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Status History


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Green
29 weeks

Good.

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Green
1 year

Tracks in great condition - generally nice and firm. Some loose corners. Some timber features have been burnt by backburning operations - check before you launch. Water in creeks, lots of...

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Green
1 year

Trails are in good condition and are tacky after recent rain. The odd puddle remains.

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Green
2 years

Generally the trails are in good condition. There's still a few puddles and soft spots in lower areas after last month's heavy rain.

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Green
2 years

The trails are dry and in good nick, ready for the holiday season.

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Green
3 years

The trails are generally dry with only a few puddles remaining on very low lying trails. So they'll be in great condition for this weekend's events which include the PBM Hardrock 6hr mtb race...

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Green
3 years

The trails are looking and riding great! Only a few puddles remain from the recent rain.

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Green
3 years

The trails are looking and riding great! Only a few puddles remain from the recent rain.

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Amber
3 years

Forestry's hazard burn was completed last week but some timber continues to smoulder.
Please ride the trails with caution: some of the structures have been damaged or destroyed altogether and...

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Amber
3 years

State Forestry commenced a hazard burn on Wed 18 May. The burn itself is only expected to last a few days, but they recommend avoiding the area for an additional few days while burnt/dead trees...

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Green
4 years

The trails are now dry and are great flowy fun.

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Green
4 years

Rode over Anzac weekend and trails were in great condition with only the rare puddle.

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Amber
4 years

Very rideable but some greasy patches in the corners so keep your eyes peeled.

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Green
4 years

Had the place to myself this afternoon. Flowy, chocolate foot loop single track fun.

The singletrack is in prime condition, some of the fire trails had sections of standing water easily...

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Green
4 years

Green az bro... Choc foot loop well bedded in. Other trails were in super fast nick too.
Cheers to the regular trail fairies.

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Green
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Green
5 years

All good

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Green
5 years

Kiwarrak (apparently pronounced Kye-warrick) is currently in good nick. Damp from the odd shower/thunderstorm but should be ok for the upcoming Singletrack Mind Series on the 18th bar the shower...

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Green
5 years

Dryer than expected. Awesome as expected.

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Green
5 years

These trails are amazing! Only a few puddles here and there, including Moab.

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Green
5 years

After a few light showers overnight the trails are in great condition, very grippy with only two small puddles in gullies that I saw. Did the chocolate foot and some of the red and green loops....

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Green
5 years

What can I say Happy new year Kiwarrak did over 25 kms of riding there yesterday nice and dry and dusty , this place needs signage , we ended up trying to follow most of the chocolate foot...

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Amber
5 years

Fires raging at Purfleet have closed the Pacific Highway a couple of clicks east. Even if you could get to the trail I'd suggest it would be unwise to be in the vicinity.

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Green
6 years

A little looser today after having dried out... Tuesdays ride had very light "spitting" drizzle like it was wanting to rain but couldn't.

Did three laps but had to pull the pin when the...

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Green
6 years

Green as it gets. Rode the Chocolate Foot course x 2 today, and it was groomed, bermed, flowy hardpack awesomeness. No leaf litter! Best fun I've had up here since ... since last time....

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Green
6 years

All good. Few odd puddles. Trail fairies were out with leaf blowers god bless 'em. Biggest issue are the mozzies. Millions of them. So take some Aeroguard!

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Red
6 years

Front has now come through as I was on the trail. Very wet as I left. The trail as well as me! Def Red.

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Green
6 years

Perfect conditions with the odd puddle here and there.

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Green
6 years
Rode western end of XC circuit, Up River, Son of skull. Nice and tacky on the soil although timber features and leaf litter on track was very greasy after being dampened by light drizzle...
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Green
6 years

Rode western end of XC circuit, Up River, Son of skull. Nice and tacky on the soil although timber features and leaf litter on track was very greasy after being dampened by light drizzle. Some...

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Green
6 years

Brilliant condition.

