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Temporary closure of Kirrama Range Road access: Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park

Applies until 28 January 2020.

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There is no access to Blencoe Falls camping area via the Kirrama Range Road from Monday 28 October to Tuesday 28 January 2020. The Kirrama Range Road will be closed for landslip repair works by the Cassowary Coast Regional Council as part of the NDRRA disaster relief funding. Travellers who intend to visit Blencoe Falls will need to seek an alternative route via the Kennedy and Palmerston Highways to Mount Garnet. From Mount Garnet follow Gunnawarra Road (from its junction with the Kennedy Highway, 4km west of Mount Garnet) 55km, then turn left onto Kirrama -Cashmere Road. Travel 45km to the signposted track to the Blencoe Falls and Herbert River Gorge lookouts. From here either turn and follow the track 5.2km to the lookout parking area, or continue another 1.4km to Blencoe Falls camping area.

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Last updated
24 October 2019