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Park alerts

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

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Camping information

Bowling Green Bay National Park (view park page)
Mt Elliot Bush Camping at Bowling Green Bay National Park temporarily suspended
Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
All camping areas are now open within Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Dislodged Rocks at Teewah Beach Camping Zone
Girramay National Park (view park page)
Smoke advice: Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area (view park page)
Temporary camp area closure for maintenance
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Wongai, One Tree Rocks and Cornwells beach camping areas closed
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Cyclone damage - Darlington and Illinbah remote bush camping areas in Lamington National Park
Lizard Island National Park (view park page)
Bore Pump Out Of Service
Murray Falls, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Smoke advice: Murray Falls, Girramay National Park

Fire closures/restrictions

Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Planned burn: Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Planned burn, Freshwater National Park
Daisy Hill Conservation Park (view park page)
Planned Burns in Daisy Hill Conservation Park
Eurimbula National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn Eurimbula National Park
Fitzroy Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn Fitzroy Island National Park
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn operations in Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Lizard Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn Lizard Island National Park
Main Range National Park (view park page)
Planned burn closure- west Asplenium
Planned burning initial advice
Mount Barney National Park (view park page)
Planned burning
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Rockslides walking track, car park and swimming area, Paluma Range National Park
Naree Budjong Djara National Park (view park page)
Planned burn in Naree Budjong Djara National Park
Nerang National Park and Nerang State Forest (view park page)
Planned burn
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Planned burns at Noosa National Park
Orpheus Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn on Orpheus Island National Park
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Rockslides walking track, car park and swimming area, Paluma Range National Park
Parklands Conservation Park (view park page)
Planned Burn Parklands Conservation Park
Plunkett Conservation Park, Wickham National Park and Wickham Timber Reserve (view park page)
Planned Burns in Wickham Timber Reserve
Ravensbourne National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of Buaraba Creek walking track for prescribed burning
Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn operations in Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Venman Bushland National Park (view park page)
Planned Burns in Venman Bushland National Park

Others

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Planned burn, Bribie Island National Park
Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Forestry Harvesting
Cape York Peninsula parks (view park page)
Park alerts for Cape York Peninsula parks are published on individual park pages
Currawinya National Park (view park page)
Lake Wyara and Lake Numalla are dry
Glen Rock State Forest (view park page)
Smoke alert: Glen Rock State Forest
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
Access to Springbrook National Park is via Pine Creek Road ONLY
Great Sandy Marine Park (view park page)
Ex HMAS-Tobruk site is a restricted access area.
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Dingo Safety
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Kroombit Tops National Park to be closed during feral animal control operations
Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park (view park page)
Safety advice Black Mountain Road: Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
Misty Mountains wilderness tracks (view park page)
Partial closure: Misty Mountains wilderness tracks, Wooroonooran National Park, Tully Gorge National Park and Tully Falls National Park
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Access to Springbrook National Park is via Pine Creek Road ONLY
Tully Falls National Park (view park page)
Partial closure: Misty Mountains wilderness tracks, Wooroonooran National Park, Tully Gorge National Park and Tully Falls National Park
Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Partial closure: Misty Mountains wilderness tracks, Wooroonooran National Park, Tully Gorge National Park and Tully Falls National Park
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Heli-lift operations - Tongue Bay, Whitsunday Island and Cateran Bay, Border Island
Whitsunday national park islands (view park page)
Heli-lift operations - Tongue Bay, Whitsunday Island and Cateran Bay, Border Island
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Partial closure: Misty Mountains wilderness tracks, Wooroonooran National Park, Tully Gorge National Park and Tully Falls National Park
Temporary closure: West Maalan bridge, Wooroonooran National Park

Track/facility closures

Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Emu Creek camping area: temporary closure of showers
Brampton Islands National Park (view park page)
Cape Hillsborough Lookout closed on Brampton Peak track.
Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Bulburin National Park partial closure of access roads
Bunya Mountains National Park (view park page)
Temporary walking track closures: Bunya Mountains National Park
Burleigh Head National Park (view park page)
Oceanview track closed for through walks
Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
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.
Byfield National Park, Conservation Park and State Forest (view park page)
Temporary closure of Upper Stony Creek road and access to Upper Stony Creek day use and camping areas, Byfield State Forest
Conondale National Park (view park page)
Unplanned closure of road bridge
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Unplanned closure of road bridge
Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Mackay Mountain Marathon - Temporary Closures
Curtis Island National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Closure of Curtis Island National Park, Conservation Park and State Forest facilities to conduct ground shooting activities
Closure of Curtis Island National Park, Conservation Park and State Forest facilities to conduct ground shooting activities
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Jacky Creek centre track closed post roadworks
Danbulla National Park and State Forest (view park page)
Temporary closure - Mount Edith, Kauri Creek and Tinaroo Creek Roads, Danbulla National Park and State Forest
Eungella National Park (view park page)
Mackay Mountain Marathon - Temporary Closures
Girraween National Park (view park page)
Creek and Peak trails: temporarily closed for prescribed burning
Temporary closure of Bald Rock Creek and Castle Rock camping areas due to water shortage
Herberton Range National Park, Herberton Range Conservation Park, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve (view park page)
Temporary closure Mount Baldy and Yabi walking tracks for planned burns: Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park
Temporary closure - Walsh River track, Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
North and South Shepherd Bay tracks closed
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Unplanned closure of road bridge
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary closure Dundonga Creek walk
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure Dundonga Creek walk
Northern Scenic Road Partial Closure
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Pest management control program
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Walking track update (ex-TC Debbie) - Lamington National Park
Mackay Highlands Great Walk (view park page)
Mackay Mountain Marathon - Temporary Closures
Mon Repos Conservation Park (view park page)
Mon Repos Conservation Park Rookery Road closure
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Partial closure of the Cape Moreton walking track for lighthouse maintenance
Mount Coolum National Park (view park page)
Track Closures for Fox Control Program- Mt Coolum National Park, Maroochy River Conservation Park and Maroochy River Wetlands Conservation Park
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Tea Tree Bay public toilets upgrade
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure for cultural reasons: Langi Lagoon and Night Paddock Lagoon, Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure for cultural purposes: Twelve Mile camping area sites 7 and 8, Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Temporary closure: Low Lake day-use area and car park, Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Eastern side of Purling Brook Falls circuit closed
Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Planned construction at Tully Gorge camping and day use area: Tully Gorge National Park

Track/facility upgrades

Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to Palm Beach Road.
Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure Dubuji toilet block: Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Load limits on timber sections of Marrja boardwalk: Cape Tribulation section, Daintree National Park
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Upgrade works to Upper Noosa River Campsites 1, 2 and 3
Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure Dubuji toilet block: Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Load limits on timber sections of Marrja boardwalk: Cape Tribulation section, Daintree National Park
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Planned Capital Works project to Trachyte Circuit carpark and day-use area to upgrade visitor facilities.
Upgrade Works in Glass House Mountains National Park
Mount Barney National Park (view park page)
Mt Barney safety signage upgrade
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Planned upgrade to Gwongorella picnic area - Stage 2
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Hill Inlet lookout construction, Tongue Point, Whitsunday Island
Border Island - walking track construction
Whitsunday Islands National Park - Whitehaven Beach campground and Solway Circuit access
Whitsunday national park islands (view park page)
Hill Inlet lookout construction, Tongue Point, Whitsunday Island
Border Island - walking track construction
Last updated:
20 July 2018