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Closures & alerts

Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary National Park - Winaityinaityi Pangkara
Pest/Animal control
Partial closure of the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary National Park - The Buckland Park area
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Brookfield Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Park closure for public safety during pest animal control program over numerous days and times. More information in details.
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Brownhill Creek Conservation Park
Public safety
Stone Pines Picnic Area will be closed for construction works from the 29th of March until works complete. The Wirraparinga Trail will also be rerouted for this duration to ensure public safety.
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Brownhill Creek Recreation Park
Proper management
The Brownies downhill mountain bike trail, located on private land adjacent the park has been closed.
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Cape Bouguer Wilderness Protection Area
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Cape Gantheaume Conservation Park
Seasonal closure
The Cape Gantheaume Coastal Trek is closed annually from 6:00 AM on 1 May until 6:00 PM on 31 December.
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Cape Torrens Wilderness Protection Area
Part of Cape Torrens Wilderness Protection Area will be closed annually from 6am on 1 May until 6pm on 31 December.
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Cape Torrens Wilderness Protection Area
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Carcuma Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Cleland Conservation Park
Major restoration works along the Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Summit Trail are complete.
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Cobbler Creek Recreation Park
Public safety
The toilet block within the playground at Cobbler Creek Recreation Park - Smith Road entrance will be closed to all access for upgrade works until 14 May 2021.
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Coffin Bay National Park
Pest/Animal control
Closure of the Beyond Black Spring Campground from 11:00am Monday 25 May until 1:00PM Thursday 27 May 2021 for pest animal control.
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Coorong National Park
Public safety
Due to dredging operations at the Murray Mouth, the Younghusband Peninsula within 300 metres of the Murray Mouth will be closed from 19 December 2014 until further notice.
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Deep Creek Conservation Park
Public safety
As part of the project work for the Wild South Coast Way the Eagle Waterhole Campground is being upgraded. As a result construction work will occur in the campground site.

To manage public safety a temporary campground will be set up 300 meters up the hill from the Eagle Waterhole campground. Construction is expected to begin on the 20 April 2021 and progress through to the 26 July 2021.
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Dhilba Guuranda-Innes National Park
Public safety
Upgrades to visitor facilities will be undertaken at Stenhouse Bay and Shell Beach Campgrounds from Sunday 1 August 2021 to Sunday 31 October 2021. During this period, bookings at these campsites will be unavailable.
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Duck hunting season
Public safety
Duck hunting season will be underway near this park from Saturday 20 March to Sunday 27 June. Please note that during this period you may hear the sound of gunshots in the distance whilst visiting the park.
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Duck hunting season underway
Public safety
Duck hunting season will be underway in this park from Saturday 20 March to Sunday 27 June.
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Ewens Ponds Conservation Park
Seasonal closure
Ewens Ponds are closed annually to all water activities from 1 September and re-open 1 December.
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Glenthorne  National Park-Ityamaiitpinna Yarta
Public safety
Construction of the Sam Willoughby BMX Facility means a section at the southern southern end of Haarsmars Vision mountain bike track will be re-routed. New re-route of this track will be opened as soon as possible. Riders must comply with all on ground instructions.
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Hallett Cove Conservation Park
Public safety
Marion Council has reopened 2kms of the Coastal Walkway between Marino and Hallett Cove Conservation Park. A 500 metre section between Kurnabinna and Grey Road gullies, Hallett Cove remains closed. A diversion is in place around the gullies.
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Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park
Pest/Animal control
Multiple walking trails within Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park will be closed every night from Saturday 1 November 2020 until Sunday 31 October 2021 for the purpose of a pest control program to be conducted.
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Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park
Public safety
The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public and staff during shooting operations within the parks. Closure will occur from 7pm until 7am during listed operational days. All campsites & visitor facilities within Para Wirra Conservation Park - Wirra Campground, Helipad. Bush Oval, Gawler View will be closed.
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Kangaroo Island parks
Due to public safety and fire recovery purposes multiple Kangaroo Island parks are closed until further notice, including Kelly Hill Caves.
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Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre National Park
Public safety
The Level Post Bay Track is closed to the public until further notice.
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Kelly Hill Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
Kelly Hill Conservation Park and cave tours are closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Lashmar Conservation Park
Public safety
Closure of Antechamber Bay North Campground during May and June 2021.
