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COVID-19 impacts - QLD national parks, state forests and recreation areas. Check the latest information and updates.

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Around Brisbane

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Camping closures
Bribie Island Recreation Area Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Bunyaville Conservation Park (view park page)
Planned upgrades to underground sewer lines
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Walkabout Creek Discovery Centre closure
Road closures Mt Mee section of D'Aguilar National Park
Bellbird Grove day-use area temporarily closed due to facility upgrades
Westside track closed between the Western Window and Lawton Road
Maiala day use area Partial re-opening
Daisy Hill Conservation Park (view park page)
Daisy Hill Conservation Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
David Fleay Wildlife Park (view park page)
David Fleay Wildlife Park closure
Tallebudgera Creek Conservation Park closed for through walks
Fort Lytton National Park (view park page)
Temporary suspension of public events and activities at Fort Lytton National Park
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Springbrook National Park Visitor Facilities - what is open and what is closed?
Camping closures
Binna Burra section closed due to wildfire
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Binna Burra section closed due to wildfire
Minjerribah Recreation Area (view park page)
Camping closures
North Stradbroke Island (Minjerribah) COVID-19 Restriction
Moreton Bay Marine Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Camping closures
Nerang National Park (view park page)
Storm damage to shared and mountain-bike trails
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Springbrook National Park Visitor Facilities - what is open and what is closed?
Camping closures
Tallebudgera Creek and David Fleay conservation parks (view park page)
Tallebudgera Creek Conservation Park closed for through walks
Tamborine National Park (view park page)
Tamborine National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Teerk Roo Ra National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Venman Bushland National Park (view park page)
All BBQs in Venman Bushland National Park closed until further notice

Around Townsville

Barnard Island Group National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Blencoe Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Bowling Green Bay National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises at Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest
Cardwell State Forest (view park page)
Wet season safety information - significant stream rises: Cardwell Forest Drive and Five Mile day-use area
Wet season safety information - road conditions: Cardwell Forest Drive, Cardwell State Forest
Dalrymple National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Family Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Girramay National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary closure: Murray Falls camping and day-use area, Girramay National Park
Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises at Stony Creek swimming hole, Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
Goold Island National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Murray Falls, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary closure: Murray Falls camping and day-use area, Girramay National Park
Orpheus Island National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Porcupine Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises at Stony Creek swimming hole, Wallaman Falls, Girringun National Park
Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
White Mountains National Park (view park page)
Camping closures

Cape York Peninsula

Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season closure: Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
Cape York Peninsula parks (view park page)
Camping closures
Park alerts for Cape York Peninsula parks are published on individual park pages
Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure: Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL)
Flinders Group National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping closures
Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve (view park page)
Camping closures
Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping closures
Lizard Island National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season closure: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping closures
Wet season closure: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Three Islands Group National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Turtle Group National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Wuthara Island National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Camping closures

Central Coast

Broad Sound Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Park closure due to wildfire damage
Byfield National Park, Conservation Park and State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Capricornia Cays National Park (view park page)
Full and partial campground closures, North West Island from 1 June - 17 October 2020
Camping closures
Shark incident North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park
Castle Tower National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Charon Point Regional Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Curtis Island National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Shark incident North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park
Deepwater National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Eurimbula National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Goodedulla National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Kalpowar State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Keppel Bay Islands National Park and Keppel Bay Islands National Park (Scientific) (view park page)
Camping closures
Shark incident North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mon Repos Conservation Park (view park page)
Mon Repos Turtle Centre closure
Mouth of Baffle Creek Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Shoalwater Bay Regional Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Wild Cattle Island National Park (view park page)
Camping closures

Central Highlands

Blackdown Tableland National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Smoke advice - planned burning at Blackdown Tableland National Park
Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Carnarvon Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Isla Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Ka Ka Mundi, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mazeppa National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mount Moffatt, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Nuga Nuga National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Salvator Rosa, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Salvator Rosa section, Carnarvon National Park CLOSED due to recent flooding.

Mackay/Proserpine

Cape Hillsborough National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Sunrise Wallaby Experience temporarily closed
Cape Palmerston National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Cape Upstart National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Cathu State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Conway National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Annual planned burn Mt Roper Section Conway National Park and Conway Conservation Park
Conway circuit (view park page)
Camping closures
Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Dryander National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Eungella National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Gloucester Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Homevale National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Lindeman Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mackay Highlands Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Mackay Islands National Parks (view park page)
Camping closures
Mia Mia State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Molle Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Newry Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Repulse Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Smith Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
South Cumberland Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
The Whitsunday Craig Trail construction works
Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail (view park page)
Camping closures
The Whitsunday Craig Trail construction works
Whitsunday national park islands (view park page)
Camping closures
The Whitsunday Craig Trail construction works

