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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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Around Brisbane

Bribie Island Recreation Area (view park page)
Northern Access Track (north of Poverty Creek Road) closed for maintenance
Facilities upgrade at Ocean Beach camping area
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Upgrade Works at Walkabout Creek, The Gap
Daisy Hill Regional Park (view park page)
Road work at Daisy Hill Regional Park
Fort Lytton National Park (view park page)
Fort Lytton National Park closed 7-11am on Sunday 23 November 2014
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk - Planned upgrade to Purling Brook section (Springbrook NP)
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Lamington NP: Storm damage update for West Canungra Creek circuit
Naree Budjong Djara National Park (view park page)
Restricted access area - Southern section of North Stradbroke Island
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to Purling Brook Falls walking track including the eastern lookout
Springbrook NP: Planned upgrade to Purling Brook Falls circuit

Around Townsville

Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wildfires: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Road opening: Kirrama Range Road, Kirrama National Park.
Safety information: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Edmund Kennedy, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Temporary walking track closure: Edmund Kennedy section, Girramay National Park.
Girramay National Park (view park page)
Temporary walking track closure: Edmund Kennedy section, Girramay National Park.
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wildfires: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Road opening: Kirrama Range Road, Kirrama National Park.
Safety information: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Road works: Wallaman Falls Road, Girringun National Park.
Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecues: Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park.
Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wildfires: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Safety information: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Kirrama National Park (view park page)
Road opening: Kirrama Range Road, Kirrama National Park.
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure foot bridge Big Crystal Creek camping area, Paluma Range National Park
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
Murray Upper National Park (view park page)
No gas barbecue facilities - Murray Falls, Girramay National Park
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure foot bridge Big Crystal Creek camping area, Paluma Range National Park
No gas barbecues: Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park.
No gas barbecue facilities at Little Crystal Creek : Mt Spec, Paluma Range National Park
Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wildfires: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Safety information: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Road works: Wallaman Falls Road, Girringun National Park.
Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wildfires: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Safety information: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Road works: Wallaman Falls Road, Girringun National Park.
Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Temporary closure due to wildfires: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Safety information: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park.
Road works: Wallaman Falls Road, Girringun National Park.

Cape York Peninsula

Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure: fire and pest animal control programs, Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
Feral pig baiting program: Rinyirru National Park (CYPAL), Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL), Lama Lama National Park (CYPAL), Muundhi (Jack River) National Park (CYPAL).
Cape York Peninsula parks (view park page)
Annual wet season closure delayed: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Temporary closure: fire and pest animal control programs, Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
Feral pig control program: Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Regional Park and Jardine River Regional Park.
Feral pig baiting program: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL).
Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Regional Park and Jardine River Regional Park (view park page)
Feral pig control program: Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Regional Park and Jardine River Regional Park.
Lakefield National Park (view park page)
Feral pig baiting program: Rinyirru National Park (CYPAL), Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL), Lama Lama National Park (CYPAL), Muundhi (Jack River) National Park (CYPAL).
Lama Lama National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Feral pig baiting program: Rinyirru National Park (CYPAL), Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL), Lama Lama National Park (CYPAL), Muundhi (Jack River) National Park (CYPAL).
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Feral pig baiting program: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL).
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Annual wet season closure delayed: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Feral pig baiting program: Rinyirru National Park (CYPAL), Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL), Lama Lama National Park (CYPAL), Muundhi (Jack River) National Park (CYPAL).

Central Coast

Broadwater Regional Park (view park page)
Mitchell Creek camping area closed
Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to Bulburin Scenic Drive
Byfield National Park, Regional Park and State Forest (view park page)
Upper Stony Creek: swimming not advised
Upper Stony day use site - temporary closure to Fri 12 December
Coalstoun Lakes National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Kalpowar State Forest (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Pest management control program
Mount Scoria Regional Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger

Central Highlands

Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Planned Road Works in Carnarvon Gorge
Carnarvon Great Walk (view park page)
Carnarvon Great Walk Seasonal Closure
Ka Ka Mundi Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Sections of Carnarvon National Park are Closed due to Wildfires
Mazeppa National Park (view park page)
Park Closure
Mount Moffatt, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Dargonelly Campground Closed for Rehabilitation 6th November - 15th December 2014
Salvator Rosa Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Sections of Carnarvon National Park are Closed due to Wildfires
Salvator Rosa Section of Carnarvon National Park is closed

Mackay/Proserpine

Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Cockies Creek Road Closure
Eungella National Park (view park page)
Fern Flat Camping Area. Temporary Closure Monday 17 November to Friday 28 November
Mackay Highlands Great Walk (view park page)
Fern Flat Camping Area. Temporary Closure Monday 17 November to Friday 28 November
Cockies Creek Road Closure
Mia Mia State Forest (view park page)
Cockies Creek Road Closure

