Temporary closure of walking tracks and camping areas: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park

Closure status: A facility or feature within the park will be closed

Park or facility closure
19—22 June 2021
11 June 2021 9:58am

This alert applies to the following parks:

The Juwun (Herbert River Gorge) and Jambal (snake) walks section of the Wet Tropics Great Walk, including bush camping areas, in Girringun National Park will be temporarily closed from 19 June to 22 June 2021. This temporary closure is to allow for the conduct of an aerial pest shooting program within the confines of the gorge and extending down river into the lower Herbert.

The following areas will be closed from Saturday 19 June to Tuesday 22 June 2021 (dates inclusive):

  • Juwun (Herbert River Gorge) and Jambal (snake) walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk
  • Blanket Creek walkers' camp
  • Herbert River camping zone
  • Pack Trail walkers' camp
  • Stoney Creek walkers' camp
  • Yamanie walkers' camp

All areas will reopen on Wednesday 23 June 2021.

We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

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