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Victoria Park Nature Reserve

Current alerts in this area

There are no current alerts in this area.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Tue 31 Mar 2020, 3.55pm to Sun 31 May 2020, 3.50pm. Last reviewed: Tue 31 Mar 2020, 4.49pm

Closed areas: Areas closed in Broken Head Nature Reserve

Broken Head picnic area and carpark and Kings Beach carpark are closed until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Thu 26 Mar 2020, 3.43pm to Sun 31 May 2020, 2.59pm. Last reviewed: Tue 31 Mar 2020, 1.51pm

Closed areas: Campgrounds closed

This campground is closed until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. You’ll receive a refund if you made a booking. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Mon 30 Mar 2020, 12.59pm to Sun 31 May 2020, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 30 Mar 2020, 3.34pm

Closed parks: Nightcap National Park closed

This park is closed until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. This includes Minyon Falls and Minyon Grass picnic areas, all walking tracks and campgrounds. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Fri 27 Mar 2020, 4.20pm to Sun 31 May 2020, 4.18pm. Last reviewed: Fri 27 Mar 2020, 4.31pm

Closed areas: Picnic areas closed

Frazers Reef and Back Beach picnic areas are closed until further notice to protect the health and safety of our visitors and staff. Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for more information.

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Applies from Mon 30 Mar 2020, 8.31am to Thu 2 Apr 2020, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 25 Mar 2020, 10.48am

Closed parks: Park closed due to aerial pest control operation

Bundjalung National Park will be closed from 2pm, Monday 30 March 2020 to 10am, Thursday 2 April 2020 due to an aerial pest control operation. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office.

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Applies from Mon 30 Mar 2020, 8.30am to Sat 4 Apr 2020, 8.30am. Last reviewed: Wed 25 Mar 2020, 10.31am

Closed parks: Park closures - aerial pest control operation

The following national parks, state conservation areas and nature reserves will be closed from Monday 30 March to Saturday 4 April 2020 for an aerial pest control operation:

  • Bundjalung State Conservation Area
  • Bungawalbin National Park and Nature Reserve
  • Yarringully State Conservation Area and Nature Reserve
  • Bungawalbin Nature Reserve

Penalties apply for non-compiance. For more information, contact the local park office.

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Applies from Mon 23 Mar 2020, 2.14pm to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Mon 23 Mar 2020, 2.57pm

Closed areas: Tallow Beach carpark

Tallow Beach carpark in Byron Bay is closed.

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Applies from Mon 16 Mar 2020, 10.47am to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 10.42am. Last reviewed: Mon 23 Mar 2020, 1.33pm

Closed areas: Cape Byron Lighthouse and Maritime Museum closed

Some areas in Cape Byron State Conservation Area are closed until further notice. The closed areas are:

  • Cape Byron Lighthouse
  • The Maritime Museum

No tours will be running in these areas. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about safety in parks and reserves including your responsibilities, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page.

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Applies from Tue 18 Jul 2017, 7.00am to Tue 30 Jun 2020, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 16 Apr 2018, 8.58am

Safety alerts: Ilmenite stockpile removal and site rehabilitation

Visitors to Black Rocks campground should expect to encounter large trucks on The Gap Road. This is part of a major project to remove a sand mining tailings stockpile from the park and restore the area to a natural ecosystem. Park visitors are asked to slow down and exercise caution while driving along The Gap Road. No works associated with this project will be undertaken on weekends, public holidays or NSW school holidays. The truck movements are expected to continue until June 2020. For more information or to report any incidents please contact the NPWS Richmond River area office on (02) 6627 0200.

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Applies from Mon 15 Sep 2014, 4.37pm. Last reviewed: Tue 18 Sep 2018, 12.14pm

Closed areas: Black Rocks campground - No 4WD Beach access

Partial closure. No 4WD beach access from Black Rocks campground. Due to significant storm damage, the 4WD beach access at Black Rocks campground is closed. Vehicles may still drive along Ten Mile Beach north from the Shark Bay 4WD beach access, but cannot exit at Black Rocks.There are no other beach access points on Ten Mile Beach other than Shark Bay 4WD beach access. No 4WD access north of Black Rocks campground.

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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/victoria-park-nature-reserve/local-alerts

Contact

  • in the North Coast region
  • Victoria Park Nature Reserve is always open but may have to close at times due to poor weather or fire danger.

  • Park entry fees:

    Under review. No park entry fees collected.

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Emergency services

For all NSW fires visit the Rural Fire Service

For the latest information on wildfires in your area please contact the NSW Rural Fire Service.

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Victoria Park picnic area, Victoria Park Nature Reserve. Artist: NSW Government