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Park alerts

Before you leave home check the park alerts below for the latest information on access, closures and conditions.

Check current weather conditions before you travel at the Bureau of Meteorology website and road conditions at the Queensland Government's traffic and travel information website.

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Smoke hazard along Northern Access Track
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Temporary closure: Starkvale bush camping area
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Planned burn Woody Island (Tooliewah) section
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Queen Mary Falls toilet upgrade
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Myrtella camping area, Byfield National Park closed due to planned burning operations
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Seasonal road closure: Mt Lewis National Park
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Minor delays and noise due to soil testing: Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park
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The southern access to Kinkuna Section of the Burrum Coast National Park is closed due to road damage. The northern access remains open with caution.
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Bulburin National Park partial closure of access roads
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Cyclone damage - Darlington and Illinbah remote bush camping areas in Lamington National Park
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Temporary closure: Twin Bridges Track, East Black Mountain Road, Kuranda National Park
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Grahams Creek tourist drive, Curtis Island closed for annual hazard reduction burn program
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Beachcombers Walking Track Upgrade/ Temporary partial closure
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Feral animal control program: Lama Lama National Park (CYPAL) and Muundhi (Jack River) National Park (CYPAL)
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Feral animal control program: Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
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Planned roadworks along the Cowan Cowan Bypass Road
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Pest management control
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Pest management control program - Ka Ka Mundi section Carnarvon National Park
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Planned Maintenance Kingfisher Hill Exit Road
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Planned upgrade to Gwongorella day-use area
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Planned burns Blackbraes and White Mountains National Park
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Enoggera Reservoir swimming area CLOSED for scheduled maintenance
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Emu Swamp Camping Ground closed
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Partial opening: Davies Creek Mountain Bike Park, Dinden West Forest Reserve and Dinden State Forest
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Ship Wreckage Exposed
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Track Closures for Fox Control Program- Mt Coolum National Park, Maroochy River Conservation Park and Maroochy River Wetlands Conservation Park
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Planned track maintenance to Western Firebreak and Eastern Firebreak
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Temporary partial closure: bush camping and some roads within Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve
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Bellthorpe National Park roads damaged by wet weather
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Partial closure: Misty mountains wilderness tracks, Wooroonooran National Park, Tully Gorge National Park and Tully Falls National Park.
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Planned burning initial advice
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QPWS Springbrook Visitor Information Centre (Gauriemabah) now open
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Storm Damage - Gheerulla Trail Bike Area Sam Kelly entry and Two Way link closed
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Wet season closure: Palmer Goldfield Resource Reserve
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Planned maintenance to the Gantry structure within the Gantry day-use area
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Partial temporary closure: Dalrymple Gap walking track, Girringun National Park
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Planned roadworks on the emergency vehicle access tracks
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Temporary closure - Mount Edith, Kauri Creek and Tinaroo Creek Roads, Danbulla National Park and State Forest
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Wet season closure: Princess Hills section, Girringun National Park
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Upgrade Works in Glass House Mountains National Park
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Oceanview track closed for through walks
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Temporary partial closure of walking track: Jumrum Creek Conservation Park
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Dislodged Rocks at Teewah Beach Camping Zone
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Slippery conditions: Mount Cook walking track, Mount Cook National Park
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Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
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Closure of Campgrounds - Curtis Island National Park, State Forest and Regional Park feral animal control program
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Marine Stingers
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Walking track update (ex-TC Debbie) - Lamington National Park
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Eastern side of Purling Brook Falls circuit closed
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Scrubby Creek crossing: Eliot Falls camping and day-use area, Heathlands Regional Park
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Mt Elliot Bush Camping at Bowling Green Bay National Park temporarily suspended
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Mon Repos Turtle Encounter tours closed for 2017/18 season
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Access to Springbrook National Park is via Pine Creek Road ONLY
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Temporary closure: Wairuna camping area, Girringun National Park
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Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
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Beerwah State Forest, Coochin Creek campground and day-use area
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Lake Wyara and Lake Numalla are dry
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Dingo Safety
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Barnard Island Group National Park closed for Pest Management Program
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Frankland Group National Park closed for Pest Management Program
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Temporary closure Dundonga Creek walk
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Temporary closure of Gold Coast Cycle Centre
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Sundown National Park: temporary closure for pest management
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Pest management control program
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Safety advice Black Mountain Road: Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park
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Changes to The Settlement camping area at Springbrook National Park
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North and South Shepherd Bay tracks closed
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Marine Stingers
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Cooloola Wilderness Trail partially open
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Northern Scenic Road Partial Closure
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Unplanned closure of road bridge
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Whitsunday Islands National Park - Whitehaven Beach campground and Solway Circuit access.
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Wet season closure: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
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Forestry Harvesting
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Cape Hillsborough Lookout closed on Brampton Island's, Brampton Peak track.
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Wet season closure: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
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Planned maintenance to Palm Beach road.
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Park alerts for Cape York Peninsula parks are published on individual park pages
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Temporary closure for cultural reasons: Langi Lagoon and Night Paddock Lagoon, Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
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Wet season closure: Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
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Wet season closure: Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL)
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Temporary closure: West Malaan bridge, Wooroonooran National Park
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Sand mining traffic
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Last updated:
24 April 2018