Olney State Forest

Only State Forest is a section of mostly native bushland just South of Watagan State forest and National parks

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Watagan State Forest

Watagan State Forest is a large section of mostly native bushland west of Lake Macquarie.

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Watagans National Park

There are alerts raised for Watagans National Park as at Sat, 25 May 2019 09:59:29 +1000
Other planned events: Port to Port mountain bike event
Expect large numbers of mountain bike riders on main roads in Watagans National Park and Jilliby State Conservation Area on Saturday 25 May 2019. From 8.30am to 4.30pm, be prepared to encounter riders and other support vehicles that are part of a mountain bike event.
Be wary, drive safely and be aware of road conditions. Roads in both parks are narrow in places so take care.
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For more information, call the NPWS Lake Munmorah office on 02 4972 9000.

Closed areas: Click Creek fire trail and Slippery Rock Road
Click Creek fire trail is closed due to extensive storm damage. The trail will remain closed until maintenance works can be completed. Slippery Rock Road is closed due to eroded surfaces making conditions unsafe. The road will reopen, subject to conditions, once maintenance work is completed. Penalties apply for non-compliance For more information, please contact the NPWS Lakes area office on (02) 4972 9000 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Safety alerts: Access to park during wet weather
Roads in Watagans National Park are unsealed, and accessible by 2WD in dry conditions only. 4WDs should be used at all other times. Gates and roads may be temporarily closed to prevent damage when wet. Please contact the NPWS Lake Munmorah area office on 02 4972 9000 for more information.

Heaton State Forest

Boardering Watagan national Park, Heaton State forest is home to many great lookouts. There sre many highpoints with cliff edges giving great views across the Hunter valley and Lake Macquarie.

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Corrabare State Forest

Corrabare State Forest is a large section of mostly native bushland west of Lake Macquarie.

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Awaba State Forest

A large parcel of land west of the northern end of lake Macquarie, Awaba state forest lines the side of part of the Sydney - newcastle freeway. The park is home to mostly native forest

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