We oversee 170 walking tracks networks, with a length of over 120km.
Notifications of closures, track changes and upgrades are listed on this page.
CLOSURES IN PLACE DUE TO BUSH FIRE RISK
RESERVES AND LOOKOUTS
- Landslide Lookout
- Cyclorama Point
- Malaita Point
- Eaglehawk Lookout
- Cathedral of Ferns Reserve & campground (Mount Wilson)
- Du Faurs Rock, Chinamans Hat/Pheasants Cave Loop (Mount Wilson)
- Happy Valley & Waterfall Reserve (Mount Wilson)
- Wynnes Rocks (Mount Wilson)
Access to the valley remains closed.
- Katoomba Falls
- Cliffview Lookout
- Honeymoon Lookout
- Leura Cascades
- Olympian and Elysian Rock Lookouts
- Sublime Point
- Lincolns Rock
- Cahill's Lookout
Echo Point remains open to public access.
CAMPGROUNDS - MEGALONG VALLEY
- Blackheath Glen - CLOSED
- Old Ford Reserve - CLOSED
- Six Foot Track (managed by Crown Lands) - CLOSED
Please note that National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) also has extensive closures in this area.
Updated: 11/12/2019 5pm
Wentworth Falls: Overcliff Track Closure, 21 August - 13 December 2019
The Overcliff track will be closed each week from Wednesday to Friday, between 21 August - 13 December 2019.
The Overcliff track will be open each week from Saturday to Tuesday, between 21 August - 13 December 2019.
The following nearby tracks remain OPEN:
Den Fenella Track, Short Cut Track, Murphy Lane Track.
Please refer to map here. For further information, please call the NPWS Heritage Centre, Blackheath Ph: 4787 8877 – open daily 9AM – 4.30PM
Mt Victoria: Fairy Bower Walking Track temporary closure
Temporary closure of 600m of walking track, Fairy Bower Reserve, southern side of Mt Victoria.
Critical track infrastructure has failed. There is no through pedestrian access.
Access to the remaining walking track network can be accessed via Mt Piddington Rd and Innes Rd/Kanimbla Valley Rd
Please refer to map here. For further information, call Council on 4780 5000.
Updated: 26/7/2019 10.18am
Katoomba: Katoomba Falls Night-Lit Walk UPDATE
The night-lit walk from Katoomba Falls Kiosk through to Katoomba Cascades and Katoomba Reserve is temporarily unavailable.
New LED under-rail lighting is not functional due to vandalism of the electrical wiring that feeds this section of the walk.