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, 23 May 2019 13:05:42 +1000
Other planned events: Fox trapping program
A fox trapping program will be undertaken in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park from Monday 6 May to Saturday 25 May 2019. Areas where trapping is underway will be signposted. Please keep to the centre of formed tracks. Some areas may be closed temporarily. Signage will be in place around any closed areas.
This program is part of the southern brown bandicoot Saving our Species program. For more information, please call Project Officer Vera O'Donovan on 02 4784 7333.Other planned events: 1080 fox baiting program underway
1080 fox baiting program will occur from Friday 1 February 2019 to Wednesday 31 July 2019 in Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. The 1080 poison (sodium fluoroacetate) will be buried baits or ejector capsules which are laid on tracks and trails. Do not touch baits or ejector devices as they contain poison. 1080 is lethal to dogs and cats, and pet owners are reminded that domestic animals are not permitted in national parks.
Penalties apply for non-compliance
. For further information during business hours please call the NPWS Sydney North (Forestville) area office on 02 9451 3479 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page
for park safety guidelines.