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Upcoming wet season closure: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Closure status: Entire park will be closed to the public
- Park or facility closure
- 1 December 2020 to 19 June 2021
- 16 November 2020 11:59am
This alert applies to the following park:
- Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)Tropical North Queensland
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) will close for the wet season on 1 December 2020.
The following camping areas are anticipated to reopen 20 June 2021, subject to road and weather conditions:
- Jerry Lagoon
- Twin Lagoons 1
- Twin Lagoons 2
- 10 Mile Junction
- Old Archer Crossing
- Mango Lagoon 1
- Mango Lagoon 2
- First Coen River
- Second Coen River
- Chong Swamp
The following camping areas are also anticipated to reopen 20 June 2021, however a 1 month booking horizon has been placed on these sites as access is often severely impacted post-wet season, requiring an extension to the wet season closure:
- Vardons Lagoon
- Governors Waterhole
- Horsetailer Waterhole
Please monitor park alerts for current information.
For further information please contact the Coen Ranger Base on (07) 4060 1137.
In an emergency situation, call 000.
For the latest information on fires in your area please contact QFES.
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