Warrumbungle National Park

Fires, floods and park closures

Last update: 20/10/2014 6:00AM

Closed areas

Closed facilities

Some areas of this park are closed due to bushfire in January 2013. This closure may be extended and any extension will be posted as soon as possible.

Please register with the Visitor Centre if you are planning on walking or climbing off-track. Falling trees remain a hazard in fire effected areas.

Penalties apply for non-compliance

For more information, please contact the Warrumbungles Visitor Centre on (02) 6825 4364 or visit the NSW national parks safety page.

Locations affected: Fans Horizon, Fans Horizon lookout, Pincham carpark, Tara Cave

John Renshaw Parkway road closure (Closure ends Friday 19 December)

Some areas of this park will closed due to planned closure of the John Renshaw Parkway (the main road running through the park).

Major roadworks being implemented by Gilgandra Shire Council, will force the closure of the western entrance, along with west-bound traffic past the Pincham carpark turnoff.  

Closed areas include Camp Wambelong, Split Rock walking track, Burbie Camp and Burbie Canyon walking track. 

Gilgandra Shire Council will re-open this road between Friday 7 November 2014 to Sunday 9 November (inclusive) to cater for the Crooked Mountain concert scheduled for Saturday 8 November 2014.

Camp Blackman, the Visitors Centre, Canyon picnic area, and Pincham carpark are unaffected by this closure and remain open.

For more information, please contact the Warrumbunge National Park Visitors Centre on (02) 6825 4364 or visit the NSW national parks safety page.