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The Basin Nature Reserve

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Applies from Tue 22 Nov 2022, 11.40am. Last reviewed: Tue 22 Nov 2022, 12.01pm

Closed areas: Gum Hole campground closed due to flooding

The following areas are closed from Tuesday 22 November until further notice due to flooding:

  • Gum Hole campground
  • Boundary Hole picnic area
  • Billy's Hole picnic area

Recent floods have left a lot of debris across the Gum Hole campground. NPWS staff are working to clean up the campground before it will be available for camping again. In addition, the access road to each of the listed locations has been damaged by erosion and will need to be repaired prior to visitation resuming.

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Applies from Tue 20 Sep 2022, 2.06pm to Fri 16 Dec 2022, 2.08pm. Last reviewed: Tue 29 Nov 2022, 3.52pm

Other incidents: Oxley Highway temporary road closure

Oxley Highway between Port Macquarie and Walcha is subject to part closures on weekdays until 16 December 2022.

This may impact access to a number of national parks and reserves in the area.

Please visit Transport for NSW website for detailed information. Check Live Traffic NSW and plan your journey prior to travel.

For enquiries about the closure, please contact Transport for NSW via email or on 1800 653 092.

For more information, you can also contact the Walcha office via email or on 02 6777 4700.

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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/the-basin-nature-reserve/local-alerts

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Emergency services

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