Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park

A largely untouched wilderness on the northern boundary of Sydney, Ku-ring-gai Chase NP is one of Australia's oldest national parks. Here at the head of the Hawkesbury River, you'll find Aboriginal engravings and sites, as well as sandstone escarpments,

There are alerts raised for Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park as at Thu, 24 May 2018 17:01:21 +1000
Other planned events: Pest management program
A pest management program is scheduled from Monday 7 May to Saturday 26 May 2018 in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. The soft jaw traps will be set to control foxes. We advise park visitors to remain in the centre of formed trails. Dogs are not permitted in national parks. Trapping will be carried out by an approved contractor and NPWS staff. For further information please contact the Bobbin Head Information Centre on (02) 9472 8949.

Closed areas: Closure of unathorised track near Ryland trail
NPWS will be closing and rehabilitating a section of an unauthorised track near Par 3 golf course in Terrey Hills. The track runs through an important Saving Our Species site, adjacent to Ryland trail in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park.
The unauthorised track runs through very important habitat for the critically endangered greville caylei and Duffys Forest Endangered Ecological Community. As such, NPWS will be working to protect these and other species and asks the public to please avoid using the area.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, call (02) 9451 3479 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Other planned events: 1080 fox baiting program
1080 fox baits (sodium fluoroacetate) will be laid in various locations across Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park and Garigal National Park from Thursday 1 February 2018 to Tuesday 31 July 2018.  The baited areas will contain buried baits or ejector capsules. Do not touch the baits or ejector devices as they are poisonous. 1080 is highly lethal to domestic animals and pet owners are reminded that dogs are not permitted in national parks.
For further information during business hours please contact NPWS Greater Sydney Branch Pest Officer on (02) 9542 0678.

Safety alerts: Brooklyn fire trail vegetation/drainage works
Brooklyn fire trail is having vegetation and drainage works. Beware of heavy vehicles on the trails.

Other planned events: Perimeter trail maintenance works
Trucks will be stockpiling material near the Perimeter trail entrance between 7am and 5pm weekdays during December. The entrance to the trail can be accessed via Booralie Road near the Terrey Hills Animal Hospital. Trail users are advised to use caution when in the area.

Lovers Jump Creek Reserve

Lovers Jump Creek Reserve is a large bushland reserve owned and managed by Ku-ring-gai council. The reserve in in North Wahroonga and is bound by Ku-ring-gai Chase National park in the north, Bobbin head road, Grosvenor St, and the southern tip reaches Burns Rd. The park is home to Lovers Jump creek and to many bush tracks and service trails.

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