National Parks and Wildlife Service hazard burn at Gloucester Tops

National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) began a hazard reduction burn at Gloucester Tops yesterday (August 23).

During the burn period, there will temporary closures of public areas to ensure public safety.

The gates leading into the park are closed at the Gloucester River Campground.

Gloucester Tops Road is still accessible leading up to the gates and including the campground.

The walking trails at the Gloucester River Campground will also be closed for the duration of the burn.

The public areas are due to be re opened by Friday, August 25.

Visit the NSW RFS Fire Near Me web site for latest on hazard reductions occurring across NSW.