Cox's Road

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Tue 31 Jan 2023, 3.51pm. Last reviewed: Wed 8 Feb 2023, 3.28pm

Closed areas: Mount Babyl road closed 2-2-23 to 17-2-23, for trail upgrsade works to the telco tower

Mount babyl track is closed from Thursday 2nd February to Friday the 17th February 2023 for an  upgrade of the mount babyl track.

Caution travelling on Cambridge Plateau forest drive is high recommended due to the  trucks will be traversing along Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive to complete the works on the mount Babyl Track.

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Applies from Tue 20 Dec 2022, 3.44pm to Fri 31 Mar 2023, 3.45pm. Last reviewed: Wed 8 Feb 2023, 3.24pm

Closed areas: Richmond Range National Park

Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive, Cambridge Plateau picnic area and Peacock Creek campground are open For use. 4WD recommended for access to Peacock Creek campground.

 

The following areas will remain closed:

  • Culmaran Valley track
  • Cambridge Plateau loop walk

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000

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Applies from Mon 5 Jul 2021, 12.22pm. Last reviewed: Thu 12 Jan 2023, 9.51am

Closed parks: Bandahngan Aboriginal Area closed for upgrades

Bandahngan Aboriginal Area is currently closed for a major upgrade of facilities and safety works.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, please contact Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Fri 21 Oct 2022, 9.38am to Tue 28 Feb 2023, 9.39am. Last reviewed: Fri 3 Feb 2023, 1.26pm

Closed parks: Multiple parks closed due to hazardous conditions

The closure of this park has been extended until Tuesday 28 February 2023, due to hazardous conditions and damage from flooding and storm events.

No public access is permitted. These closures may be extended, pending completion of repair works and additional weather impacts.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Richmond River Area on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Wed 17 Aug 2022, 12.02pm to Sun 30 Jun 2024, 12.03pm. Last reviewed: Fri 3 Feb 2023, 1.26pm

Closed parks: Yabbra National Park closed

Yabbra National Park is closed until further notice. The closure is due to damage from recent weather events, and roadworks on Joes Box, South Yabbra, Yabbra Plains and Pocupar Roads.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000.

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