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Yanga National Park

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Current alerts in this area

Last reviewed: Tue 3 August 2021, 11.07am

Applies from Wed 14 Jul 2021, 9.17am. Last reviewed: Tue 3 Aug 2021, 11.07am.

Closed areas: The Willows campground closed due to wet weather

The Willows campground is closed due to wet conditions. The domestic firewood collection area is open.

The closures will be assessed on Monday 9 August 2021.

For more information, please contact the Yanga area office on 03 5020 1764 or the NPWS Contact Centre on 1300 072 757.

Applies from Tue 13 Jul 2021, 10.33am. Last reviewed: Tue 13 Jul 2021, 2.07pm.

Closed areas: Woolpress Bend campground closed due to flooding

Woolpress Bend campground is closed due to ongoing flooding.

Remember, it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters. Please reschedule your visit and avoid travel through areas in this park. 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 03 5020 1764.

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Applies from Tue 29 Sep 2020, 12.55pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 Mar 2021, 4.16pm.

Closed areas: Yanga National Park office closed - still taking phone calls and emails

Yanga National Park office is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19 restrictions. You can still contact us by phone or email for information.

Visitors can still access the historic Yanga Homestead precinct between 8.30am and 4.30pm daily. A self-guided tour offering exclusive access inside the homestead is available from Balranald Visitor Information Centre or Balranald Caravan Park. Call the visitor information centre on 1800 444 043 for more information.

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Applies from Fri 24 Aug 2018, 1.01pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 Mar 2021, 4.16pm.

Closed areas: Regatta Beach picnic area closed

Regatta Beach picnic area is closed until further notice. For more information, call the NPWS Yanga area office on 03 5020 1764.

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Nearby alerts

Applies from Thu 5 Aug 2021, 9.51am to Tue 31 Aug 2021, 9.51am. Last reviewed: Thu 5 Aug 2021, 9.55am

Safety alerts: Wet conditions may impact unsealed road access to Mungo National Park

Winter rainfall events may be impacting the unsealed roads accessing Mungo National Park. Before travelling on these roads please ensure you check local Council road condition reports for Balranald Shire Council, Wentworth Shire Council and Central Darling Shire Council.

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Applies from Thu 29 Jul 2021, 3.15pm to Mon 16 Aug 2021, 3.16pm. Last reviewed: Wed 4 Aug 2021, 4.41pm

Closed areas: Areas closed due to flooding

The Barooga precinct is closed until further notice due to water over the roads. During this time the gates will be locked to prevent vehicle access. The following campgrounds are also closed:

  • Wattle Tree Beach campground
  • Paradise Beach campground
  • Town Beach
  • Micks Beach
  • Dunns Beach
  • 1904 Beach

Pedestrian and cyclist access is still permitted however visitors must obey all safety signage.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local area office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Wed 4 Aug 2021, 6.00pm to Fri 6 Aug 2021, 7.00am. Last reviewed: Wed 4 Aug 2021, 10.23am

Closed areas: Areas closed for pest control operation

A number of areas in Murray Valley National Park and Murray Valley Regional Park will be closed from 6pm Wednesday 4 August to 7am Friday 6 August 2021 for ground pest operations:

  • Millewa precinct
  • Moira precinct
  • Gulpa Island precinct

During this time, many campgrounds will also be closed to the public and no camping is permitted. Please check the list of Lesser-known campgrounds to find a campground that is open during this period.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Wed 14 Jul 2021, 9.17am. Last reviewed: Tue 3 Aug 2021, 11.07am

Closed areas: The Willows campground closed due to wet weather

The Willows campground is closed due to wet conditions. The domestic firewood collection area is open.

The closures will be assessed on Monday 9 August 2021.

For more information, please contact the Yanga area office on 03 5020 1764 or the NPWS Contact Centre on 1300 072 757.

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Applies from Sat 7 Nov 2020, 8.01am to Sun 31 Oct 2021, 12.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 2 Aug 2021, 12.56pm

Closed areas: Belah campground closure

Belah campground will remain closed until further notice. This is because the access road is closed.

