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Paddington Nature Reserve

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 2 November 2018, 1.18pm

Applies from Mon 15 Oct 2018, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 2 Nov 2018, 1.18pm.

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park and remains 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 more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 1 Oct 2018, 12.00am to Sun 31 Mar 2019, 1.03pm. Last reviewed: Mon 29 Oct 2018, 4.51pm

Fire bans: Park fire ban

There is a no solid fuel fire policy in this park from Monday 1 October 2018 to Sunday 31 March 2019. During park fire ban periods, all campfire and solid fuel (wood, heat beads, charcoal, briquettes, hexamine) 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)

This ban will remain in place unless otherwise extended or removed. 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. For more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities visit NSW National Parks fire safety page.

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Applies from Mon 19 Nov 2018, 1.00am to Tue 20 Nov 2018, 11.59am. Last reviewed: Wed 31 Oct 2018, 12.27pm

Closed parks: Pest animal control operation

This park is closed due to an aerial pest animal control program for the entire 24 hour period. 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 Riverina area office on 02 6966 8100 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 13 Nov 2018, 1.33pm to Fri 23 Nov 2018, 1.33pm. Last reviewed: Fri 26 Oct 2018, 9.20am

Closed parks: Central Mallee pest program underway - park closed

This park is closed due to an ongoing pest program.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the NPWS Dubbo office on 02 6841 7100 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Sun 14 Oct 2018, 8.00am to Sun 31 Mar 2019, 5.30pm. Last reviewed: Tue 16 Oct 2018, 11.01am

Fire bans: Park fire ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park from Monday 15 October 2018 and remains in place until Sunday 31 March 2019, 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. For more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

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Applies from Mon 15 Oct 2018, 3.27pm to Mon 1 Apr 2019, 12.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 16 Nov 2018, 9.52am

Fire bans: Park Fire Ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park from Monday 15 October 2018 until Monday 1 April 2019, and remains 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. Find more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

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Applies from Mon 15 Oct 2018, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Fri 2 Nov 2018, 1.18pm

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

A park fire ban is in place in this park and remains 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 more information about fire bans in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

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Applies from Thu 27 Sep 2018, 9.06am to Mon 31 Dec 2018, 8.37am. Last reviewed: Sat 27 Oct 2018, 4.48pm

Safety alerts: Hazardous road conditions for 2WD vehicles

There are sections along the Mulgowan Art Site Road within Gundabooka National Park which are hazardous to driving conditions. Motorists driving 2WD vehicles are advised that some sections are quite sandy and could result in becoming dry bogged. All motorists using this road will need to take extreme caution and obey all signage and drive to conditions.

For further information please contact the NPWS Bourke area office on 02 6830 0200.

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Applies from Wed 15 Aug 2018, 9.40am to Sun 30 Jun 2019, 9.35am. Last reviewed: Wed 17 Oct 2018, 8.47am

Closed areas: Belah Shearers' closed until further notice

Belah Shearers' Quarters is currently closed until further notice due to no water being available at the site. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Bourke area office on 02 6830 0200 or email NPWS Bourke office on: npws.bourke@environment.nsw.gov.au. Alternatively, visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Wed 25 Jul 2018, 9.33pm. Last reviewed: Thu 26 Jul 2018, 11.23am

Fires - Advice: Railway Firetrail, Mount Hope

There is a fire in this park called Railway Firetrail, Mount Hope. 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 25 Sep 2014, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 30 Oct 2017, 9.11am

Fire bans: Solid fuel fire ban

There is a 'no solid fuel fire policy' in the 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 information about fire bans in parks and reserves, including your responsibilities, visit NSW National Parks safety page.

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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/paddington-nature-reserve/local-alerts

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Emergency services

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