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

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Around Brisbane

Bribie Island Recreation Area (view park page)
Lime Pocket camping area - periodic campsite closures
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
D'Aguilar National Park visitor centre and South East Queensland Wildlife Centre closed Good Friday
Parts of D'Aguilar National Park closed for planned burns
Settlement Road access to D'Aguilar National Park is closed
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk storm damage update
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Storm damage update for Lamington NP: West Canungra Creek and Lower Bellbird circuits
Moreton Bay Marine Park (view park page)
Access to Wynnum Boardwalk
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Facilities upgrade at Blue Lagoon and Comboyuro campgrounds
Planned roadworks on Middle Road (28th April to 8th May 2014)
4WD Road Conditions on Moreton Island
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Storm damage update for Springbrook NP: Warrie Circuit and Purling Brook Circuit (eastern side only)
Partial closure of Twin Falls circuit due to infrastructure upgrade
Tamborine National Park (view park page)
Footbridge reconstruction on Sandy Creek circuit: The Knoll section of Tamborine National Park

Around Townsville

Barnard Island Group National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Bowling Green Bay National Park (view park page)
Alligator Creek Falls walking track at Bowling Green Bay NP partial closure due to fallen power lines
Dalrymple Gap walking track, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Edmund Kennedy, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Girramay National Park
Temporary closure: Mangrove boardwalk, Edmund Kennedy, Girramay National Park
Family Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Girramay National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Girramay National Park
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Temporary closure: Mangrove boardwalk, Edmund Kennedy, Girramay National Park
Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Goold Island National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Part closure, Macushla to Cape Richards walking track, Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Planned burn - Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Paluma Range National Park
Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Kirrama National Park (view park page)
Temporary park closure - Kirrama National Park.
Mount Fox, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Paluma Range National Park
Murray Falls, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Girramay National Park
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Murray Upper National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Orpheus Island National Park (view park page)
Pioneer Bay walking track closed - Orpheus Island National Park
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Paluma Range National Park
Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Planned burn - Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk
Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary partial closures - Girringun National Park and Wet Tropics Great Walk

Cape York Peninsula

Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Park closed for the wet season - Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
Cape York Peninsula parks and reserves (view park page)
Wet season closure - Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL).
Jardine River Ferry - trading hours from Monday 14 April, 2014
Temporary closure of walking track, Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park
Upgrade to the Mount Cook summit walking track, Mount Cook National Park
Wet season closure - Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Park closed for the wet season - Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
Park closed for the wet season - Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL).
Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure - Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL).
Lizard Island National Park (view park page)
Cod Hole public moorings temporarily removed
Camping and walking track closures - Lizard Island National Park
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure - Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Park closed for the wet season - Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL).
Three Islands Group National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Turtle Group National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened

Central Coast

Broadwater Conservation Park (view park page)
Mitchell Creek camping area closed
Byfield National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Upper Stony - Limited Camping
Byfield State Forest (view park page)
Upper Stony - Limited Camping
Capricornia Cays National Park (view park page)
North West Island campground temporary closure
Lady Musgrave Island campgrounds closed for weed control
Deepwater National Park (view park page)
Removal of camp site numbering Eurimbula Creek and Wreck Rock camping areas.
Eurimbula National Park and Joseph Banks Conservation Park (view park page)
Removal of camp site numbering Eurimbula Creek and Wreck Rock camping areas.
Keppel Bay Islands National Park (view park page)
Middle Island Closure - Keppel Bay Islands National Park
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Kroombit Tops National Park closed for feral animal control program
Planned roadworks on Tablelands Road
Mon Repos Conservation Park (view park page)
Turtle nesting and hatching season

Mackay/Proserpine

Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Denham Range Campground - No Vehicle access due to wet road conditions
Vehicle access within Crediton State Forest and Mia Mia State Forest
Mackay Highlands Great Walk (view park page)
Denham Range Campground - No Vehicle access due to wet road conditions
Mia Mia State Forest (view park page)
Closures within Crediton State Forest and Mia Mia State Forest as below:
Whitsunday Great Walk (view park page)
Impulse Creek is impassable due to flooding
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of Naris Campground

