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 Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:47:07 +1100
Closed areas: Liberator General San Martin Drive road works
Some access points to Akuna Bay are affected from Monday 13 November to Friday 1 December 2017 due to essential road works. The essential maintenance will be conducted on Liberator General San Martin Drive between Terrey Hills and Cottage Point. The affected access points and detours include:
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact NPWS Ku-ring-gai Chase area office in Forestville on (02) 9451 3479. Also you can visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Other planned events: 1080 fox baiting program
1080 poison (sodium fluoroacetate) as buried baits or ejector capsules will be laid in various locations across Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park and Ku-ring-gai Wildflower Garden (managed by Ku-ring-gai Council) in a continuous and ongoing manner from Friday 21 July 2017 to Wednesday 31 January 2018. Do not touch baits or ejector devices.
Domestic pets may be affected. 1080 poison is lethal to dogs and cats. Pet owners must ensure that their pets do not enter baited reserves.
For further information during business hours please call the NPWS Forestville office on (02) 9451 3479 or the pest management officer on (02) 9472 8953. After hours please call (02) 9457 9577.

Closed areas: West Head Road temporary closures
Once a month several times a year there will be temporary (up to 5 minutes) road closures on West Head Road, from where it intersects with Liberator General San Martin Drive to Resolute picnic area and West Head lookout. This is to allow for Manly Warringah Cycling Club cycle races. Closure details are as follows:
The planned dates for the races will be Sunday 23 July, Sunday 13 August, Sunday 10 September, Sunday 22 October, Sunday 12 November and Sunday 10 December 2017. Penalties apply for non-compliance with road closures. For more information, please contact the NPWS Ku-ring-gai Chase Forestville area office on (02) 9451 3479 or contact us via email

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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