Lane Cove National Park

This small but picturesque city park is a haven of peaceful bushland along the winding Lane Cove River. Home to the Kukundi Wildlife Shelter and 27 km of the Great North Walk, you can also hire a boat, take a stroll or enjoy a picnic by the weir.

There are alerts raised for Lane Cove National Park as at Mon, 18 Oct 2021 18:59:26 +1100
Closed areas: Riverside Walking Track upgrade
Works include the construction of an all access concrete footpath and installation of an elevated boardwalk section, improving accessibility for park users and access to the Lane Cove Boatshed.
These works will require the closure of Illoura parking area and a section of the Riverside walking track between the end of the boardwalk and the Boatshed. Park users are advised to follow detour signage and staff directions.
Works are scheduled to start the week of 18 October 2021 and take approximately three months to complete (subject to weather conditions).
For any further information please contact the Area Office on 02 8448 0400

Closed areas: Fire trails closed for maintenance work
Access along sections of the following trails may be restricted or closed from 7.30am to 3.30pm, Friday 15 October to Friday 12 November 2021 (subject to weather conditions):
Maintenance work is being done on them. This includes vegetation clearing and resurfacing and drainage improvements in accordance with the NSW Rural Fire Service Fire Trail Design, Construction and Maintenance Manual 2017.
Please follow all safety signs and directions from staff.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the local NPWS office.

Closed areas: Moola toilet closure
The toilet block at Moola picnic area is closed until 19 November 2021 for maintenance.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, please call the North Western Sydney area office on 02 8448 0400.

Closed areas: Toilet closures in Lane Cove National Park
Some toilets within this park will be closed during the week, opening only on weekends, public holidays and during school holidays. The closed toilets are at:
Please note: This does not apply to bookings. Where there are bookings, toilets will be opened.
For more information, please contact the NPWS Chatswood area office on 02 8448 0400.

Other planned events: Lane Cove National Park - increased visitation
This is a popular location and will close at short notice if needed to ensure visitation levels do not exceed safe capacity required by COVID-19 social distancing guidelines.
We encourage you to:
Group size restrictions for specific national parks apply. Visitors are still expected to maintain social distancing and good hygiene.
The closure of toilets and other facilities will be decided on a case-by-case basis. Necessary site assessments will take place to consider the management of health and safety risk to visitors and staff, and available resourcing to maintain facilities. Access to sanitation products and running water cannot be guaranteed. We recommend bringing hand soap, hand wipes and toilet paper with you to maintain good hygiene as advised by the NSW Government.
For more information about closures, call the NPWS Contact Centre on 1300 072 757, or the NPWS North Western Sydney area office on 02 8448 0400.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. Please check our COVID-19 update for further information.

Closed areas: Lane Cove Depot Road closed
Lane Cove Depot Road in Lane Cove National Park will be closed from Monday 16 April 2020 until further notice while the road is being upgraded to improve safety for road users. During this time vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians are not permitted to use the road. 
For more information regarding closures, call the NPWS Contact Centre on 1300 072 757, or the NPWS North Western Sydney area office on 02 8448 0400.
Penalties apply for non-compliance.

Closed areas: Lane Cove area office closed
The Lane Cove area office will be closed until Friday 29 October 2021 due to the NSW Government COVID-19 stay-at-home restrictions for the Greater Sydney area.
For further information, please email or call 02 8448 0400.

Other planned events: Notice of 1080 pest management
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service will be conducting a baiting program using manufactured baits, fresh baits and Canid Pest Ejectors (CPEs) containing 1080 poison (sodium fluroacetate) for the control of foxes. The program is continuous and ongoing between Sunday 1 August 2021 and Monday 31 January 2022 in Lane Cove National Park.
Don’t touch baits or ejector devices. All baiting locations are identifiable by signs.
Domestic pets are not permitted in NSW national parks and reserves. Pets and working dogs may be affected (1080 is lethal to cats and dogs). Pets and working dogs must be restrained or muzzled in the vicinity and must not enter the baiting location. In the event of accidental poisoning seek immediate veterinary assistance.
Fox baiting in these reserves is aimed at reducing their impact on threatened species.
Penalties apply for non-compliance. For more information, contact the Forestville office 02 9451 3479 or Lane Cove office on 8448 0400.

Closed areas: Sugarloaf carpark closed
Sugarloaf car park is no longer open to the public. We apologise for any inconvenience.
For more information, please contact Chatswood Area office on 02 8448 0400 or visit the NSW National Parks safety page for park safety guidelines.

Bradley Reserve

Bradley Reserve is a large natural bushland area owned and managed by Ku-ring-gai council. The reserve extends from Lane Cove River to the end of Kissing Point Road north to George Christie playing fields. The reserve is home to the locally well know STEP track, and is cared for by the STEP inc, the "South Turramurra Environment Protection". The Great north walk also heads through this reserve, and is also home to Browns water hole.

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