Wildfire Alert - Camping and road closures

Closure status: A facility or feature within the park is closed

Fire closure or access restriction
18 October to 18 November 2020
18 October 2020 2:45pm
25 October 2020 2:12pm

This alert applies to the following park:

Due to a current wildfire the following camping areas and roads are temporarily closed:

  • Wathumba, Bowal and Awinya camping areas
  • Beach Camping Zone 7 (Wyuna and Burad)
  • Dundubara camping area
  • Platypus Bay Road
  • Wathumba Road
  • Awinya Road
  • Wungul / Bowarrady walking tracks.

Wildfire mitigation activities are in progress and areas will be reopened once conditions are considered safe.

All permits for closed areas are being transferred to alternative camping areas where possible.  

To request a refund please log into your account at www.qld.gov.au/camping.  Commercial tour operators and other permit or agreement holders are not permitted to enter closed areas.

Please observe all signage, barriers and directions from rangers and do not enter closed areas.

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Emergency services

In an emergency situation, call 000.


For the latest information on fires in your area please contact QFES.

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