This closure may be further extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

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Applies from Fri 6 Nov 2020, 12.00pm to Sun 31 Oct 2021, 12.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 2 Aug 2021, 12.55pm

Closed areas: Mungo self-guided drive - partial closure

Mungo self-guided drive tour road (from Red Top lookout) remains closed. Detailed environmental assessments and planning needs to be conducted before maintenance works can be completed.

This closure will remain in place until further notice. 

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

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Applies from Thu 29 Jul 2021, 3.09pm to Mon 16 Aug 2021, 3.10pm. Last reviewed: Thu 5 Aug 2021, 3.53pm

Closed areas: Areas closed due to flooding

The Woperana precinct will be closed from Thursday 29 July to Monday 16 August due to flooding. Visitor access is not be permitted to ensure visitor safety. The following campgrounds are closed:

  • Groutches Beach campground
  • Finley Beach campground
  • Grassy Campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information please contact the local area office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Fri 2 Jul 2021, 9.31pm to Tue 31 Aug 2021, 9.32pm. Last reviewed: Wed 28 Jul 2021, 12.01pm

Closed areas: Roads closed due to flooding

The following roads are closed until further notice due to flooding:

  • Edward River Road
  • Millewa River Road
  • Quambies Road
  • Dudley's Road
  • Taylors Bridge Road (partial closure)
  • Tin Hut Road
  • Burnt Bridge Road 
  • Duffer Road
  • Fisherman's Bend Road
  • Toupna Crossing Road
  • Middle Road
  • Tuppal Road
  • Plantation Road
  • Fire Hut Road
  • Sam's Road
  • Glenn's Road
  • Warri Yards Road
  • Clay Island Road
  • Walthouses Road
  • Campbells Road
  • Little Edwards Road
  • Bowls Kiln Road

All campsites located along the Murray River in the Millewa Precinct of the Murray Valley National and Murray Valley Regional Park are now closed.

Please remember that it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters. You’ll need to reschedule your visit and avoid travel through areas in this park. 

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

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Applies from Mon 26 Jul 2021, 10.45am to Sun 8 Aug 2021, 8.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 26 Jul 2021, 4.24pm

Closed areas: Closure of Wooloondool precinct due to wet weather

The Wooloondool precinct of Murrumbidgee Valley Regional Park is closed from Monday 26 July to Monday 9 August 2021 due to high river levels and wet roads. This includes Wooloondool campground.

Remember, it's never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters, so you'll need to reschedule your visit. For assistance during severe weather visit the NSW SES website. In life-threatening situations call emergency services on Triple Zero (000).

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 02 6966 8100.

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Applies from Mon 12 Jul 2021, 9.00am to Mon 9 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Mon 2 Aug 2021, 3.31pm

Closed areas: Corowa precinct closed for road maintenance

The Corowa precinct in this park will be closed from 9am Monday 12 July to 5pm Monday 9 August 2021 for road maintenance. During this time the following campgrounds will be closed:

  • Hidden Beach campground
  • Foords campground
  • Dairy Lagoon campground
  • Federation campground

To ensure visitor safety, the gate into the precinct will be locked and no public access will be permitted.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local area office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Mon 26 Jul 2021, 8.43am to Sat 7 Aug 2021, 8.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 26 Jul 2021, 10.00am

Closed parks: Kalyarr National Park closed for pest operation

Kalyarr National Park is closed from 5pm Sunday 25 July 2021 to 8am Saturday 7 August 2021 for an aerial pest control operation.

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Griffith office on 02 6966 8100. 

