Thorsborne Trail seasonal closure
Closure status: A facility or feature within the park will be closed
- Park or facility closure
- 1 January to 29 February 2024
- 19 July 2023 6:06pm
This alert applies to the following parks:
- Hinchinbrook Island National ParkTropical North Queensland
- Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National ParkTropical North Queensland
From 2024, the Thorsborne Trail will be closed from 1 January - 29 February due to the high risk of unsafe conditions over this period.
Seasonal conditions during these months bring extreme heat and regular heavy rainfall - hikers are often unable to cross creeks and are at the highest risk of heat-related injuries.
Extreme weather events are also more likely during these months.
Please visit this park's page on the department's website for more park safety information.
In an emergency situation, call 000.
For the latest information on fires in your area please contact QFES.