qldparks2021-05-07T11:02:37.000Z

Can you imagine flapping your wings from Alaska to New Zealand? 😮‍💨  Well, that’s what Traveller 6RYBR, a migratory Bar-tail Godwit, does every year!  Last September,...

qldparks2021-05-05T12:01:25.000Z

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you think of compost? Banana peels and smelly, rotten food scraps, right? 🍌 But ‘compost’ actually...

qldparks2021-05-04T10:34:46.000Z

If it’s flooded, forget it. 🌊 To review and continuously improve visitor safety at #QldParks, we regularly engage in Interagency Training Exercises in partnership with @qld_fes,...

qldparks2021-04-28T11:32:14.000Z

💥 Flashback! 💥 Continuing on from yesterday, we’re bringing you two more insights from our experienced #QldParkRangers! 👉 Ranger Rodney was the first of our #QldParkRangers to feature...

qldparks2021-04-27T11:01:14.000Z

As well as shining a light on our ‘young guns’, we’ll be bringing you stories from our more experienced #QldParkRangers, those who have dedicated years,...

qldparks2021-04-23T11:01:33.000Z

No matter where you are this Sunday… 🌅 At the going down of the sun and in the morning We will remember them. Lest we...

qldparks2021-04-22T09:05:14.000Z

Happy #EarthDay! 🌏 Did you know that: 👉 Queensland’s protected area network covers more than 13,000,000 hectares of #Queensland? 👉 69% of protected areas are publicly...

qldparks2021-04-20T11:30:33.000Z

Thanks, Griff, for testing out the new immersive education room at David Fleay Wildlife Park! 🐨 The impressive new room replicates nearby Gondwana World Heritage...

qldparks2021-04-19T10:16:48.000Z

Know the rules when you visit a national park or State forest! Our Rangers are out and about in parks and forests to ensure that...

qldparks2021-04-16T13:59:38.000Z

Raine Island is home to a stone tower which was built in 1844 by convicts as a navigation aid for safe vessel passage. Since construction, some 900...

qldparks2021-04-15T09:21:27.000Z

There’s no denying K’gari’s (Fraser Island) World Heritage-listed status. It’s the world’s largest sand island, with tropical rainforests growing on sand, perched freshwater lakes, giant...

qldparks2021-04-14T11:00:13.000Z

It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s … a drone! 🛸 As more of us take to the skies with our drones, it’s a good...

qldparks2021-04-12T11:25:36.000Z

We find this month’s young Ranger in the north, at beautiful Crater Lakes National Park. Jealous already? Read on… Ranger Brendan has worked with QPWS...

qldparks2021-04-09T10:57:48.000Z

Are you getting out and about with mates this Queensland #YouthWeek? 👟 Queensland’s national parks are full of opportunities to get active, refresh and reconnect...

qldparks2021-04-07T12:26:26.000Z

The Traditional Owners of Raine Island - Wuthathi People and Meriam Nation (Ugar, Mer, Erub) - are foundational partners of the Raine Island Recovery Project...

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