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Wingham Brush Nature Reserve

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Applies from Mon 18 Feb 2019, 1.28pm. Last reviewed: Fri 1 Mar 2019, 12.22pm

Other planned events: 1080 wild dog control program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service will be conducting a wild dog control program from Monday 11 March 2019 until Sunday 5 May 2019 in parts of Myall Lakes and Ghin-Doo-Ee national parks. The program will involve trapping and the use of 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison baits. The program is part of a wider cooperative program being conducted in conjunction with Local Land Services, Forestry Corp, Mid Coast Council and the Bulahdelah and District Wild Dog Control Group.

Domestic animals are highly susceptible to 1080 poison and people are reminded that domestic animals are not permitted in nature reserves, national parks or state conservation areas. Pet owners and landholders must ensure their pets and working dogs do not enter the baiting locations. Bait locations will be identified through signage placed on the main entrance points to these areas.

For further information contact the NPWS Manning Great Lakes area office on 02 6591 0300 during business hours.

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Applies from Fri 1 Feb 2019, 3.02pm to Tue 30 Apr 2019, 2.54pm. Last reviewed: Tue 5 Mar 2019, 11.34am

Safety alerts: Bombah Point ferry affected by low lake water levels

The Bombah Point ferry is currently taking fewer vehicles per trip because of low lake water levels. The ferry will only take vehicles weighing up to 4 tonnes. The service may need to close temporarily due to strong winds or other conditions which may affect its operation.  

For more information, call the NSW National Parks Manning Great Lakes area office on 02 6591 0300 during business hours.  

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Applies from Thu 18 Oct 2018, 4.56pm. Last reviewed: Tue 12 Mar 2019, 9.14am

Closed areas: Upper Avon Road closed

Upper Avon Road in Berrico Nature Reserve is currently closed to all vehicles between Berrico Road and Berrico Creek Road. This is due to the failure of an old log culvert. The National Parks and Wildlife Service are working on fixing the problem as soon as possible. However, this is dependent upon resource availability and the weather.

For more information, please call the NPWS Gloucester office on 02 6538 5300.

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Applies from Wed 21 Jun 2017, 1.34pm. Last reviewed: Tue 19 Feb 2019, 11.51am

Closed areas: Crawford River Road closed - Myall Lakes National Park section

Crawford River Road in Myall Lakes National Park is closed to vehicles until further notice due to a collapsed timber bridge. NPWS apologises for any inconvenience caused to visitors. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Great Lakes area office on 02 6591 0300 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Wingham Brush Nature Reserve. Photo: NSW Government