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Around Brisbane

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Bribie Island and Cooloola recreation areas - vehicle access permits
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Red and White Cedar Day-Use-Area toilets closed for maintenance
Walkabout Creek Discovery Centre closure
Planned road works Mt Mee section
Maiala day use area re-opening
Mill Rainforest walking track closed
Road closures Mt Mee section of D'Aguilar National Park
Bellbird Grove day-use area temporarily closed due to facility upgrades
Westside track closed between the Western Window and Lawton Road
Daisy Hill Conservation Park (view park page)
Planned upgrade to Paperbark Trail boardwalk
David Fleay Wildlife Park (view park page)
David Fleay Wildlife Park closure
Tallebudgera Creek Conservation Park closed for through walks
Fort Lytton National Park (view park page)
Temporary suspension of public events and activities at Fort Lytton National Park
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Binna Burra section closed due to wildfire
Planned upgrade - Green Mountains Camping Area
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Binna Burra section closed due to wildfire
Planned upgrade - Green Mountains Camping Area
Minjerribah Recreation Area (view park page)
North Stradbroke Island (Minjerribah) camping reopening on the 13th June 2020
Temporary partial closure of Main Beach camping area for pest management
Moreton Bay Marine Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Moreton Island (Mulgumpin) camping reopening on the 13th June 2020
Naree Budjong Djara National Park (view park page)
North Stradbroke Island (Naree Budjong Djara) camping reopening on the 13th June 2020
Nerang National Park (view park page)
Planned burn - Aldgate Crescent
Planned upgrade to mountain bike trails in Nerang National Park
Samford Conservation Park (view park page)
Mountain bike trail upgrades and maintenance, Samford Conservation Park
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Planned upgrade to Goomoolahra picnic area
Tallebudgera Creek and David Fleay conservation parks (view park page)
Tallebudgera Creek Conservation Park closed for through walks
Tamborine National Park (view park page)
Planned upgrade to Witches Falls circuit walking track
Tamborine National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Teerk Roo Ra National Park (view park page)
Camping closed on Peel Island (Teerk Roo Ra) due to maintanance
Venman Bushland National Park (view park page)
Partial Closure for Planned Burn

Around Townsville

Barnard Island Group National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Bowling Green Bay National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Planned Burn Bowling Green Bay National Park
Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park (view park page)
Visitors to Townsville Town Common and Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park
Dalrymple National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Family Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Girramay National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Temporary closure: Murray Falls camping and day-use area, Girramay National Park
Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Goold Island National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Murray Falls, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Temporary closure: Murray Falls camping and day-use area, Girramay National Park
Orpheus Island National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Porcupine Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Townsville Town Common Conservation Park (view park page)
Visitors to Townsville Town Common and Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park
Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
White Mountains National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests

Cape York Peninsula

Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure of camping bookings within Cape York Biosecurity determination area
Bewick Island closed for Planned burning programme
Cape York Peninsula parks (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Park alerts for Cape York Peninsula parks are published on individual park pages
Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure: Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL)
Flinders Group National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve (view park page)
Temporary closure of camping bookings within Cape York Biosecurity determination area
Planned burn: Fruit Bat and Eliot Falls, Jardine River National Park, Heathlands, Healthlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve
Planned burn: Fruit Bat and Eliot Falls, Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve
Scrubby Creek crossing: Eliot Falls day-use area, Heathlands Resources Reserve
Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure of camping bookings within Cape York Biosecurity determination area
Lizard Island National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure of camping bookings within Cape York Biosecurity determination area
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure of camping bookings within Cape York Biosecurity determination area
Temporary closure: Rarda-Ndolphin (Low Lake) day-use area and car park, Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Temporary closure: Twelve Mile camping area sites 7 and 8, Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Three Islands Group National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Turtle Group National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Wuthara Island National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests

Central Coast

Broad Sound Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Byfield National Park, Conservation Park and State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Capricornia Cays National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
North West Island closed from 1 June 2020 - 16 September 2020
Shark incident North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park
Castle Tower National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Charon Point Regional Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Curtis Island National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shark incident North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park
Deepwater National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Eurimbula National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Goodedulla National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Kalpowar State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Keppel Bay Islands National Park and Keppel Bay Islands National Park (Scientific) (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shark incident North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Kroombit Tops National Park Lookout Closed
Planned upgrade and maintenance - Visitor infrastructure
Planned maintenance to Kroombit Tops National Park internal access roads
Mon Repos Conservation Park (view park page)
Mon Repos Turtle Centre closure
Mouth of Baffle Creek Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shoalwater Bay Regional Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Wild Cattle Island National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests

Central Highlands

Blackdown Tableland National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Carnarvon Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Isla Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Ka Ka Mundi, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mazeppa National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Minerva Hills National Park (view park page)
Planned roadworks
Mount Moffatt, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Nuga Nuga National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Salvator Rosa, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests

Mackay/Proserpine

Cape Hillsborough National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Sunrise Wallaby Experience temporarily closed
Cape Palmerston National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Cape Upstart National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Cape Upstart National Park, State Creek Area feral animal control program
Cathu State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Conway National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Conway circuit (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Dryander National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Eungella National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Temporary Closure - Finch Hatton Gorge Walking Tracks
Gloucester Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Homevale National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lindeman Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mackay Highlands Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mackay Islands National Parks (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mia Mia State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Molle Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Newry Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Smoke from South Cumberland and Newry Islands National Park, 4 May 2020 to 30 June 2020
Repulse Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Smith Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
South Cumberland Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Smoke from South Cumberland and Newry Islands National Park, 4 May 2020 to 30 June 2020
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Planned Burn - Smoke from Whitsunday Islands National Park, 2nd to 26th June 2020
The Whitsunday Craig Trail construction works
Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
The Whitsunday Craig Trail construction works
Whitsunday national park islands (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Planned Burn - Smoke from Whitsunday Islands National Park, 2nd to 26th June 2020
The Whitsunday Craig Trail construction works

