Oolambeyan National Park

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Oolambeyan National Park
New South Wales
IUCN category II (national park)
Oolambeyan National Park is located in New South Wales
Oolambeyan National Park
Oolambeyan National Park
Nearest town or city Carrathool
Coordinates 34°43′17″S 145°16′21″E / 34.72139°S 145.27250°E / -34.72139; 145.27250Coordinates: 34°43′17″S 145°16′21″E / 34.72139°S 145.27250°E / -34.72139; 145.27250
Established November 2001
Area 222.31 km2 (85.8 sq mi)
Managing authorities New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service
See also Protected areas of
New South Wales

Oolambeyan is a 22,231 hectare national park located south of Carrathool and 46 kilometres (29 mi) south east of Hay in the Riverina region of south western New South Wales, Australia.[1]

Oolambeyan Station was once a grazing property for its merino stud which was purchased by the Government of New South Wales in November 2001.[2][3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oolambeyan". Geographical Names Register (GNR) of NSW. Geographical Names Board of New South Wales. Retrieved 3 October 2009. 
  2. ^ "Oolambeyan National Park". New South Wales Government. Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water. Retrieved 2009-10-03. 
  3. ^ "Case study 4: Threatened species management in Oolambeyan National Park". New South Wales Government. Department of Environment, Climate Change and Water. 2008-02-21. Retrieved 2009-10-03.