Porcupine Gorge NP wet weather seasonal creek rises

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Other
Applies:
3 January to 1 April 2023
Published:
3 January 2023 2:58pm
ID:
22655

This alert applies to the following park:

During the North Queensland wet season local heavy rainfall may cause significant stream rises at Porcupine Gorge National Park ,During and after heavy rain, creek conditions change and become dangerous. Fast flowing, rapidly rising water with strong currents can occur. At these times, to stay safe, do not enter the water. Visitors are urged to always use caution around waterways. Always supervise children closely.

Check weather conditions on www.bom.qld.gov.au before visiting.

Read more on your safety while visiting our Parks here Safety during extreme weather | Parks and forests | Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (des.qld.gov.au)

And remember, if it's flooded forget it.

 

 

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