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Around Brisbane

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Local Fire Ban extended until 5 October 2019 for protected areas in Moreton Bay
Ocean Beach campsites 11 to 64 remain closed due to fire threat
Bunyaville Conservation Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in the North Brisbane areas
Burleigh Head National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in the North Brisbane areas
AK Break and Rods Yards Lower Break closed
Planned upgrade of the Maiala day-use-area - 2 September update
Camp Mountain Lookout closed for maintenance
Planned maintenance to the Mill Rainforest Walk - Mount Mee
Planned upgrade of the Maiala day-use-area
Planned upgrade to the Gantry day-use area
Daisy Hill Conservation Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in Scenic Rim and South Brisbane areas
Supply your own firewood
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Park closed due to wildfire
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
Planned upgrade - Green Mountains Camping Area Ecotourism Revitalisation Project
Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Park closed due to wildfire
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
Planned upgrade - Green Mountains Camping Area Ecotourism Revitalisation Project
Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
Minjerribah Recreation Area (view park page)
Local Fire Ban extended until 5 October 2019 for protected areas in Moreton Bay
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Local Fire Ban extended until 5 October 2019 for protected areas in Moreton Bay
Naree Budjong Djara National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban extended until 5 October 2019 for protected areas in Moreton Bay
Nerang National Park and Nerang State Forest (view park page)
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
Planned upgrade to mountain bike trails in Nerang National Park
Pine Ridge Conservation Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
Samford Conservation Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in the North Brisbane areas
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
Tamborine National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban for protected areas in the Gold Coast area
Teerk Roo Ra National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban extended until 5 October 2019 for protected areas in Moreton Bay
Venman Bushland National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in Scenic Rim and South Brisbane areas
Supply your own firewood

Around Townsville

Bowling Green Bay National Park (view park page)
High fire danger Bowling Green Bay National Park
Temporary closure Alligator Creek Camping Area, Mt Elliot Section, Bowling Green Bay National Park
Cape Pallarenda Conservation Park (view park page)
Townsville Town Common and Cape Pallarenda Conservation Parks trail maintenance
Cardwell State Forest (view park page)
Safety advice - no swimming at Spa Pool: Cardwell Forest Drive, Cardwell State Forest
Dalrymple National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Jourama Falls, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Current fire ban: Paluma Range National Park
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Current fire ban: Paluma Range National Park
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Current fire ban: Paluma Range National Park
Porcupine Gorge National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Townsville Town Common Conservation Park (view park page)
Townsville Town Common and Cape Pallarenda Conservation Parks trail maintenance
White Mountains National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban

Cape York Peninsula

Cape York Peninsula parks (view park page)
Park alerts for Cape York Peninsula parks are published on individual park pages
Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Current fire ban: Mutton Hole Wetlands Conservation Park
Current fire ban: Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL)
Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve (view park page)
Wildfire activity: Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve
Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary fire ban at all camping areas due to excessive fuel load: Kutini-Payamu (Iron Range) National Park (CYPAL)
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Cattle mustering - Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Temporary closure: Twelve Mile camping area sites 7 and 8, Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)
Temporary closure: Low Lake day-use area and car park, Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)

Central Coast

Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Bulburin National Park partial closure of access roads
Fire Ban in Bulburin National Park
Capricornia Cays National Park (view park page)
Campground closure for redevelopment works on Lady Musgrave Island, Capricornia Cays National Park - 14th to 25th October 2019
Castle Tower National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition for Deepwater, Eurimbula, Castle Tower NP and Baffle Creek CP
Curtis Island National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Joey Lees Campground, Curtis Island closed 25-28 October 2018
Deepwater National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition for Deepwater, Eurimbula, Castle Tower NP and Baffle Creek CP
Eurimbula National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition for Deepwater, Eurimbula, Castle Tower NP and Baffle Creek CP
Kalpowar State Forest (view park page)
Fire Prohibition
Kroombit Tops National Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition
Mon Repos Conservation Park (view park page)
Turtle Trail closure due to Mon Repos Turtle Centre redevelopment works.
Access to Mon Repos Information Centre
Mouth of Baffle Creek Conservation Park (view park page)
Fire Prohibition for Deepwater, Eurimbula, Castle Tower NP and Baffle Creek CP

Central Highlands

Blackdown Tableland National Park (view park page)
Blackdown Tableland National Park temporary closure
Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Isla Gorge National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Ka Ka Mundi, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Minerva Hills National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Mount Moffatt, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Fire prohibition - Mount Moffatt section, Carnarvon National Park
Nuga Nuga National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Salvator Rosa, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire

Mackay/Proserpine

Conway National Park (view park page)
Feral animal control in Conway and Dryander National Parks and Dryander State Forest
Temporary closure of Kingfisher Circuit at Conway National Park.
Conway National Park day use area including the Coastal Fringe and Haywood Gully tracks will be temporarily closed.
Dryander National Park (view park page)
Feral animal control in Conway and Dryander National Parks and Dryander State Forest
Gloucester Islands National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island
Lindeman Islands National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island
Molle Islands National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island
Repulse Islands National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island
Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island
Whitsunday national park islands (view park page)
Planned Burn - North Molle Island, Lindeman Island, East and South Repulse Island, Hook Island

