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Applies from Mon 27 May 2024, 9.11am. Last reviewed: Mon 27 May 2024, 9.36am

Hazard reduction burns: Yaminba HR

There is a planned Hazard Reduction burn in this park from 27/05/2024. The fire is called Yaminba HR. 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 Wed 22 May 2024, 1.33pm to Fri 31 May 2024, 1.33pm. Last reviewed: Mon 27 May 2024, 8.43am

Closed areas: Areas closed for hazard reduction burning

Some parts of this park are closed for hazard reduction burning from Friday 31 May to Monday 27 May 2024. The closed area/s are:

  • Rocky Creek Road
  • Pattons Road
  • Enright Road
  • Brolga St

Penalties apply for non-compliance. This burn is called Bugaldie HR. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6843 4000 or visit the Rural Fire Service website.

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Applies from Thu 23 May 2024, 10.25am. Last reviewed: Sun 26 May 2024, 4.15pm

Hazard reduction burns: Bugaldie HR

There is a planned Hazard Reduction burn in this park from 23/05/2024. The fire is called Bugaldie HR. 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 Thu 23 May 2024, 10.17am to Tue 4 Jun 2024, 10.19am. Last reviewed: Thu 23 May 2024, 10.24am

Closed areas: Areas closed for hazard reduction burning

Some parts of this park are closed for hazard reduction burning from Monday 27 May to Tuesday 7 June 2024. The closed area are:

  • Yaminba Trail
  • Redbank Trail

Penalties apply for non-compliance. This burn is called Yaminba HR. For more information, contact the local NPWS office on 02 6843 4000 or visit the Rural Fire Service website.

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Applies from Wed 15 May 2024, 2.41pm to Sat 29 Jun 2024, 11.59pm. Last reviewed: Wed 22 May 2024, 12.50pm

Other planned events: Roadworks around Visitor Precincts

Roadworks will be underway on Warrumbungle NP Rd, Blackman Campsite Rd, and Canyon Concert Rd from Wednesday 15 May to Saturday 29 June 2024. Works will be undertaken from 6am to 6pm, Monday to Saturday.

These works are weather dependent and may involve road closures. Staff will notify impacted bookings of any planned road closures.

The road may be uneven and slippery during this time. Drive safely and follow the directions of roadwork signs and NPWS staff.

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Applies from Fri 3 May 2024, 3.52pm to Fri 5 Jul 2024, 4.09pm. Last reviewed: Wed 15 May 2024, 12.02pm

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 program

The Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) is conducting a ground baiting program from Friday 3 May 2024 to Friday 7 June 2024. The operation will use 1080 (sodium fluoroacetate) poison for the control of foxes.

The program will take place in Pilliga State Conservation Area and Pilliga National Park.

The program is designed to minimise predator impacts on wildlife, especially threatened species.

Signs will be placed at the entry to the baiting location. Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW National Parks managed lands. 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.

Please contact the Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) on 0456 561 770 or NPWS Castlereagh Area office on 02 6843 4000.

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Applies from Thu 2 May 2024, 1.37pm. Last reviewed: Mon 27 May 2024, 8.43am

Other planned events: Part road closed for road works

Top Crossing, No.1 Break, County Line and Rocky roads will be partially closed for road works from Tuesday 7 May to Tuesday 28 May 2024. Diversions are in place. Please obey all road signs and drive to conditions.

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Applies from Mon 1 Jan 2024, 4.16pm. Last reviewed: Tue 21 May 2024, 9.19am

Closed areas: Section of Pincham trail to Grand High Tops closed due to rock fall hazard

The Breadknife walk (Pincham trail between Dagda shortcut turnoff and the Grand High Tops summit) is closed until further notice due to rock fall hazard. Do not enter the area.

Detour to Grand High Tops summit is via Dagda shortcut. Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information contact the Warrumbungle National Park Visitor Center on 02 6825 4364.

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Applies from Fri 16 Aug 2019, 2.44pm to Wed 1 Jan 2025, 2.39pm. Last reviewed: Thu 9 May 2024, 11.37am

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 ground and aerial baiting program

NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) carries out continuous ground 1080 baiting in Warrumbungle National Park for the control of foxes. Meat baits and canid pest ejectors (CPE's) containing 1080 sodium fluoroacetate poison are laid in the Park north of Timor Road/John Renshaw Parkway. In addition to this, an aerial 1080 baiting program is also carried out every six weeks to reach inaccessible areas also north of Timor Road/John Renshaw Parkway.

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, and 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.

This program protects the endangered brush-tailed rock-wallaby. For more information, contact the NPWS Castlereagh area office on 02 6843 4000.

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