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Applies from Thu 22 Jul 2021, 11.30am to Fri 6 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 30 Jul 2021, 9.24am

Closed areas: Boomanoomana precinct closed due to flooding

The Boomanoomana precinct will be closed from Thursday 22 July until further notice due to flooding. During this time visitor access will not be permitted. The following campgrounds are closed and will be re-opened once water subsides:

  • Little Pebble Beach
  • Sandy Beach
  • One Tree Beach
  • Lagoon campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information, please contact the local area office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Thu 22 Jul 2021, 12.00pm to Fri 6 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Fri 30 Jul 2021, 9.20am

Closed areas: Cottadidda precinct closed due to flooding

The Cottadidda precinct is closed from Thursday 22 July until further notice due to flooding. During this time all precincts will be locked and the following designated campgrounds will be closed to the public:

  • Quicks Beach
  • Kerrs Beach
  • Ngawe Beach
  • Murray Park campground
  • O'Dwyers campground
  • Backhouses Beach
  • Homestead campground
  • Pump campground
  • Toms Beach
  • The Pines campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For further information please contact the local area office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Thu 22 Jul 2021, 9.00am to Fri 6 Aug 2021, 5.00pm. Last reviewed: Thu 29 Jul 2021, 1.42pm

Closed areas: Quicks Beach closed

The following campground are closed from Thursday 22 July until further notice due to high river levels and flooding:

  • Quicks Beach campground
  • Kerrs Beach campground

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact the local area office on 03 5483 9100.

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Applies from Tue 13 Jul 2021, 10.33am. Last reviewed: Tue 13 Jul 2021, 2.07pm

Closed areas: Woolpress Bend campground closed due to flooding

Woolpress Bend campground is closed due to ongoing flooding.

Remember, it’s never safe to drive, ride or walk through flood waters. Please reschedule your visit and avoid travel through areas in this park. 

Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local park office on 03 5020 1764.

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Applies from Thu 20 Aug 2020, 2.34pm. Last reviewed: Sun 18 Jul 2021, 9.32am

Safety alerts: Mungo bicycle loop trail

Mungo bicycle loop trail is currently closed to enable trail maintenance repair works. NPWS staff are planning to carry out the works during winter.

Other options for cycling include Walls Road and Zanci pastoral loop. These park roads are shared with vehicles, so please take care and cycle with caution. 

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Applies from Thu 17 Jun 2021, 1.00pm. Last reviewed: Sun 20 Jun 2021, 8.55am

Closed areas: Areas closed due to hazardous trees

Some parts of this park are closed for hazardous tree maintenance. The closed areas are:

  • Narrandera precinct
  • MIA 3 precinct
  • Rook trail within MIA 1 precinct, including Sandy Beach and Island campgrounds

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

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Applies from Tue 29 Sep 2020, 12.55pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 Mar 2021, 4.16pm

Closed areas: Yanga National Park office closed - still taking phone calls and emails

Yanga National Park office is currently closed to the public due to COVID-19 restrictions. You can still contact us by phone or email for information.

Visitors can still access the historic Yanga Homestead precinct between 8.30am and 4.30pm daily. A self-guided tour offering exclusive access inside the homestead is available from Balranald Visitor Information Centre or Balranald Caravan Park. Call the visitor information centre on 1800 444 043 for more information.

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Applies from Fri 24 Aug 2018, 1.01pm. Last reviewed: Sat 13 Mar 2021, 4.16pm

Closed areas: Regatta Beach picnic area closed

Regatta Beach picnic area is closed until further notice. For more information, call the NPWS Yanga area office on 03 5020 1764.

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Applies from Fri 5 Jun 2020, 9.01am. Last reviewed: Mon 20 Jul 2020, 9.00am

Other planned events: Campground available for booking in Kyalite precinct

If you plan to stay at an NPWS campground after 1 June 2020 you'll need to make a booking first. This also applies to campgrounds that did not require bookings previously.

If you can't find your preferred campground on a webpage for Kyalite (Murray Valley), please check this list of lesser-known campgrounds and make your booking.

If you're still unable to find your preferred campground phone 1300 072 757.

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Applies from Fri 5 Jun 2020, 10.00am. Last reviewed: Mon 20 Jul 2020, 8.59am

Other planned events: Campgrounds available for booking

If you plan to stay at an NPWS campground after 1 June 2020 you'll need to make a booking first. This also applies to campgrounds that did not require bookings previously.

If you can't find your preferred campground on a webpage for Euston Regional Park and Kemendok National Park, please check this list of lesser-known campgrounds and make your booking.

If you're still unable to find your preferred campground phone 1300 072 757.

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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/yanga-national-park/local-alerts

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