North Queensland

Atherton and Evelyn tablelands parks and forests (view park page)
Temporary closure: Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park.
Boardwalk maintenance: Curtain Fig National Park.
Trail 13 closed - Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park
Cedar Bay National Park (view park page)
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.
Curtain Fig National Park (view park page)
Boardwalk maintenance: Curtain Fig 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 capacity reduction: Downfall Creek camping area, Danbulla State Forest
Djiru National Park (view park page)
Bridge maintenance: Lacey Creek circuit walking track, Djiru National Park.
Herberton Range National Park, Herberton Range Regional Park, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve (view park page)
Temporary closure: Drovers Track and the shared trail to Tablelands Regional Council Water Reserve, Herberton Range Regional Park.
Temporary closure: Herberton Range Ridge Road, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve.
Temporary closure: Mount Wallum Road, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve.
Temporary closure: Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park.
Trail 13 closed - Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park
Herberton Range Regional Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Drovers Track and the shared trail to Tablelands Regional Council Water Reserve, Herberton Range Regional Park.
Misty Mountains wilderness walking tracks (view park page)
Mountain bikes permitted on some sections of Misty Mountain wilderness tracks
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)
Road works on the Panguna Firebreak track at the Smithfield Regional Park.
Restricted access area declared - Smithfield Regional Park.
Tully Falls National Park (view park page)
Mountain bikes permitted on some sections of Misty Mountain wilderness tracks
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)
Mountain bikes permitted on some sections of Misty Mountain wilderness tracks

Outback Queensland

Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Removal of floating bridge
Lawn Hill Gorge, Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Removal of floating bridge

Sunshine Coast

Auburn River National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Feral animal control Burrum Coast National Park
Cania Gorge National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Conondale National Park (view park page)
Wildfire alert
Charlie Moreland camping area camp booking restrictions
Mt Allan fire tower maintenance
Planned upgrade to Charlie Moreland camping and day use area facilities
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Wildfire alert
Mt Allan fire tower maintenance
Planned upgrade to Charlie Moreland camping and day use area facilities
Coominglah State Forest (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Fraser Island Great Walk (view park page)
Fraser Island Great Walk closed due to high fire danger conditions
Stay safe at Lake Wabby
Lake Wabby eastern beach circuit walking track - partial closure from 3 June 2014
Fraser Island, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Fraser Island Great Walk closed due to high fire danger conditions
Eli, Guluri, Winnam and Poyungan camping zones - CLOSED
Wongai camping zone - closed until further notice
Planned maintenance to Sandy Cape Lighthouse
Moon Point - Happy Valley Road closed west of Bullock Road intersection - 7 June 2014 until further notice
Stay safe at Lake Wabby
Lake Wabby eastern beach circuit walking track - partial closure from 3 June 2014
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of Mount Beerwah summit route
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Wildfire alert
Charlie Moreland camping area camp booking restrictions
Planned upgrade to Peach Trees camping area facilities
Mt Allan fire tower maintenance
Planned upgrade to Charlie Moreland camping and day use area facilities
Jimna State Forest (view park page)
Wildfire alert
Peach Trees camping area camp booking restrictions
Charlie Moreland camping area camp booking restrictions
Planned upgrade to Peach Trees camping area facilities
Mapleton Falls National Park (view park page)
Planned Maintenance to Mapleton Falls Lookout
Mount Walsh National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Poona National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Tewantin National Park (view park page)
Highway upgrade to temporarily impact some horse trails
Tolderodden Regional Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Tuan State Forest (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Tuchekoi National Park (view park page)
Pomona - Mount Cooroora fire
Wongi State Forest (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger
Woowoonga National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition due to heightened fire danger

West of Brisbane

Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Clancy's camping area closed
Emu Creek Campground closed
Emu Creek area closed
Logging Trucks hauling along Clancy's Camp Area access road
Bunya Mountains National Park (view park page)
Feral pig baiting underway at Bunya Mountains National Park
Girraween National Park (view park page)
Fires prohibited at Girraween National Park until further notice
Swimming prohibited in the water hole at the Bald Rock Creek Day Use Area until further notice.
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)
Manna Gum camp area temporary closure
Plunkett Regional Park, Wickham National Park and Wickham Timber Reserve (view park page)
Road work at Plunkett Regional Park,Wickham Timber Reserve and Wickham National Park until January 2015
Last updated
6 January 2012