Recreational areas closed in the ACT

Territory and Municipal Services reminds the community that due to the declaration of a total fire ban in the ACT, the following nature reserves and roads are be closed:

Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve (the Visitor Centre will remain open):
selected roads within Namadgi National Park including Apollo Road, Orroral Road, Old Mill Road, Warks Road, Mount Franklin Road at Piccadilly Circus, and the Corin Dam Road (the Namadgi Visitor Centre will remain open):
Googong Foreshores:
Lower Molonglo River Corridor: and
Mulligans Flat Woodlands Sanctuary.

Note that the Boboyan Road and Brindabella Road remain open to through traffic.

Additionally Namadgi National Park, Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve, Googong Foreshores as well as Kowen Forest will remain closed from tomorrow until 7 am Saturday 12 January 2013 in the interests of public safety.