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Wet season closure: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)

This alert applies to the following parks:

Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) is closed for the wet season. Please see below for further details.

The following camping areas are anticipated to re-open 20 June 2018, subject to road and weather conditions:

  • Jerry Lagoon
  • Twin Lagoons 1
  • Twin Lagoons 2
  • 10 Mile Junction
  • Old Archer Crossing
  • Mango Lagoon 1
  • Mango Lagoon 2
  • First Coen River
  • Second Coen River
  • Chong Swamp

The following camping areas are also anticipated to re-open 20 June, however a 1 month booking horizon has been placed on these sites as access is often severely impacted post-wet season, requiring an extension to the wet season closure:

  • Vardons Lagoon
  • Governors Waterhole
  • Horsetailer Waterhole

The following camping areas will remain closed for the entire 2018 season:

  • Night Paddock
  • Langi Lagoon

Please monitor park alerts for current information.

For further information please contact the Coen Ranger Base on 4060 1137

Last updated
11 May 2018