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Nocoleche Nature Reserve

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Applies from Fri 18 Jun 2021, 12.59pm. Last reviewed: Fri 18 Jun 2021, 2.27pm

Closed areas: Peery Lake picnic area closed due to rain

Peery Lake picnic area is currently closed because the access road from Wilcannia to Wanaaring Road is closed due to rain. The picnic area will be accessible again when the Central Darling Shire re-opens the road.  

For further information please contact the Broken Hill NPWS office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Tue 11 May 2021, 10.40am. Last reviewed: Fri 18 Jun 2021, 1.58pm

Closed areas: Campground closed due to flooding

Coach and Horses campground is closed indefinitely due to flooding of the Darling River.

Campsites are not available for booking until the river floodwaters subside and the campground is accessible again. 

For further information please contact the Broken Hill office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Thu 25 Sep 2014, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 31 May 2021, 9.10pm

Fire bans: Park fire ban

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in this park all year round. This park fire ban will remain in effect unless otherwise extended or removed. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamite) barbecues and stoves are prohibited. Gas and electric barbecues and cookers are permitted as long as:

  • They're under direct control of an adult
  • The ground within 2m of the barbecue is cleared of all flammable materials
  • There's an adequate supply of water (minimum of a bucket)

If a Total Fire Ban is in place, please contact the local park office before using a gas and/or electric barbecue or cooker. Penalties apply for non-compliance. To find out more about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

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Applies from Tue 11 May 2021, 10.29am to Mon 19 Jul 2021, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 31 May 2021, 3.47pm

Closed parks: Closed for major road works

Mutawintji National Park will be closed from Monday 24 May until Monday 19 July 2021 for major road works to repair flood damaged roads.  

The Homestead Creek campground will not be available for booking during this time and the Mutawintji National Parks Historic Site tours will not be operating.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, please contact the NPWS Broken Hill office on 08 8084 2880.

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Applies from Fri 21 May 2021, 4.29pm to Mon 21 Jun 2021, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 May 2021, 11.47am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 ground baiting

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) will be conducting a baiting program using 1080 fresh meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of wild dogs and foxes. The program will be conducted between Friday 21 May to Monday 21 June 2021 in Gundabooka National Park and State Conservation Area and Toorale National Park and State Conservation Area. 

All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs). Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

For further information please call NPWS Bourke office on 02 6830 0200.

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Applies from Thu 15 Apr 2021, 4.30pm. Last reviewed: Mon 17 May 2021, 12.24pm

Closed parks: Park closed due to Cobar Council roadworks on Pullpulla Road

Access to this park is closed from Monday 19 April 2021 due to extensive roadworks being done by Cobar Shire on Pullpulla Road. Park access may be closed for up to 3 months. 

For further information contact the Bathurst office on 02 6332 7640.

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