North Queensland

Atherton and Evelyn tablelands parks and forests (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Crater Lakes National Park Visitor Facilities - What is closed?
Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Blackbraes National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Canyon Resources Reserve (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park (view park page)
Chillagoe Cave tours will recommence from 13 June 2020
Cooktown area parks (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Crater Lakes National Park Visitor Facilities - What is closed?
Daintree National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Closure: Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park
Danbulla National Park and State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Davies Creek National Park, Dinden National Park, Dinden West Forest Reserve and Bare Hill Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Frankland Group National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Temporary closure: Kearneys Falls walking track, Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park
Halifax Bay Wetlands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Herberton Range National Park, Herberton Range Conservation Park, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Temporary closure: top section of Trail 12, Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park, Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve, Herberton Range State Forest
Hope Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Snapper Island planned burn
Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure due to pest control activities: Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park
Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park (view park page)
Safety advice - bridge damage along Twin Bridges track: Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park
Lake Eacham, Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Crater Lakes National Park Visitor Facilities - What is closed?
Macalister Range National Park (view park page)
Planned burn notification: Macalister Range National Park
Mangkalba (Cedar Bay), Ngalba Bulal National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of camping bookings within Cape York Biosecurity determination area
Misty Mountains wilderness tracks (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Two tonne load limit restriction on vehicles accessing Cochable Creek day-use area access road: Tully Gorge National Park
Temporary track closure for repairs: Djilgarrin track, Misty Mountains wilderness tracks
Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Closure: Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park
Palmer Goldfield Resources Reserve (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Palmerston (Doongan), Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Princess Hills, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Rungulla National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Russell River National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Speewah Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Alligators Nest barbeque facilities not available: Tully Gorge National Park
Two tonne load limit restriction on vehicles accessing Cochable Creek day-use area access road: Tully Gorge National Park
Tully section, Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Alligators Nest barbeque facilities not available: Tully Gorge National Park
Undara Volcanic National Park (view park page)
Recommencement of guided lava tube tours, Undara Volcanic National Park
Temporary cancellation: guided lava tube tours, Undara Volcanic National Park
Wairuna, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Temporary closure: Kearneys Falls walking track, Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park

Outback Queensland

Bladensburg National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park camping areas temporarily closed
Culgoa Floodplain National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Currawinya National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shower Closures - due to COVID-19
Diamantina National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Expedition National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lonesome Lookout closed for Construction work
Forest Den National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Hell Hole Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Idalia National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lake Murphy Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lawn Hill Gorge, Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park camping areas temporarily closed
Lochern National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mariala National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Moorrinya National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Moorrinya National Park reopened to camping at reduced capacity
Munga-Thirri National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Munga-Thirri National Park aerial burn
Parks of Central West Queensland (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Riversleigh World Heritage Site, Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park camping areas temporarily closed
Thrushton National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Welford National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests

Sunshine Coast

Amamoor State Forest and National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Auburn River National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests (view park page)
Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forest Visitor Facililties - What is open and what is closed?
Glass House Mountains lookout track temporarily closed
Brooyar State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Brooyar Forest Drive road works
Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Conondale National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Cooloola Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Red Canyon closed
Bribie Island and Cooloola recreation areas - vehicle access permits
Cordalba State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Tibrogargan carpark temporarily closed
Great Sandy Marine Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Heavy vehicle detour on Sunday Creek Road
Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Camping changes for Inskip Peninsula camping area
Jimna State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Dundonga Creek Walk Closed
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lake Boomanjin toilet block closed
Indian Head (Tukkee Wurro) walking track closed
Dundonga Creek Walk Closed
Kondalilla National Park (view park page)
Kondalilla National Park Visitor Facilities - Rockpools closed
Mapleton National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mount Coolum National Park (view park page)
Mount Coolum National Park including Marcoola Section planned burns
Mt Coolum National Park Marcoola Section feral animal control
Mount Walsh National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mouth of Kolan River Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Noosa NP visitor facilities - what is open and what is closed
Noosa National Park planned burns
Noosa National Park East Weyba Section feral animal control program
Parklands Conservation Park (view park page)
Parklands Conservation Park - planned burning
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Tewantin National Park (view park page)
Tewantin National Park planned burns
Tolderodden Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Tuan State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Woody Island (Tooliewah) and Little Woody Island (Walangoora), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests

West of Brisbane

Barakula State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shower Closures - due to COVID-19
Bunya Mountains National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shower Closures - due to COVID-19
Closure of Scenic Circuit walking Track - Bunya Mountains National Park
Walking track closure
Crows Nest National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shower Closures - due to COVID-19
Girraween National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shower Closures - due to COVID-19
Glen Rock State Forest (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lake Broadwater Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Main Range National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lookout road closed for road maintenance
Gap Creek Falls Walking Track Closure
Moogerah Peaks National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Mount Barney National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Lower Portals camping area temporarily closed
Planned Maintenance along Yellow Pinch walking track.
Sundown National Park (view park page)
Camping re-opening in Queensland's parks and forests
Shower Closures - due to COVID-19
Last updated:
7 June 2020