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Wooroonooran National Park visitor facilities: what is open, what is closed?

Applies 8 April to 12 June 2020

This alert applies to the following parks:

Due to COVID-19 risk and social distancing requirements, certain visitor facilities within Wooroonooran National Park are closed until further notice. This is a necessary precaution to safeguard the health and safety of the community. From Saturday 2 May 2020, some previously closed sites will re-open, see list below.

Closed due to high risk:

  • All camping areas
  • Josephine Falls section including day-use area, walking track and swimming area.

Open from Saturday 2 May 2020:

  • Goldsborough Valley section including day-use area and walking tracks
  • Mount Bartle Frere trail
  • Behana Gorge.

We ask that people do not attempt to visit any of the areas that are closed, unless authorised, for their and their community's safety and protection. Compliance with the closures will be monitored.

We thank park users and the community for their support and cooperation during this time.

For more information follow Queensland Health directives to stay up to date with the latest COVID-19 advice.

Check the Department of Environment and Science website and park alerts regularly for updates.

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Last updated:
28 May 2020