Walking track and remote bush camping update - Lamington National Park

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

Park or facility closure
1 September to 2 December 2022
1 September 2022 4:11pm

This alert applies to the following park:

As a result of significant rain events between February and May 2022, some walking tracks and remote bush camping sites will remain temporarily closed until declared safe. High amounts of rainfall have caused numerous landslips and large tree falls across the walking tracks.

QPWS rangers are currently assessing and working on repairing damage caused to the walking track system.

Closed walking tracks in the Binna Burra section:

  • Gwongoorool Pool track
  • Illinbah circuit

All other walking tracks within Lamington National Park are open.

Closed remote bush camping site in Lamington National Park:

  • Illinbah 
  • Darlington

All other remote bush camping sites are open.

Planned upgrades on a section of the Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walks between Nixons Creek and Nerang - Muwillumbah Rd have been completed and the track is open for visitors to access.

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

Commercial tour operators and other permit or agreement holders are not permitted to enter closed areas.

Park alerts will be regularly updated regarding conditions on park. The next update will be provided by Friday the 2nd of December.

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