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Yabbra National Park

Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Thu 8 February 2018, 8.54am

Applies from Thu 11 Jan 2018, 4.02pm. Last reviewed: Thu 8 Feb 2018, 8.54am.

Closed areas: South Yabbra Road

South Yabbra road is closed for road maintenance until further notice. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Nearby alerts

Applies from Mon 13 Aug 2018, 10.36am. Last reviewed: Wed 15 Aug 2018, 10.59pm

Fires - Advice: Talmoi Rd, Boonoo Boonoo

There is a fire in this park called Talmoi Rd, Boonoo Boonoo. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Sat 11 Aug 2018, 5.33pm. Last reviewed: Wed 15 Aug 2018, 6.04pm

Fires - Advice: Upper Rocky River Rd, Moogem

There is a fire in this park called Upper Rocky River Rd, Moogem. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Mon 23 Jul 2018, 12.35pm. Last reviewed: Wed 15 Aug 2018, 4.44pm

Fires - Advice: Fullers Rd, Kippenduff

There is a fire in this park called Fullers Rd, Kippenduff. Refer to the Rural Fire Service for latest information. Do not enter any closed area or area with fire. If you see an unattended fire call Triple Zero (000). Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information about fire safety in parks and reserves, visit the NSW National Parks fire safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Tue 14 Aug 2018, 12.43pm. Last reviewed: Wed 15 Aug 2018, 1.18pm

Closed parks: Bald Rock and Boonoo Boonoo national parks closed - wildfire

Bald Rock and Boonoo Boonoo national parks are closed to all visitors because of the Talmoi Road wildfire, until the closure notice is removed.

Robinsons Cabin, within Boonoo Boonoo National Park, is also closed.

For safety reasons, please follow all local closure signs and staff directions. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, visit the Rural Fire Service website or call the NPWS Glen Innes office on 02 6739 0700.

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Applies from Wed 13 Jun 2018, 6.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 25 Jul 2018, 1.09pm

Closed areas: Tweed Range Scenic Drive and Brindle Creek Loop Road closure

Tweed Range Scenic Drive and Brindle Creek Loop Road will be closed from Tuesday 26 June 2018 until Monday 1 October 2018 to carry out flood recovery works. 

Sheepstation Creek campground and associated walking tracks will remain open. 

Kyogle Council have advised that Lynches Creek Road is currently closed for bridge replacement work. Alternative access is via Grady's Creek Road, Simes Road and Forest Road. Simes Road is not considered suitable for caravans or motorhomes. The areas affected by this closure include:

  • Antarctic Beech picnic area
  • Brindle Creek walking track
  • Brindle Creek picnic area
  • Falcorostrum Loop walking track
  • Forest Tops campground
  • Helmholtzia Loop walking track
  • Red Cedar loop
  • Pinnacle walk and lookout
  • Brindle Creek Loop Road
  • Bar Mountain circuit
  • Bar Mountain lookout
  • Bar Mountain picnic area
  • Blackbutt lookout picnic area

This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 8 Feb 2018, 8.42am. Last reviewed: Thu 8 Mar 2018, 11.28am

Safety alerts: Limited access to Peacock Creek campground

The access roads through Richmond Range State Forest to Richmond Range National Park are currently in very poor condition because of overgrowth and roadway erosion. Therefore, access to Peacock Creek campground from Sextonville Road, Iron Pot Creek Road and Peacock Creek Road is unsuitable for 2WD and 4WD vehicles. Visitors can access Peacock Creek campground from Bruxner Highway along Richmond Range Road and Cambridge Plateau Forest Drive. 

For further information please contact the NPWS Kyogle office on (02) 6632 0000.

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Applies from Thu 11 Jan 2018, 4.02pm. Last reviewed: Thu 8 Feb 2018, 8.54am

Closed areas: South Yabbra Road

South Yabbra road is closed for road maintenance until further notice. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Fri 3 Nov 2017, 10.40am to Sun 30 Sep 2018, 9.03am. Last reviewed: Tue 14 Aug 2018, 11.00am

Closed areas: Cutters Camp campground

The campground at Cutters Camp is now open with limited facilities available as upgrade works continue. Currently there are no gas barbecues onsite but a small number of wood barbecues are available in the lower campground and picnic area. It is recommended visitors bring their own portable gas BBQ equipment or timber.

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service thank visitors for their patience while these important upgrade works continue.  

The hut shelter (Cutters Hut) will remain closed until further notice. There is strictly no entry to the hut during this closure. Penalties apply for non compliance.

For more information, please contact the NPWS Tweed-Byron area office on 02 6670 8600 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

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Applies from Thu 28 Apr 2016, 1.33pm. Last reviewed: Tue 31 May 2016, 10.12am

Closed areas: Mt Clunie Road closed until further notice

Mt Clunie road is closed until further notice due to a collapsed bridge. There is a locked gate and access is restricted.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the NPWS Kyogle area office on (02) 6632 0000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

 

 

 

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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/yabbra-national-park/local-alerts

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