Skip links and keyboard navigation

Park alerts

Before you leave home check the park alerts below for the latest information on access, closures and conditions.

Check current weather and road conditions before you travel:

Receive park alert updates by following @QldParkAlerts on Twitter or by subscribing to one of the park alerts RSS feeds.

Around Brisbane

Bribie Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Very large high tides affecting beach driving on Bribie Island
D'Aguilar National Park (view park page)
Planned roadworks on AK Break within D'Aguilar National Park.
Planned roadworks on Rods Yards break (lower) within D'Aguilar National Park.
Gold Coast Hinterland Great Walk (view park page)
Planned Burn - Binna Burra (Egg Rock)
Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
Binna Burra Road now open
Gold Coast - Springbrook Road now open
Lamington National Park (view park page)
Planned Burn - Binna Burra (Egg Rock)
Access to Green Mountains section is via Lamington National Park Road ONLY
Planned upgrade to Lamington National Park Visitor Facilities.
Binna Burra Road now open
Annual seasonal closure period for all Lamington bush camping areas
Walking track update (ex-TC Debbie) - Lamington National Park
Cyclone damage - Darlington and Illinbah remote bush camping areas in Lamington National Park
Moreton Island National Park and Recreation Area (view park page)
Very large high tides affecting beach driving on Moreton Island
Naree Budjong Djara National Park (view park page)
Very large high tides affecting beach driving on North Stradbroke Island
Springbrook National Park (view park page)
Gold Coast - Springbrook Road now open
Gwongorella picnic area now open
Tamborine National Park (view park page)
Limited parking at Cedar Creek

Around Townsville

Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest (view park page)
Wet season road conditions: Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises, Broadwater, Abergowrie State Forest
Dalrymple Gap walking track, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of walking track due to cyclone damage: Dalrymple Gap walking track, Girringun National Park
Girramay National Park (view park page)
Wet season road conditions: Murray Falls section, Girramay National Park
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises, Murray Falls section, Girramay National Park
Girringun National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of walking track due to cyclone damage: Dalrymple Gap walking track, Girringun National Park
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
Wet season closure: Wairuna section, Girringun National Park
Wet season closure: Princess Hills section, Girringun National Park
Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Shepherd Bay tracks closed
Juwun and Jambal walks, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
Mount Spec, Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Wet season road conditions: Big Crystal Creek and Little Crystal Creek, Paluma Range National Park
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises, Big Crystal Creek and Little Crystal Creek sections, Paluma Range National Park
Murray Falls, Girramay National Park (view park page)
Wet season road conditions: Murray Falls section, Girramay National Park
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises, Murray Falls section, Girramay National Park
Paluma Range National Park (view park page)
Wet season road conditions: Big Crystal Creek and Little Crystal Creek, Paluma Range National Park
Wet season safety information: significant stream rises, Big Crystal Creek and Little Crystal Creek sections, Paluma Range National Park
Thorsborne Trail, Hinchinbrook Island National Park (view park page)
Thorsborne Trail post rain event hiking conditions
Wallaman Falls Section, Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park
Wet Tropics Great Walk (view park page)
Wet season closure: Wet Tropics Great Walk, Girringun National Park

Cape York Peninsula

Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure: Cape Melville National Park (CYPAL)
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)
Wet season closure: Errk Oykangand National Park (CYPAL)
Jardine River National Park, Heathlands Resources Reserve and Jardine River Resources Reserve (view park page)
Temporary closure Hunter Falls area: Jardine River National Park
Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure: Oyala Thumotang National Park (CYPAL)
Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL) (view park page)
Wet season closure: Rinyirru (Lakefield) National Park (CYPAL)

Central Coast

Bulburin National Park (view park page)
Bulburin National Park partial closure of access roads
Forestry Harvesting
Capricornia Cays National Park (view park page)
Campground closure for redevelopment works on North West Island, Capricornia Cays National Park - 16 May 2019 to 30 August 2019
North West and Lady Musgrave Islands seasonal camping closure
Mast Head Island and beach and Erskine Island and beach Seasonal Closure
Goodedulla National Park (view park page)
Temporary Closure - Aerial Burn Planned
Mon Repos Conservation Park (view park page)
Turtle Encounter Tours for 2018-2019 Turtle season
Vehicle access changes at Mon Repos Conservation Park
Mount Archer National Park (view park page)
Planned burning in Mount Archer
Zamia Track Upgrade Works - Mt Archer National Park.
Mount Etna Caves National Park (view park page)
Cancellation of Bat Cleft Tours

Central Highlands

Carnarvon Gorge, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Some parts of Carnarvon Gorge remain closed due to recent wildfire
Mount Moffatt, Carnarvon National Park (view park page)
Section of High Country Drive is currently closed due to wildfire

Mackay/Proserpine

Crediton State Forest (view park page)
Mackay Highlands Great Walk - partial closure
Eungella National Park (view park page)
Mackay Highlands Great Walk - partial closure
Mackay Highlands Great Walk (view park page)
Mackay Highlands Great Walk - partial closure
Whitsunday Islands National Park (view park page)
Construction material unload and heli-lift at Southern Whitehaven Beach
Changes to Whitehaven Beach day-use, campground and Solway Circuit access
Whitsunday Ngaro Sea Trail (view park page)
Construction material unload and heli-lift at Southern Whitehaven Beach
Changes to Whitehaven Beach day-use, campground and Solway Circuit access
Whitsunday national park islands (view park page)
Construction material unload and heli-lift at Southern Whitehaven Beach
Changes to Whitehaven Beach day-use, campground and Solway Circuit access

