Royal National Park

There are alerts raised for Royal National Park as at Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:09:35 +1000
Closed areas: Track closures in Warumbul, Mount Bass and Anice Falls areas
The following areas of this park are closed to all public access due to current fire operations:
Warumbul picnic area is now open.
A reminder that operating drones in Royal National Park is prohibited. This closure remains in place unless it is otherwise extended or removed.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please contact Royal National Park Visitor Centre on 02 9542 0692 or 02 9542 0648.

Other planned events: Construction work at Wattamolla
A new amenities building is being built at Wattamolla, starting from Tuesday 11 June 2019 and continuing through winter. Temporary amenities will be available during this construction period. Picnic areas and the surrounding area will remain open. Please take care around the construction area. We apologise for any inconvenience.
The new amenities will be open before summer starts. These works are part of the Wattamolla Master Plan, which addresses the challenges of managing visitation and protecting the natural and cultural values of this area.
For more information, please email the NPWS Royal National Park Visitor Centre or call 02 9542 0648.

Other planned events: Figure Eight Pools - check the wave risk forecast before visiting
If you’re thinking about visiting Figure Eight Pools, stay safe and check our webpage before you go. Our new wave risk forecast tool will show you the best day and time to visit and can predict ocean conditions 4 days in advance. For more information please call the Royal National Park Visitor Centre on 02 9542 0648.

Safety alerts: Audley precinct in wet weather
Access across the Audley Weir may be closed due to river flooding during times of wet weather. During wet weather, NPWS advise park visitors to visit Live Traffic NSW to ascertain the status of the Weir crossing before commencing their travel to the park. During times of closure, access to Bundeena, Maianbar residential areas, Royal National Park Visitor Centre, including the Audley Dance hall and cafe, is via McKell Ave Waterfall.