Safety alert: poison fire coral fungus found in the Stoney Creek catchment, Barron Gorge National Park

Category:
Announcement
Applies:
26 February to 30 April 2021
Published:
26 February 2021 12:07pm
Updated:
1 April 2021 9:20am
ID:
20613

This alert applies to the following park:

The poison fire coral fungus has been found in the Stoney Creek catchment. Never touch this fungus as it is extremely poisonous to touch and can be deadly if ingested. The fungus is red, coral shaped and grows at the base of rainforest trees.

Always supervise children closely. 

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