Applies from Mon 25 Jan 2021, 1.42pm to Fri 12 Feb 2021, 11.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 27 Jan 2021, 11.12am
Closed areas: Towarri National Park partial closure
The area north of Washpools campground and picnic area in Towarri National Park will be closed for an aerial pest control operation during the following periods:
- From 4pm, Wednesday 3 February to 3pm, Friday 5 February 2021 and;
- From 12pm, Monday 8 February to 3pm, Friday 12 February 2021
This program will target feral deer, pigs, and goats as part of the state-wide post-fire recovery program. It aims to reduce the significant impact they have on native plants and animals, including threatened species. Other pest animals, including foxes and wild dogs, will be targeted if observed during the operation.
You can still access Washpools picnic area and Washpools campground while the aerial pest control program is taking place.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, call 0436 003 303.
Affects 1 park and 3 locations nearby.