North Queensland

Barron Gorge National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Barron Gorge boardwalk, Barron Gorge National Park
Blackbraes National Park (view park page)
Very high fire danger
Local fire ban
Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure: lower river circuit track, Mossman Gorge section, Daintree National Park
Forty Mile Scrub National Park (view park page)
Park affected by wildfire - Forty Mile Scrub National Park
Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Kearneys Falls walking track, Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park
Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure update: Nitchaga and Wall Creek bush camping, Koombooloomba National Park bush camping area, Koombooloomba Conservation Park camping area, Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park
Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park (view park page)
Safety advice: West Black Mountain Road only suitable for four-wheel drive vehicles, Kuranda National Park and Mowbray National Park
Mangkalba (Cedar Bay), Ngalba Bulal National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Mangkalba (Cedar Bay) walking track and Granite Creek camping area: Ngalba Bulal National Park
Temporary closure: Mangkalba (Cedar Bay) camping area, Granite Creek camping area and Home Rule track, Ngalba Bulal National Park
Mossman Gorge, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure: lower river circuit track, Mossman Gorge section, Daintree National Park
Tully Falls National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure update: Nitchaga and Wall Creek bush camping, Koombooloomba National Park bush camping area, Koombooloomba Conservation Park camping area, Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park
Tully Gorge National Park (view park page)
Safety setback area opposite Tully Gorge camping and day-use area: Tully Gorge National Park
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Kearneys Falls walking track, Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park

Outback Queensland

Bladensburg National Park (view park page)
Open fires prohibited in Bladensburg, Welford, Idalia and Lochern National Parks
Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Camooweal Caves National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Diamantina National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Expedition National Park (view park page)
Fire prohibition - Lonesome and Beilba sections, Expedition National Park
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Idalia National Park (view park page)
Open fires prohibited in Bladensburg, Welford, Idalia and Lochern National Parks
Lake Murphy Conservation Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Lochern National Park (view park page)
Open fires prohibited in Bladensburg, Welford, Idalia and Lochern National Parks
Moorrinya National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Munga-Thirri National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban
Welford National Park (view park page)
Open fires prohibited in Bladensburg, Welford, Idalia and Lochern National Parks

Sunshine Coast

Amamoor State Forest and National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Auburn River National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Fire prohibition
Beerburrum and Beerwah State Forests (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Bellthorpe National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Boat Mountain Conservation Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Brooyar State Forest (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to Palm Beach Road.
Severe fire conditions in Burrum Coast National Park, fires not permitted
Conondale National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Planned harvesting operations and closure of walking tracks
Unplanned closure to Mt Allan fire tower
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Conondale Range Great Walk CLOSED
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Unplanned closure to Mt Allan fire tower
Cooloola Great Walk (view park page)
Local fire ban in place for protected areas in Great Sandy area
Cooloola Great Walk temporary closure
Cooloola Great Walk and Cooloola Wilderness Trail Seasonal Restriction
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Bushfire Closures
Local fire ban in place for protected areas in Great Sandy area
Cooloola Great Walk temporary closure
Cooloola Great Walk and Cooloola Wilderness Trail Seasonal Restriction
Dislodged Rocks - Teewah Beach Camping Zone
Cordalba State Forest (view park page)
Fire ban in Cordalba State Forest and Cordalba National Park
Currimundi Lake (Kathleen McArthur) Conservation Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Dularcha National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Eumundi Regional Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Heavy vehicle detour on Sunday Creek Road.
Planned harvesting operations and closure of walking tracks
Unplanned closure to Mt Allan fire tower
Inskip Peninsula Recreation Area (view park page)
Local fire ban in place for protected areas in Great Sandy area
Jack Smith Scrub Regional Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Jimna State Forest (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk (view park page)
Local fire ban in place for protected areas in Great Sandy area
Kgari (Fraser Island) Great Walk
Kgari (Fraser Island) Great Walk
Total fire prohibition - K'gari (Fraser Island)
Dingo safety
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban in place for protected areas in Great Sandy area
Kgari (Fraser Island) Great Walk
Kgari (Fraser Island) Great Walk
Total fire prohibition - K'gari (Fraser Island)
Dingo safety
Increased wongari (dingo) activity
South Waddy Access Track Closed
Kondalilla National Park (view park page)
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk closed.
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Mapleton Falls National Park (view park page)
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk closed.
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Mapleton National Park (view park page)
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk closed.
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Mooloolah River National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Mount Coolum National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Mouth of Kolan River Conservation Park (view park page)
Fire ban in the Mouth of Kolan River Conservation Park
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Parklands Conservation Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Sunshine Coast Hinterland Great Walk closed.
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Tewantin National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
"Forest harvesting operations in Yurol and Ringtail State Forests"
The Palms National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Tolderodden Conservation Park (view park page)
Fire prohibition
Tuan State Forest (view park page)
Fire prohibition
Tuchekoi National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Woody Island and Little Woody Island, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban in place for protected areas in Great Sandy area
Woondum National Park (view park page)
Fire Ban for protected areas across the Sunshine Coast
Yarraman State Forest (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires

West of Brisbane

Barakula State Forest (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Benarkin State Forest (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Bunya Mountains National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Walking track closure
Firewood no longer supplied in Bunya Mountains National Park
Crows Nest National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Crows Nest Creek unsafe for swimming
Girraween National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Park closed due to wildfire
Temporary camping area closures in Girraween National Park
Glen Rock State Forest (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Fire weather danger. Open fires prohibited.
Lockyer National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Main Range National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Planned upgrade to Mt Castle car park: Goomburra section
Closures due to fire danger
Traffic on Dalrymple and Cascades walking tracks: Goomburra section
Moogerah Peaks National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in Scenic Rim and South Brisbane areas
Mount Barney National Park (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in Scenic Rim and South Brisbane areas
Plunkett Conservation Park, Wickham National Park and Wickham Timber Reserve (view park page)
Local fire ban for protected areas in Scenic Rim and South Brisbane areas
Ravensbourne National Park (view park page)
Community Service Announcement - Wildfire in Ravensourne National Park
Local fire ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fire
Sundown National Park (view park page)
Local Fire Ban: prohibition on the lighting, maintenance and use of open fires
Last updated:
19 September 2019