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Green
7 years

Completely Perfect!

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Green
7 years

trails are in great shape and mostly dry. Only a few of damp spot and muddy corner to dry out.

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Green
7 years

Pretty much perfect

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Green
7 years

A couple of muddy patches on the Green loop, but otherwise excellent

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Green
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Amber
7 years

Still a few muddy spot and damp trails, but otherwise pretty good.

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Amber
7 years

Lots of rain all day Saturday tracks are clean but very wet for this weekend

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Green
7 years

Friday; The forest is drying out nicely most of the tracks are in great condition pretty dry with very little mud even in the lower single tracks. The creeks are the lowest they’ve been in...

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Amber
7 years

Heavy rain this morning and steady rain all day (Friday) The tracks were wet but not too mad this afternoon. Most tracks are clean but very wet.

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Green
7 years

Fantastic ride today I was so lucky to get ride in on a day like today. Most of the tracks that I rode have been cleaned and are great. Job well done on the cleanup...

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Amber
7 years

The trails are pretty good besides a few muddy corners, some soft spots, creeks cutting a few trails and trees fallen over some trails. Its mostly dry and no longer has water running down trails...

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Red
7 years

Some trails are near bone dry, others still have water flowing down them or large pools of water in low spots. Most creeks are still flowing with a large amount of water. A Large amount of trees...

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Red
7 years

Today : Mud mud mud slide then more mud then slip and water and mud then slide left then slide right then slip and slide wow saved and again oh crap more mud deep creeks no brides just mud and...

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Red
7 years

Extreemly wet with flash flood warnings

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Amber
7 years

Still very wet tracks with a fair bit of mud in places especially the new tracks not bedded in yet so you will get wet and muddy...

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Red
7 years

The tracks are rivers with all bridges washed away

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Green
7 years

Trails are sweet but very dry.

Now whoever has the club leafblower could you please stop blowing your driveway and blow the leaf litter off the trails...

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Amber
7 years

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Amber
7 years

Due to the wet weather we've had the tracks are extreemly wet and muddy some tracks are like little rivers. The creeks are overflowing on to the tracks. It will take a few days of warm dry...

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Green
7 years

The forest is just about bone dry at the moment. This hot weather has dried everything but the most stubborn patches of mud. The red track is good all the way round with the exception of foreva...

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Green
7 years

The muddy patches from last week have dried out. The track is almost dusty! The XC loop is nicely bedded in - the old school routes and tracks need "Daves blower" for a bit of TLC. Otherwise -...

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Amber
7 years

Similar conditions to Kazams last post last week thanks to recent sudden downpours. Both the red and green tracks have a few places where its quite muddy but but still rideable. Muddy and...

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Amber
7 years

The red track has a few places where its quite muddy but but still rideable. Muddy mainly in the lower areas where the tracks cross creeks. Divine bridge is down again but the other bridges...

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Amber
8 years

With all this rain in the last 2 days its a tad muddy in places so watch out for that sharp corner! If the rain backs off it might be good for the weekend but it doesn't look good for the next...

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Green
8 years

The red(15k) race track today was awesome very dry and fast on high ground with some lower tracks(eureka) having slight mud in lower sections. Recent rain has had minimal effect to the forest. I'...

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Green
8 years

Very well maintained place, Hate motor bike riders though. very annoying.

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Green
8 years

Most of the single tracks have been cleaned, repaired and drained. Had an awesome ride today on the red(15k) race track great job on the tracks guys! Some of the lower tracks still have some...

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Amber
8 years

Its still very slipery and muddy in places most tracks are still affected by all water we've had specially the lower tracks, with some bridges washed away. Just as well we are having a working...

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Amber
8 years

We've had lots of rain and its very wet! some tracks are well and truly flooded. Doesn't look like its going to improve by the weekend...

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Amber
8 years

99% of the tracks are fine now and all dried up with the exception of a few lower tracks that cross creeks but if you stick to the new race loop marked with green signs 10km you'll have a fast...

