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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
Bunyaville Conservation Park (view park page)
Parts of Bunyaville Conservation Park and Freshwater National Park, will be closed for planned burns.
Burleigh Head National Park (view park page)
Ocean View track closed for through walks due to boulder falls
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Wivenhoe outlook closed for repairs
Parts of D'Aguilar National Park closed for planned burns
Daisy Hill Regional Park (view park page)
Parts of Venman Bushland National Park, Daisy Hill, Carbrook Wetlands and Plunkett Conservation Parks will be closed for planned burns.
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk storm damage update - Purling Brook section (Springbrook NP)
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Lamington NP: Storm damage update for West Canungra Creek circuit
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Planned burns on Moreton Island
Naree Budjong Djara National Park (view park page)
Restricted access area - Southern section of North Stradbroke Island
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Springbrook NP: Storm damage update for Warrie and Purling Brook Falls circuits
Venman Bushland National Park (view park page)
Parts of Venman Bushland National Park, Daisy Hill, Carbrook Wetlands and Plunkett Conservation Parks will be closed for planned burns.
Vernon State Forest (view park page)
Controlled burning Toogoom Mountain bike trails, Vernon State Forest

Around Townsville

Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Wet Tropics Great Walk is now open, Girringun National Park.
Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest (view park page)
No gas barbecues: Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest.
Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park (view park page)
Triathlon Event Townsville Town Common and Cape Pallarenda Regional Parks
Edmund Kennedy, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Temporary walking track closure - Edmund Kennedy section, Girramay National Park.
Girramay National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Planned burning - Girramay National Park, Murray Falls section.
Temporary walking track closure - Edmund Kennedy section, Girramay National Park.
Girringun National Park (view park page)
Wet Tropics Great Walk is now open, Girringun National Park.
No gas barbecues: Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park.
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn - Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
No barbecue facilities - Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park.
Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Wet Tropics Great Walk is now open, Girringun National Park.
Kirrama National Park (view park page)
Temporary park closure - Kirrama National Park.
Magnetic Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn at Magnetic Island National Park
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities at Little Crystal Creek : Mt Spec, Paluma Range National Park
Murray Falls, Girramay National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Planned burning - Girramay National Park, Murray Falls section.
Temporary walking track closure - Edmund Kennedy section, Girramay National Park.
Murray Upper National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities at Little Crystal Creek : Mt Spec, Paluma Range National Park
No barbecue facilities - Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park.
Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Planned burn - Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park
Townsville Town Common Conservation Park (view park page)
Triathlon Event Townsville Town Common and Cape Pallarenda Regional Parks
Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Wet Tropics Great Walk is now open, Girringun National Park.
No gas barbecues: Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park.
Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Wet Tropics Great Walk is now open, Girringun National Park.
No gas barbecues: Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park.
Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Wet Tropics Great Walk is now open, Girringun National Park.

Cape York Peninsula

Cape York Peninsula parks (view park page)
Poor road conditions - Governors Waterhole, Horsetailer Waterhole and Vardons Lagoon, Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL).
Lizard Island National Park (view park page)
Cod Hole public moorings temporarily removed
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Poor road conditions - Governors Waterhole, Horsetailer Waterhole and Vardons Lagoon, Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL).

Central Coast

Broad Sound Islands National Park (view park page)
Temporary Park Closure - Feral animal control program at Broad Sound Islands National Park
Broadwater Conservation Park (view park page)
Mitchell Creek camping area closed
Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to Bulburin Scenic Drive
Byfield State Forest (view park page)
Upper Stony day use site - temporary closure - Mon 14 July to Fri 19 September
Curtis Island National Park and Regional Park (view park page)
Temporary Park Closures Curtis Island National Park and Regional Park.

