Applies from Sun 3 Dec 2023, 3.59pm to Fri 8 Dec 2023, 4.00pm. Last reviewed: Tue 5 Dec 2023, 7.20pm.
Closed areas: Areas closed for aerial pest control operation
The Tantawangalo section of South East Forests National Park will be closed to the public from 3pm on Sunday 3 December until 3pm Friday 8 December 2023 for an aerial pest control operation.
The closed areas include:
- Alexanders Hut
- Alexanders Hut campground
- Nunnock campground
- Nunnock grasslands walking tracks
- Packers Swamp
- Dragon Swamp
This program will involve aerial shooting during daylight hours. Feral species targeted under this program include deer, goats, pigs, foxes and other pests. It aims to reduce the significant impact they have on native plants and animals including threatened species.
The closed areas will be sign-posted at relevant access points. Visitors should avoid these areas and not enter the closed areas during this time.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Merimbula area office on 02 6495 5000
Affects 3 locations in this park: