Lochern tourist drive (Eastern section) remains closed due to flood damage.
Closure status: A facility or feature within the park is closed
- Park or facility closure
- 28 April to 9 June 2023
- 3 May 2023 11:44am
- 25 May 2023 12:57pm
This alert applies to the following park:
- Lochern National ParkOutback Queensland
The Eastern section of the Lochern tourist drive remains closed due to flood damage and wet conditions after major rainfalls and flooding of the Thomson River. This closure will continue up to and including Friday 26 May 2023, when conditions will be reviewed. The longer, Western section of the tourist drive is open and is accessible from the Ranger Base Information Centre or from the very southern end of Waterloo Road.
Please monitor park alerts for updates and check Bureau of Meteorology for weather warnings and forecasts before visiting.
Read more on your safety while visiting our Park here Safety during extreme weather | Parks and forests | Department of Environment and Science, Queensland (des.qld.gov.au)
In an emergency situation, call 000.
For the latest information on fires in your area please contact QFES.
- Camping bookings
- Book online at www.qld.gov.au/camping