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Amber
8 years

Still fairly wet in the lower areas so avoid if possible.

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Red
8 years

Just in case you were wondering - don't even think about it.

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Green
8 years

Last week has been really wet, the weekend was rideable but with a lot of water in some tracks. Today's(monday) ride was nice and sunny but there are still patches of water and mud in places.

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Green
8 years

Nice and dry at the moment, fast and tacky. Potential for rain overnight may change this.

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Green
8 years

Great condition today, excellent traction thanks to just a hint of moisture in the track surface to make it tacky.

Just watch the puddles / 4WD bogs on the fire trail in the NE corner of...

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Green
8 years

Track is absolutely perfect for tomorrows club race. Let's hope the rain stays away for today and tomorrow.

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Amber
8 years

Rode the newly marked XC loop yesterday. Brilliant fun! Great work guys, just having to follow the fluoro markings means more flow and less stop-start to get your bearings for us out of towners...

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Green
8 years

Today the tracks were great nice and firm with the odd patch of wet clay to look out for but 99% dry. For this Sundays Tip Riders Race the forcast is mid 20's so looks like a good weekend as long...

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Green
8 years

For this weekend the forcast is low 20's with some showers. We've had a few light showers today but its just enough the settle the dust after todays working-b. The tracks are awesome. Perfect for...

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Green
8 years

For this weekend the forcast is low 20's (perfect!). We've had some rain this week but today (friday) we've had no rain and the tracks are great all dry and plenty of grip up hills. The forest is...

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Green
8 years

The forest is dry and fast. We have'nt had much rain this week and so this weekend looks to be a perfect weekend for riding here Saturday and Sunday in the low 30's. Also more tracks have been...

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Green
8 years

Tracks are open and mostly dry with some damp patches in the lower regions even after todays rain. Showers expected for the next few days but the forrest handles small patches of rain really well...

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Green
8 years

sweet, sweet & more sweet-ready to carve up!

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Green
8 years

Wow - got my first chance to ride these tracks last week (every day for about 5 days once I got addicted). Conditions are good despite the heavy rain in Taree. The trails are clay based so can...

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Green
8 years

Conditions spot on. Windy weather over the past week has blown some sticks and leaves onto the track (shock horror) but that's in the process of being cleaned up so all good.

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Green
8 years

Perrrrrrrrrrfect !!

This place has everything. Most fun I have had in ages.

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Green
8 years

fixed the wall ride on go to 1 and repaired the ramps on horseshoe down.
as well as a few little track detours .
hid them with conviction.
scrub

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Green
8 years

The track fairies have run the leaf blower over everything so it seriously does not get any better. Tracks are perfect!!

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Green
8 years

Some tracks have been recently cleaned and with a storm last night conditions will be spot on. School holidays are fast approaching when a lot of activity takes place so get out there!

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Green
8 years

Rode there today for a few hours and its pure riding bliss as usual.

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Green
9 years

Kiwarrak State Forest has several new single tracks added in recent months. There are that many tracks here that you can ride during any condition but its best to stay away if we've had rain for...

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Green
9 years

rode yesterday ( sunday ) in good condition with a few more tracks popping up around the place also. Trails are firm. Only issue is some dugout area's caused by moto's which where in there again...

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Green
9 years

Awesome singletrack - network now totals roughly 30km, of which I've ridden 18.

The locals are passionate about their riding and groom the trails with leafblowers! Best riding I've done...

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Green
9 years

I was up at grafton recently and was informed about this trail. I was also given a web site about the trails so if you want to see more about the trails have a look, its...

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Green
9 years

I had a great ride here today, its dry and a bit dusty but that means it great for riding.
There is heaps of single track head off in all directions that is begging to be explored. I found...

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Green
9 years

rode today fire trails are very wet and boggy pretty much impossible to ride through due to clay content, single trails are still quite firm and in good condition but saying this there has been a...

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