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Closure of Wolgan Road, Wolgan Valley
6 January 2023

Wolgan Road at Wolgan Gap remains closed due to a major landslip that took place on 9 November 2022.

Current access in and out of Wolgan Valley is strictly limited to four vehicle convoys (two in, two out) per day (maximum five vehicles per convoy) via an emergency fire trail through Wollemi National Park and is restricted to residents, property holders and resort staff only

All camping grounds in Wolgan Valley are closed and any enquiries concerning camping in the area will need to be referred to NPWS on 1300 072 757 or their website at https://www.nationalparks.nsw.gov.au/about-npws/contact-us.

For any enquiries on the access to Wolgan Valley and issues that may arise please contact Council using the email address , or directly by telephone on 02 6354 9999.

 

To report an emergency

  • Call Triple Zero (000)
  • If you are deaf or have a speech or hearing impairment, call 106

Emergency Numbers Phone 000

To report a landslip or flood water inundation along Wolgan Road

  • Call Lithgow City Council on 6354 9999 or contact emergency services on 000.

 

To report fallen power lines or damaged electrical infrastructure

  • Call Endeavour Energy immediately on 131 003 or contact emergency services on 000.

 

For emergency help during floods or storms

  • Call NSW Emergency Services on 132 500

 

For emergency information on fires

  • Check the NSW Rural Fire Service Fires Near Me page for current incidents
  • Listen to local media
  • Check social media such as NSW RFS Facebook and NSW RFS Twitter
  • Bush Fire Information Line – 1800 679 737
  • If you are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech impairment, contact the NSW Rural Fire Service through the National Relay Service
    • TTY users phone 1800 555 677 then ask for 1800 679 737
    • Speak and Listen users phone 1800 555 727 then ask for 1800 679 737
    • Internet relay users connect to the NRS then ask for 1800 679 737
    • To report a fire or emergency (TTY users only), access TTY 106.

 

For information on road closures

 

For information on damaged power infrastructure and power outages

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