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Warialda State Conservation Area

Closed due to current alerts 

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Mon 24 May 2021, 10.56am

Applies from Tue 25 May 2021, 4.03pm to Thu 25 Nov 2021, 4.07pm. Last reviewed: Mon 24 May 2021, 10.56am.

Closed parks: Ongoing 1080 pest management program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service staff will be undertaking an ongoing 1080 poison pest control operation from Tuesday 25 May to Thursday 25 November 2021. This will involve continuous aerial and ground baiting programs using meat baits, meat bait products, ejectors and grain containing 1080 (sodium fluroacetate) poison. 

This pest control operation aims to reduce the impacts and populations of feral pigs, dogs and foxes in these parks and surrounding private property.

1080 poison (sodium fluoroacetate) is lethal to domestic animals. Dogs, cats and stock are prohibited in lands managed by NPWS. Please be aware of the risk of lethal 1080 poisoning, and keep domestic animals and stock away from baiting areas at all times. All baiting locations will be identified by signs. 

The program will be continuous and ongoing in:

  • Arakoola Nature Reserve
  • Bullala National Park
  • Burral Yurrul National Park and Nature Reserve
  • Dthinna Dthinnawan National Park and Nature Reserve
  • Gunyerwarildi National Park
  • Gwydir River National Park and State Conservation Area
  • Ironbark Nature Reserve
  • Planchonella Nature Reserve
  • Taringa Nature Reserve
  • Warialda National Park and State Conservation Area

For more information call the NPWS Barwon area office on 02 6792 7300.  

Nearby alerts

Applies from Wed 24 Mar 2021, 12.16pm to Fri 27 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Jul 2021, 11.21am

Closed areas: Walking tracks closed due to flood damage

All walking tracks that run along the rivers in Kwiambal National Park are closed due to flood damage.

The walking track linking Lemon Tree Flat campground and Kookibitta campground has reopened.

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

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Applies from Mon 29 Mar 2021, 3.57pm. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Jul 2021, 4.04pm

Closed areas: Areas closed for bushfire recovery

Some parts of this park are closed for bushfire recovery works. The closed areas are:

  • Bundabulla Circuit walking track
  • Kaputar Summit walking track. Note: The Summit lookout is accessible via road.

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

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Applies from Mon 19 Jul 2021, 10.33am to Mon 26 Jul 2021, 10.34am. Last reviewed: Mon 19 Jul 2021, 10.50am

Closed areas: Governor Summit walking track closed

Governor Summit Corrunbral  Borowah walking track beyond the Governor lookout is closed from Monday 19 July to Monday 26 July 2021. This is because an elevated walkway has been damaged by trees that have fallen in recent heavy snowfall.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Narrabri office on 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Fri 2 Jul 2021, 11.01am to Fri 30 Jul 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 23 Jul 2021, 3.38pm

Safety alerts: Degraded road conditions

Due to recent heavy rain, road conditions to and through this park may be degraded. Please be careful and drive to road conditions.

For more information contact the local NPWS office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Mon 12 Jul 2021, 11.31am. Last reviewed: Tue 20 Jul 2021, 9.27am

Closed areas: Waa Gorge picnic area and walking track closed

Waa Gorge picnic area and walking track in Mount Kaputar National Park are closed from Monday 12 July until further notice. Recent wet weather has made the black soil access road impassable for vehicles. 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the NPWS Narrabri area office on 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Tue 4 May 2021, 6.00am to Wed 3 Nov 2021, 9.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 31 May 2021, 8.31am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 baiting

A baiting program will be undertaken from Tuesday 4 May 2021 to Wednesday 3 November 2021. The program will use meat baits containing 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes. All baiting locations will be identifiable by signs.

Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW National Parks and Reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs). Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.

For further information, please call the Barwon Area office on 02 6792 7300.

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Applies from Tue 25 May 2021, 4.03pm to Thu 25 Nov 2021, 4.07pm. Last reviewed: Mon 24 May 2021, 10.56am

Closed parks: Ongoing 1080 pest management program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service staff will be undertaking an ongoing 1080 poison pest control operation from Tuesday 25 May to Thursday 25 November 2021. This will involve continuous aerial and ground baiting programs using meat baits, meat bait products, ejectors and grain containing 1080 (sodium fluroacetate) poison. 

This pest control operation aims to reduce the impacts and populations of feral pigs, dogs and foxes in these parks and surrounding private property.

1080 poison (sodium fluoroacetate) is lethal to domestic animals. Dogs, cats and stock are prohibited in lands managed by NPWS. Please be aware of the risk of lethal 1080 poisoning, and keep domestic animals and stock away from baiting areas at all times. All baiting locations will be identified by signs. 

The program will be continuous and ongoing in:

  • Arakoola Nature Reserve
  • Bullala National Park
  • Burral Yurrul National Park and Nature Reserve
  • Dthinna Dthinnawan National Park and Nature Reserve
  • Gunyerwarildi National Park
  • Gwydir River National Park and State Conservation Area
  • Ironbark Nature Reserve
  • Planchonella Nature Reserve
  • Taringa Nature Reserve
  • Warialda National Park and State Conservation Area

For more information call the NPWS Barwon area office on 02 6792 7300.  

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Applies from Thu 23 Jul 2020, 10.58am. Last reviewed: Wed 25 Nov 2020, 4.28pm

Closed areas: Nhunta Karra Kara track closed due to bush fire damage

Nhunta Karra Kara track is closed due to bush fire damage. All other tracks and visitor areas are open.

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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/warialda-state-conservation-area/local-alerts

Contact

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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