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Torrington State Conservation Area

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Fri 23 July 2021, 3.37pm

Applies from Tue 4 May 2021, 2.50pm to Tue 31 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Jul 2021, 3.37pm.

Closed areas: Ugly Corner Falls walking track closed

The Ugly Corner Falls walking track is currently closed until further notice, due to flood damage sustained in recent weather events.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Tue 15 Jun 2021, 12.00pm to Sun 1 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Jul 2021, 3.37pm.

Other incidents: Fire trails closed

Carpet Snake and Duck Creek fire trails are currently closed to public access due to damage from recent wet weather.

NPWS is monitoring the conditions and will reopen the trails as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local office 02 6739 0700.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 4 May 2021, 2.50pm to Tue 31 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Jul 2021, 3.37pm

Closed areas: Ugly Corner Falls walking track closed

The Ugly Corner Falls walking track is currently closed until further notice, due to flood damage sustained in recent weather events.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Tue 15 Jun 2021, 12.00pm to Sun 1 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Jul 2021, 3.37pm

Other incidents: Fire trails closed

Carpet Snake and Duck Creek fire trails are currently closed to public access due to damage from recent wet weather.

NPWS is monitoring the conditions and will reopen the trails as soon as possible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local office 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Mon 29 Jun 2020, 3.31pm. Last reviewed: Mon 13 Jul 2020, 2.00pm

Other incidents: Camping requirements

If you plan to stay at the campground in Butterleaf National Park you will need to fill in a Trip Intention Form before you leave home.

All NPWS campgrounds now require you to make an online booking before you stay, or to complete a Trip Intention Form for those that are remote and do not have a dedicated webpage, like the campground in Butterleaf National Park.

Read more about COVID safe camping here.

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Applies from Wed 26 Nov 2014, 4.28pm. Last reviewed: Mon 24 Jul 2017, 4.17pm

Closed areas: Road closure

Some areas of this park are closed due to demolition of bridge from past flooding event. This closure applies until further notice. Closed areas include the 4WD access to North Washpool, an area also known as Washpool rest area, entering from Baryulgil onto Collum Collum Road. The bridge is washed away, at the junction of Washpool Creek and Collum Collum Road.

  • Washpool National Park’s 2WD entrance off Gwydir Highway onto Coachwood Drive and Washpool Forest Way is open.
  • Bellbird campground, Coombadjha campground and the Granites lookout and picnic areas are accessible.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Glen Innes area office (02) 6739 0700 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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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/torrington-state-conservation-area/local-alerts

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  • in the Country NSW region
  • Torrington State Conservation Area is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

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