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Munmorah State Conservation Area

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 12 Jun 2018, 12.23pm to Fri 13 Jul 2018, 12.23pm. Last reviewed: Fri 15 Jun 2018, 2.36pm

Closed areas: The Coast walking track - stair upgrades

Some areas of the Coast walking track, between the base of Cromarty Hill and Wyrrabalong lookout, will be closed from Tuesday 12 June until Friday 13 July 2018 for upgrades to the stairs and walking track surface. Due to demolition works and uneven track surfaces no access is permitted. For your safety please follow any signs and directions given to you by workers and contractors when you're near the construction area. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, call the NPWS Central Coast area office on (02) 4972 9000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 16 May 2018, 9.44am. Last reviewed: Thu 14 Jun 2018, 9.15am

Closed areas: Crackneck safety fence upgrade

Crackneck lookout is closed until Friday 29 June 2018 due to infrastructure upgrades. Ancillary works around the recently installed safety barrier around the boundary of Crackneck lookout need to be completed to improve visitor safety. Visitors are requested to stay out of the work area and follow advice from staff working in the area.

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Central Coast area office on (02) 4972 9000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 26 Apr 2018, 10.05am. Last reviewed: Thu 14 Jun 2018, 8.55am

Closed areas: Pelican Beach Road lookout closed for reconstruction works

Pelican Beach Road lookout in Wyrrabalong National Park is closed to the public until 30 June 2018 while reconstruction works are undertaken. Visitors can access Pelican Beach via the beach access paths while these works are happening. Please stay out of the construction area and follow the directions of NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service staff.  

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Central Coast area office on (02) 4972 9000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 25 Sep 2014, 3.46pm. Last reviewed: Tue 30 Aug 2016, 9.40am

Closed areas: Crangan Bay

The Crangan Bay section of Lake Macquarie State Conservation Area is closed pending rehabilitation of the former coal chitter fire site. For safety reasons there is no public access to this area until further notice. For more information, please contact the NPWS Lakes area office on (02) 4972 9000 or visit the NSW National Parks 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/munmorah-state-conservation-area/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the Sydney and surrounds and North Coast regions
  • Spring/summer open hours

    Munmorah State Conservation Area is open 5.30am–9pm, from the start of the NSW school holiday period in September (Friday) until the last day of the NSW autumn school holidays.

    Autumn/winter open hours

    Munmorah State Conservation Area is open 5.30am–6pm, from 1 May until the day before the start of the NSW September school holidays (Thursday).

  • Park entry fees:

    $8 per vehicle per day. The park has pay and display machines - please bring correct coins (cards accepted).

    Buy an annual pass.
    • Lake Munmorah
      (02) 4972 9000
      Contact hours: 8.30am-4pm Monday to Friday
    • Blue Wren Drive, Munmorah State Conservation Area
    • Fax: (02) 4972 9055
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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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Moonee Beach, Munmorah State Conservation Area. Photo: John Spencer