If you intend on using other beaches outside of the Tweed Shire Council, please consult the relevant authorities. In particular, if you intend on operating 4WD vehicles on beaches within the Cape Byron Marine Park under the Greenback permit, do so in accordance with local authority requirements and please do not cause disturbance to resting shorebirds.
In 2019 the Tweed Shire Council has placed a cap of 75 temporary permits. To avoid disappointment, I would suggest buying a permit now online or use the off-line form.
64 remaining permits at 26/04/2019
To assist the Greenback Management Team (GMT) meet TSC and NSW National Park requirements, the GMT request that you purchase the permit online before Saturday 8 June. With a Pre 2 June purchase you can select your sign-on site (Ballina, Gold Coast or Pottsville) to pickup your Permit.
Depending on the online sale of the Permits there may be some remaining on the Saturday 8 June. With a post 2 June
Please present your ‘4WD ticket you received at registration’ at Sign-on and your ticket will be scan and you will be given your Pottsville Beach Fishing Club Greenback temporary beach vehicle permit.
NOTE: YOU CAN KEEP THE TICKET EMAIL ON YOUR PHONE RATHER THAN PRINT. The ticket QR/barcode needs to be clear and visible to use this method. If in doubt please check with Stephen.
The Conditions of the permit:
A copy will be available at sign-on.
The following letter from NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service advises that this year we have not been successful to have access to the beaches associated with the National Parks. PLEASE ensure you are familiar with the Tweed Shire Council provided maps.