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Great Walk closed due to high winds and very high fire danger

Applies until 16 September 2019.

This alert applies to the following parks:

Due to very high fire danger and increased risk of severe wildfire, all sections of the Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk are temporarily closed until the fire danger lowers. All campgrounds on the great walk are also closed until further notice.

All permits for closed areas are suspended for the duration of the closure. To apply for a refund or camping credit, contact camping support at qpws@npsr.qld.gov.au. Commercial tour operators and other permit or agreement holders are not permitted to enter closed areas.

In high fire danger conditions, any wildfires in the surrounding forest will be very dangerous and fast moving. For your safety, please observe all signage, barriers and directions from rangers, and do not enter closed areas.

Last updated
11 September 2019