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Lathami Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Morialta Conservation Park
Public safety
Updated 29 October: Upgrade works are currently being undertaken on select sections of Centre Track. Please use alternative walking routes as per walking trail maps.
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Mount Brown Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Full park closure to ensure public safety during the pest control operation from during March and November 2021. See link for more details.
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Mount George Conservation Park
Public safety
The small pedestrian bridge in the Mount George Conservation Park Recreation Zone, located closest to the freeway underpass entrance, has been removed for public safety.
To access the Heysen Trail and Pioneer Womens Trail, please follow the temporary trail re-route via the trail south of the dam in the picnic area.
The other bridges crossing Cox Creek are not affected.
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Mount Remarkable National Park
The Mount Cavern Trek in Mount Remarkable National Park has been closed due to safety concerns until further notice.
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Mount Taylor Conservation Park
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Newland Head Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
All areas north and east of Dennis Rd and the Waitpinga Beach car park will be closed. The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public during animal control operations within the park. See details for more information.
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O’Halloran Hill Recreation Park (part of Glenthorne National Park- Ityamaiitpinna Yarta)
Public safety
Construction of the Sam Willoughby BMX Facility means a section at the southern southern end of Haarsmars Vision mountain bike track will be re-routed. New re-route of this track will be opened as soon as possible. Riders must comply with all on ground instructions.
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Para Wirra Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public during a pest control within the park. Please see details link for dates of the closure.
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Para Wirra Conservation Park
Public safety
The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public and staff during shooting operations within the parks. Closure will occur from 7pm until 7am during listed operational days. All campsites & visitor facilities within Para Wirra Conservation Park - Wirra Campground, Helipad. Bush Oval, Gawler View will be closed.
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Para Wirra Conservation Park
On Sunday 2 May, the Devil's Nose Trail Running event, hosted by Trail Running SA, will be held within Para Wirra Conservation Park. The park will remain open to visitors during the event, but visitors should be aware that trails may become congested, with more than 600 trail runners expected to participate in the event.
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Parndana Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Porter Scrub Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Scott Creek Conservation Park
Public safety
A section of Scott Creek Conservation Park is reopen for public access. The Western side of Dorset Vale Road (see link to map) is now open for public access. Please note that the rest of the park remains closed for public safety
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Seddon Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Shepherds Hill Recreation Park
Public safety
Sections of the Diagonal Ascent and Grey Box Loop trails will be closed from 6 May til 14 May 2021.
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Spaniards Gully Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Full park closure to ensure public safety during the pest control operation from 6am Saturday, 20 February 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 February 2021 and 6am Saturday, 20 November 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 November 2021.
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Stipiturus Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public during animal control operations within the park. Closed from 8am Monday to 8am Friday during the periods of: 22-26 February, 8-12 March, 10-14 May and 14 to 18 June.
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Telowie Gorge Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Full park closure to ensure public safety during the pest control operation from 6am Saturday, 20 February 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 February 2021 and 6am Saturday, 20 November 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 November 2021.
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The Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Full park closure to ensure public safety during the pest control operation from during March and November 2021. See link for more details.
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The Napperby Block of Mount Remarkable National Park
Pest/Animal control
Full closure of the Napperby Block to ensure public safety during the pest control operation from 6am Saturday, 20 February 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 February 2021 and 6am Saturday, 20 November 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 November 2021.
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Vivonne Bay Conservation Park
Bushfire or emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Vivonne Bay Conservation Park
Protect threatened species breeding habitat
Part of Vivonne Bay Conservation Park will be closed annually from 6am on 1 May until 6pm on 31 December.
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Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National Park
Pest/Animal control
Vulkathunha-Gammon Ranges National Park will be closed from 7pm 1 May, until 6pm 7 May 2021. The purpose of the closure is to ensure the safety of the public during a pest control and monitoring program within the park.
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Wirrabara Range Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Full park closure to ensure public safety during the pest control operation from 6am Saturday, 20 February 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 February 2021 and 6am Saturday, 20 November 2021 until 2pm Friday, 26 November 2021.
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Witjira National Park
Public safety
Witjira has been subjected to a large rainfall event that has resulted in extensive damage to our tracks. Please exercise extreme caution when driving due to severe rutting, washaways and pot holing. There is a high risk of vehicle rollover at deep rutting’s for vehicles, especially for those towing trailers and caravans. We recommend high clearance 4wd vehicles only.
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