Planned burn – Coochin Hills Section, Glass House Mountains NP

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

Category:
Fire closure or access restriction
Applies:
1 April to 30 June 2022
Published:
31 March 2022 3:25pm
ID:
21828

This alert applies to the following park:

Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service (QPWS) will conduct a planned burn in the coming weeks as part of the annual hazard reduction/conservation management program for parks and forests. These burns are being undertaken to help protect life and property in the event of a wildfire.

During the planned burn, Coochin Hills section of the Glass House Mountains National Park will be closed to public access.

Smoke may be seen in the vicinity of Beerwah, Landsborough and Glass House Area. Persons with respiratory or other health problems should seek medical advice on mitigating the effects of smoke inhalation.

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

Please monitor park alerts on the department's website for updated information.

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