North Queensland

Atherton and Evelyn tablelands parks and forests (view park page)
Temporary closure for race event- Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park and Herberton Range Ridge Road.
Temporary capacity reduction: Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary closure: Davies Creek Mountain Bike Park, Dinden State Forest
Temporary camping area closure - Fong-On Bay camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary camping area closure - School Point camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary camping area closure - Kauri Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
New trail construction - Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park.
Temporary closure - Nitchaga Creek Road and Wall Creek Road, Koombooloomba National Park.
Barron Gorge National Park (view park page)
Temporary walking track closure - Barron Gorge National Park.
Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Daintree National Park
Partial closure Marrja boardwalk: Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park.
Cedar Bay National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Cedar Bay now part of Ngalba Bulal National Park
Cooktown area parks (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Daintree National Park
Partial closure Marrja boardwalk: Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park.
Danbulla National Park and State Forest (view park page)
Temporary closure of Mount Edith and Kauri Creek roads, Danbulla National Park and State Forest
Temporary capacity reduction: Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary camping area closure - Fong-On Bay camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary camping area closure - School Point camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary camping area closure - Kauri Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Davies Creek National Park and Dinden National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Davies Creek Mountain Bike Park, Dinden State Forest
Endeavour River National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Eubenangee Swamp National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Fitzroy Island National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Frankland Group National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Gas barbecues at Goldsborough Valley unavailable
Herberton Range National Park, Herberton Range Conservation Park, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wet conditions - trail 8 Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park
Temporary closure for race event- Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park and Herberton Range Ridge Road.
New trail construction - Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park.
Hope Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Josephine Falls, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Temporary closure of walking track, Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park
Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Nitchaga Creek Road and Wall Creek Road, Koombooloomba National Park.
Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Mowbray National Park
Manjal Jimalji trail, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Daintree National Park
Misty Mountains wilderness walking tracks (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Koolmoon Creek and Cannabullen Creek tracks, Misty Mountains
Temporary closure - Maple Creek Road, Misty Mountains wilderness walking trails.
Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Daintree National Park
Mount Cook National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Upgrade to the Mount Cook summit walking track, Mount Cook National Park
Mount Lewis National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - the listed parks are currently closed due to the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Ita.
Mount Sorrow ridge trail, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Daintree National Park
Palmer Goldfield Resources Reserve (view park page)
Park closed for the wet season - Palmer Goldfield Resources Reserve.
Palmerston (Doongan), Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Temporary closure - Maple Creek Road, Misty Mountains wilderness walking trails.
Smithfield Regional Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Smithfield Regional Park
Restricted access area declared Smithfield Conservation Park
Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping areas and walking tracks reopened
Speewah Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary walking track closure - Speewah Conservation Park.
Walshs Pyramid, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Wooroonooran National Park
Temporary closure - Maple Creek Road, Misty Mountains wilderness walking trails.
Gas barbecues at Goldsborough Valley unavailable

Outback Queensland

Bladensburg National Park (view park page)
Visitor centre at Bladensburg NP closed for maintenance work
Thrushton National Park (view park page)
Thrushton National Park closed for planned burning

Sunshine Coast

Conondale National Park (view park page)
Planned upgrade to Charlie Moreland camping and day use area facilities
Mt Allan fire tower maintenance
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Planned upgrade to Charlie Moreland camping and day use area facilities
Mt Allan fire tower maintenance
Cooloola Great Walk (view park page)
Cooloola Great Walk - OPEN
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Kings Bore circuit track closed
Domestic animals restricted in the Cooloola Recreation Area
Hazard - Dangerous sand caves
Cooloola Great Walk - OPEN
Fire Prohibition LIFTED - Fraser Island, Cooloola Recreation Area and Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area
Coominglah State Forest (view park page)
Timber harvesting operation within Coominglah State Forest
Planned road maintenance work within Coominglah State Forest
Eumundi Conservation Park (view park page)
Planned tree lopping in Eumundi Conservation Park
Fraser Island Great Walk (view park page)
Central Station camping area - Update #2
Eli Creek toilet block closed for upgrade - 22 April to approximately 14 July 2014
Fraser Island Great Walk partial reopening - updated 2 April 2014
Dingo safety - 1 March to 30 June 2014
Stay safe at Lake Wabby
Fraser Island, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Central Station camping area - Update #2
Fire Prohibition LIFTED - Fraser Island, Cooloola Recreation Area and Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area
Eli Creek toilet block closed for upgrade - 22 April to approximately 14 July 2014
Eli, Guluri, Winnam and Poyungan camping areas closed - update 2 April 2014
Fraser Island Great Walk partial reopening - updated 2 April 2014
Construction of dingo-deterrent fence - Cathedrals on Fraser campground - 20 March 2014 until further notice
Dingo safety - 1 March to 30 June 2014
Stay safe at Lake Wabby
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Mt Tibrogargan summit access route temporarily closed.
Mount Beerwah track closed - Glass House Mountains National Park
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Planned upgrade to Charlie Moreland camping and day use area facilities
Mt Allan fire tower maintenance
Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area (view park page)
Fire Prohibition LIFTED - Fraser Island, Cooloola Recreation Area and Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area
Mount Coolum National Park (view park page)
Biosecurity Queensland pest management program
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Biosecurity Queensland pest management program
Tolderodden Conservation Park (view park page)
Tolderodden Conservation Park toilets closed

West of Brisbane

Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Emu Creek area closed
Glen Rock State Forest (view park page)
Access to Glen Rock recommended by 4WD only until road repairs completed
Main Range National Park (view park page)
Planned burning alert
Cunninghams Gap walking track closures
Sundown National Park (view park page)
Sundown National Park closed for implementation of pest animal control program
Last updated
6 January 2012