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Mount Nothofagus National Park

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Applies from Sun 5 Dec 2021, 3.43pm to Fri 10 Dec 2021, 4.38pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Dec 2021, 2.44pm

Closed areas: Brindle Creek Road closed

Brindle Creek Road is closed until Friday 10 December 2021 due to storm damage and fallen trees. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

The following walking tracks and visitor areas will not be accessible for the duration of the closure:

  • Antarctic Beech picnic area
  • Brindle Creek picnic area
  • Brindle Creek walking track

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

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Applies from Tue 23 Nov 2021, 4.36pm to Fri 10 Dec 2021, 4.36pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Dec 2021, 2.33pm

Closed areas: Mount Babyl trail closed

Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive will be closed from Wednesday 24 November 2021 due to forecast rain. This closure will be reviewed on Friday 10 December 2021.

There is no access to Mount Babyl tower during the closure. Emergency tower access is permitted only with approval from NPWS.

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 23 Nov 2021, 4.31pm to Fri 10 Dec 2021, 4.29pm. Last reviewed: Mon 6 Dec 2021, 2.32pm

Closed areas: Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive closed

Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive will be closed from Wednesday 24 November 2021 due to forecast rain. This closure will be reviewed on Friday 10 December 2021. Please note:

  • Peacock Creek campground will remain open and can be accessed from the west via Peacock Creek Road or from the east via Sextonville Road.
  • Cambridge Plateau picnic area, Culmaran Valley track and Cambridge loop walk will be closed for the duration of the road closure.

For further information call the NPWS Kyogle area office on 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Thu 2 Dec 2021, 9.17am. Last reviewed: Thu 2 Dec 2021, 9.40am

Closed areas: Murray Scrub Carpark Road closed

Murray Scrub Carpark Road is closed for maintenance and repair works. This road will remain closed until further notice.

Access to Iron Pot Creek campground is not affected by this closure.

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

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Applies from Thu 2 Dec 2021, 9.19am. Last reviewed: Thu 2 Dec 2021, 9.23am

Closed areas: Toonumbar Forest Drive and Cox's Road closed

Toonumbar Forest Drive and Cox's Road are closed for maintenance and repair works. These roads will be closed until further notice.

Access to Iron Pot Creek campground and Murray Scrub walking track are not affected by this closure.

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

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Applies from Mon 11 Oct 2021, 2.37pm. Last reviewed: Tue 30 Nov 2021, 4.04pm

Closed areas: O'Connors Fire Trail closed

O'Connors Fire Trail will be closed from Monday 22 November 2021 until Monday 17 January 2022 for maintenance, upgrading of culverts and bridge works.

Signs will be in place around closed areas. Cutters Camp campground and picnic area will remain open, and visitors can still access Byrrill Creek walking trail.

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

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Applies from Mon 1 Nov 2021, 2.55pm to Mon 31 Jan 2022, 2.56pm. Last reviewed: Mon 22 Nov 2021, 4.32pm

Closed areas: Tweed Range Scenic Drive East park entrance closed

The east park entrance on Tweed Range Scenic Drive (from Barkers Vale) is closed until Monday 31 January 2022 due to multiply landslips being repaired.  Tweed Range scenic drive is open from Sheepstation Creek to Bar Mountain. Access to Tweed Range scenic drive is only via Lynches Creek Road from Wiangaree. There is currently no access from the Barkers Vale entrance. All roads, walking tracks and lookouts within the park are open

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

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Applies from Thu 4 Nov 2021, 8.30am. Last reviewed: Thu 4 Nov 2021, 12.38pm

Closed areas: Roadworks and heavy equipment in park

Roads in this park will be closed to public access due to roadworks happening on Joes Box Road, South Yabbra Road, Yabbra Plains Road and Pocupar Road. Most of the works are happening on management trails that are not open to visitors, but other roads in this area will be affected by heavy equipment. The work includes vegetation management, grading and haulage. It is expected to be complete by early December 2021, weather dependant.

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Applies from Mon 5 Jul 2021, 12.22pm. Last reviewed: Wed 6 Oct 2021, 1.23pm

Closed parks: Bandahngan Aboriginal Area closed

Bandahngan Aboriginal Area is closed to the public for a major upgrade of facilities and safety works and is expected to re-open in early 2022. A cultural heritage assessment and review of facilities for the reserve will also occur.

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

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Applies from Thu 14 May 2020, 4.18pm. Last reviewed: Mon 22 Feb 2021, 3.08pm

Closed areas: Bar Mountain circuit and lookout closed

Bar Mountain circuit and lookout are closed for maintenance until further notice. Bar Mountain picnic area remains open.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause. For more information call the NPWS Kyogle office 02 6632 0000.

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Applies from Fri 15 May 2020, 8.13am. Last reviewed: Mon 8 Feb 2021, 2.24pm

Closed areas: Culmaran Valley track closed

Culmaran Valley track is closed due to faults in the track on the bridge. This closure will continue until further notice. We apologise for any inconvenience. For further information call the NPWS Kyogle office on 02 6632 0000.

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