Temporary closure - Waddy Point beachfront camping area

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

Park or facility closure
1—31 March 2023
24 February 2023 4:54pm

This alert applies to the following park:

The Waddy Point Beachfront camping area is temporarily closed between 01 March and 31 March 2023 due to increased wongari (dingo) activity.

Alternative camping is available at Waddy Point Top (fenced) camping area and Beach Camping Zone 8 (Marloo, Ocean Lake and Duling).

The wongari situation is being monitored closely by rangers and all interactions should be reported to QPWS rangers on (07) 4127 9150 or dingo.ranger@des.qld.gov.au

Remember K’gari is their place, give wongari space – do not approach wongari at any time.

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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