Central Highlands

Salvator Rosa Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Planned burn to be conducted near the Nogoa River camping area

Mackay/Proserpine

Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Vehicle access within Crediton State Forest and Mia Mia State Forest
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Crayfish camping area, Whitsunday Islands National Park

North Queensland

Atherton and Evelyn tablelands parks and forests (view park page)
Temporary closure - Platypus day use area and camping area and Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary closure - Nitchaga Creek Road and Wall Creek Road, Koombooloomba National Park.
New trail construction - Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park.
Temporary capacity reduction: Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park - 4WD access.
Blackbraes National Park and Blackbraes Regional Park (view park page)
Cattle mustering on Blackbraes National and Blackbraes Regional Parks
Cedar Bay National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Ngalba Bulal National Park
Cedar Bay now part of Ngalba Bulal National Park
Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Trezkinn Cave, Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park.
Cooktown area parks (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Ngalba Bulal National Park
Daintree National Park (view park page)
For your safety - Mount Sorrow ridge trail, Daintree National Park.
Danbulla National Park and State Forest (view park page)
Temporary closure - Platypus day use area and camping area and Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Temporary closure of Mount Edith road, Danbulla National Park and State Forest
Temporary capacity reduction: Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest.
Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
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)
New trail construction - Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park.
Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Nitchaga Creek Road and Wall Creek Road, Koombooloomba National Park.
Misty Mountains wilderness walking tracks (view park page)
Temporary partial closure - Koolmoon Creek and Cannabullen Creek tracks, Misty Mountains
Mount Lewis National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure - Mount Lewis National Park
Mount Sorrow ridge trail, Daintree National Park (view park page)
For your safety - Mount Sorrow ridge trail, Daintree National Park.
Smithfield Regional Park (view park page)
Planned road works on the Panguna Firebreak track at the Smithfield Regional Park
Restricted access area declared - Smithfield Regional Park.
Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities - Tully Gorge camping area, Tully Gorge National Park.
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Gas barbecues at Goldsborough Valley unavailable

Outback Queensland

Currawinya National Park (view park page)
Lakes Road closed at Currawinya National Park
Idalia National Park (view park page)
Welford and Idalia National Parks temporarily closed due to wet conditions.
Lochern National Park (view park page)
Lochern National Park - access restriction
Mariala National Park (view park page)
Tick Warning
Tregole National Park (view park page)
Tick Warning
Welford National Park (view park page)
Welford and Idalia National Parks temporarily closed due to wet conditions.

Sunshine Coast

Cania Gorge National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to the Three Moon Creek Pedestrian Bridge within Cania Gorge National Park.
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)
Hazard - dangerous sand caves
Double Island Point Lighthouse Scheduled Maintenance
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Hazard - dangerous sand caves
Double Island Point Lighthouse Scheduled Maintenance
Coominglah State Forest (view park page)
Timber harvesting operation within Coominglah State Forest
Fraser Island Great Walk (view park page)
Stay safe at Lake Wabby
Lake Wabby eastern beach circuit walking track - partial closure from 3 June 2014
Planned burns - May to September 2014
Fraser Island, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Wongai camping zone - closed until further notice
Stay safe at Lake Wabby
Moon Point - Happy Valley Road closed west of Bullock Road intersection - 7 June 2014 until further notice
Lake Wabby eastern beach circuit walking track - partial closure from 3 June 2014
Planned burns - May to September 2014
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Mount Beerwah track closed - Glass House Mountains National Park
Mt Tibrogargan summit access route temporarily closed.
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)
Hazard - dangerous sand caves
Kondalilla National Park (view park page)
Planned Burns in Kondalilla and Mapleton National Parks
Mapleton National Park (view park page)
Planned Burns in Kondalilla and Mapleton National Parks
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Planned burns
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Planned Burns in Kondalilla and Mapleton National Parks
Tewantin National Park (view park page)
Planned upgrade to mountain bike track
Parts of Tewantin National Park will be closed for Planned Burns.

West of Brisbane

Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Emu Creek area closed
Logging Trucks hauling along Clancy's Camp Area access road
Glen Rock State Forest (view park page)
Access restrictions remain in place at Glen Rock . High clearance 4WD recommended.
Main Range National Park (view park page)
Cunninghams Gap walking track to reopen
Planned burning alert
Moogerah Peaks National Park (view park page)
Planned burn alert Mt French
Mt Edwards access restrictions
Last updated
6 January 2012