North Queensland

Atherton and Evelyn tablelands parks and forests (view park page)
Tilapia control: Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park
Temporary closure Walsh River track due to unsafe conditions: Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve
Maintenance of mountain bike trails over the holiday period: Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park
Barron Gorge National Park (view park page)
Safety advice fallen trees Douglas and Smith walking tracks: Barron Gorge National Park
Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park (view park page)
Partial closure: Jindalba day-use area carpark, Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Wet season closure: Noah Beach camping area, Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Load limits on timber sections of Marrja boardwalk: Cape Tribulation section, Daintree National Park
Upcoming temporary closures: Marrja and Jindalba boardwalks, Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Tilapia control: Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park
Daintree National Park (view park page)
Partial closure: Jindalba day-use area carpark, Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Wet season closure: Noah Beach camping area, Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Load limits on timber sections of Marrja boardwalk: Cape Tribulation section, Daintree National Park
Upcoming temporary closures: Marrja and Jindalba boardwalks, Cape Tribulation, Daintree National Park
Danbulla National Park and State Forest (view park page)
Mt Edith and Kauri Creek Road closed
Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Walking track cautionary advice: Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park
Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure Kearneys Falls walking track: Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park
Walking track cautionary advice: Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park
Herberton Range National Park, Herberton Range Conservation Park, Herberton Range State Forest and Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve (view park page)
Temporary road closure: Herberton Range Ridge Road, Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve, Herberton Range State Forest
Temporary closure Walsh River track due to unsafe conditions: Baldy Mountain Forest Reserve
Maintenance of mountain bike trails over the holiday period: Atherton Forest Mountain Bike Park
Josephine Falls, Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of BBQ at Josephine Falls day-use area: Wooroonooran National Park
Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure of walking track: Keatings Lagoon Conservation Park
Koombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park (view park page)
Temporary closure Wall Creek Road and bush camping: Kooombooloomba National Park and Conservation Park
Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park (view park page)
Tilapia control: Lake Barrine, Crater Lakes National Park
Misty Mountains wilderness tracks (view park page)
Temporary closure of facilities in the Misty Mountains road network: Wooroonooran National Park
Mount Cook National Park (view park page)
Safety advice for Mount Cook walking track: Mount Cook National Park
Mount Lewis National Park (view park page)
Temporary partial closure of Mount Lewis Road: Mount Lewis National Park
Palmer Goldfield Resources Reserve (view park page)
Wet season closure: Palmer Goldfield Resources Reserve
Princess Hills, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Wet season closure: Princess Hills section, Girringun National Park
Rungulla National Park (view park page)
Wet season closure: Rungulla National Park
Wairuna, Girringun National Park (view park page)
Wet season closure: Wairuna section, Girringun National Park
Wooroonooran National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure Kearneys Falls walking track: Goldsborough Valley, Wooroonooran National Park
Temporary closure of facilities in the Misty Mountains road network: Wooroonooran National Park
Temporary closure of BBQ at Josephine Falls day-use area: Wooroonooran National Park
Walking track cautionary advice: Goldfield trail, Wooroonooran National Park
Temporary closure: West Maalan bridge, Wooroonooran National Park

Outback Queensland

Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Removal of floating bridge at Boodjamulla National Park
Currawinya National Park (view park page)
Lake Wyara and Lake Numalla are dry
Diamantina National Park (view park page)
Temporary Closure Warracoota Circuit Drive, Diamantina National Park
Lawn Hill Gorge, Boodjamulla (Lawn Hill) National Park (view park page)
Removal of floating bridge at Boodjamulla National Park
Munga-Thirri National Park (view park page)
Munga-Thirri National Park temporary closure

Sunshine Coast

Amamoor State Forest and Forest Reserve (view park page)
Planned maintenance Cedar Grove and Amamoor Creek camping areas
Brooyar State Forest (view park page)
Planned maintenance Glastonbury Creek camping area
Burrum Coast National Park (view park page)
Planned maintenance to Palm Beach Road
Cania Gorge National Park (view park page)
Planned upgrade to toilet block at Cania Gorge National Park day-use area
Conondale National Park (view park page)
Planned burn in Conondale National Park
Planned closure of Bundaroo Creek bridge
Conondale Range Great Walk (view park page)
Planned burn in Conondale National Park
Planned closure of Bundaroo Creek bridge
Cooloola Great Walk (view park page)
Cooloola Great Walk advanced booking restriction - 14 December until 31 January
Cooloola Recreation Area, Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
Driving over vegetated dunes prohibited in Cooloola Recreation Area
Cooloola Wilderness Trail partially closed
Dislodged Rocks at Teewah Beach Camping Zone
Cooloola Great Walk advanced booking restriction - 14 December until 31 January
Upgrade works to Upper Noosa River Campsites 1, 2 and 3
Glass House Mountains National Park (view park page)
Mt Tibrogargan car park and day use area closed
Great Sandy Marine Park (view park page)
Ex HMAS-Tobruk site is a restricted access area.
Imbil State Forest (view park page)
Planned burn in Conondale National Park
Planned harvesting operations and closure of walking tracks
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk (view park page)
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk advanced booking restriction
WARNING Marine Stingers
K'gari (Fraser Island), Great Sandy National Park (view park page)
McKenzies Jetty access road closed
Champagne Pools, boardwalk and northern walking track CLOSED
K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk advanced booking restriction
WARNING Marine Stingers
Northern Scenic Road Partial Closure
Noosa National Park (view park page)
Walking track closed between Alexandria Bay and Sunshine Beach
Day use area closed for upgrades

West of Brisbane

Bunya Mountains National Park (view park page)
Temporary closure: Dandabah campground
Temporary walking track closures: Bunya Mountains National Park
Crows Nest National Park (view park page)
Crows Nest Creek waterholes unsafe for swimming
Girraween National Park (view park page)
Camping at Girraween National Park - update for January - April 2019
Last updated:
17 January 2019