K'gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk - advanced booking restriction

Closure status: A facility or feature within the park will be closed

Park or facility closure
1 November 2024 to 28 February 2025
29 April 2024 5:14pm

This alert applies to the following park:

As a result of high fire danger conditions typically experienced on K’gari over the warmer months causing an unacceptable risk to the safety of walkers in remote areas, a seasonal restriction on forward bookings for the K’gari (Fraser Island) Great Walk camp areas is implemented yearly from 1 November to 28 February. Restrictions on forward bookings reduces impacts of visitors if the walk is closed at short notice.

During the time when the walk and camp areas may be closed, Rangers will regularly assess the fire danger conditions and open the walk (or sections of the walk) and associated camp areas whenever conditions allow.

For an updated status check the K’gari (Fraser Island) conditions report. Fraser Island-K'gari conditions report (des.qld.gov.au)

For further information, please visit www.des.qld.gov.au

Please monitor park alerts on the department's website for updated information.

Please observe all signage, barriers and directions from rangers and do not enter closed areas.

Stay up-to-date with Current bushfire warnings and incidents from Queensland Fire and Emergency Services (QFES).

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In an emergency situation, call 000.


For the latest information on fires in your area please contact QFES.

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