North Queensland

Atherton and Evelyn tablelands parks and forests (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary visitor centre closure: Lake Eacham nursery, Crater Lakes National Park
Barron Gorge National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Barron Gorge boardwalk, Barron Gorge National Park
Bartle Frere trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Blackbraes National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Canyon Resources Reserve (view park page)
Camping closures
Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Chillagoe Hub visitor centre and Ranger-guided cave tours, Chillagoe-Mungana Caves National Park
Cooktown area parks (view park page)
Camping closures
Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of toilet for maintenance: Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park
Temporary visitor centre closure: Lake Eacham nursery, Crater Lakes National Park
Daintree National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Daintree National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Danbulla National Park and State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Danbulla National Park and State Forest Visitor Facilities - What is closed?
Temporary road closures due to wet conditions: Danbulla National Park
Davies Creek National Park and Dinden National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Frankland Group National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary closure: Kearneys Falls walking track, Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park
Halifax Bay Wetlands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Herberton Range National Park, Herberton Range Conservation Park, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve (view park page)
Camping closures
Hope Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park (view park page)
Wet season closure: Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park
Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of toilet for maintenance: Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park
Lake Eacham, Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Temporary visitor centre closure: Lake Eacham nursery, Crater Lakes National Park
Mangkalba (Cedar Bay), Ngalba Bulal National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Misty Mountains wilderness tracks (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary closure of Cochable Creek day-use area access road: Tully Gorge National Park
Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Daintree National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Mount Lewis National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Mount Lewis Road, Mount Lewis National Park
Palmer Goldfield Resources Reserve (view park page)
Camping closures
Palmerston (Doongan), Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Princess Hills, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Rungulla National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Russell River National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Snapper Island, Hope Islands National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Speewah Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary closure of Cochable Creek day-use area access road: Tully Gorge National Park
Tully section, Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Undara Volcanic National Park (view park page)
Temporary cancellation: guided lava tube tours, Undara Volcanic National Park
Wairuna, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Temporary closure: Kearneys Falls walking track, Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park

Outback Queensland

Bladensburg National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park temporarily closed
Culgoa Floodplain National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Currawinya National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Currawinya National Park closed due to wet conditions and flood damage
Flood damage - Currawinya National Park
Diamantina National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Diamantina National Park temporarily closed
Expedition National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Forest Den National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Hell Hole Gorge National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Idalia National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Lake Murphy Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Lawn Hill Gorge, Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Lochern National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mariala National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Moorrinya National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Munga-Thirri National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Munga-Thirri National Park temporarily closed
Parks of Central West Queensland (view park page)
Camping closures
Riversleigh World Heritage Site, Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Thrushton National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Welford National Park (view park page)
Camping closures

Sunshine Coast

Amamoor State Forest and National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Auburn River National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests (view park page)
Camping closures
Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Brooyar State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Conondale National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Cooloola Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Cooloola Recreation Area Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Cooloola Recreation Area Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Dump Ezy Construction - Noosa North Shore
Cordalba State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Ex-HMAS Brisbane Conservation Park (view park page)
Ex-HMAS Brisbane Conservation Park
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Great Sandy Marine Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Ex HMAS Tobruk closed, Great Sandy Marine Park
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Heavy vehicle detour on Sunday Creek Road.
Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area (view park page)
Camping closures
Jimna State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
K'gari (Fraser Island) COVID-19 Restrictions
Marine stingers - 01 November to 31 May
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
K'gari (Fraser Island) COVID-19 Restrictions
Ngkala Rocks impassable, Zone 9 (Diray and Carree) CLOSED
Waddy Point walking tracks (beachfront to main campground) - Temporarily Closed
Lake Garawongera Scenic Drive CLOSED
Marine stingers - 01 November to 31 May
Kondalilla National Park (view park page)
Kondalilla National Park Visitor Facilities - What is closed?
Mapleton Falls National Park (view park page)
Mapleton Falls National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Mapleton National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mount Coolum National Park (view park page)
Mount Coolum National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Mount Walsh National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mouth of Kolan River Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Noosa National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Noosa National Park planned burns
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Camping closures
Tolderodden Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Tuan State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Woody Island (Tooliewah) and Little Woody Island (Walangoora), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Camping closures

West of Brisbane

Barakula State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Bunya Mountains National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Partial Closure, Scenic Circuit Walking Track - Bunya Mountains National Park
Walking track closure
Crows Nest National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Crows Nest National Park Visitor Facilities - What is closed?
Girraween National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Glen Rock State Forest (view park page)
Camping closures
Lake Broadwater Conservation Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Main Range National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Main Range National Park Visitor Facilities - What is open and what is closed?
Crest toilet closed for repair
Temporary walking track closures
Road closure due to wet weather
Moogerah Peaks National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Main public access into Mt Edwards section of Moogerah Peaks National Park is closed
All BBQs at the Mount French section of Moogerah Peaks National Park closed until further notice
Mount Barney National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Mount Barney National Park partially closed
Sundown National Park (view park page)
Camping closures
Last updated:
6 April 2020