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1 February 2020 - Kangaroo Island Park Closures
Bushfire or Emergency
Due to public safety and fire recovery purposes multiple Kangaroo Island parks are closed until further notice, including Flinders Chase National Park, Cape Borda Lightstation and Kelly Hill Caves.
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Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary National Park - Winaityinaityi Pangkara
Pest/Animal control
The Buckland Park area of the park, to the south of Port Gawler Road will be closed every Monday, Wednesday and Saturday between 5am until midday and every Monday and Wednesday between 7:30pm until 11:30pm from Monday 2 September 2019 until Sunday 30 August 2020.
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Beachport Conservation Park
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Hunting is not allowed in this park, however you may hear gun shots from neighbouring properties during this period.
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Blackhill Conservation Park
Proper management
The Ghost Tree Track and Banksia Track will be closed from 5am on 25 March 2020 to 7pm on 4 April 2020 for management operations.
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Bool Lagoon Game Reserve and Hacks Lagoon Conservation Park
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Hunting is not allowed in this park, however you may hear gun shots from neighbouring properties during this period.
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Brookfield Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6:00 am, Saturday 23 May 2020 until 6:00 pm, Friday 29 May 2020.
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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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Bunbury Conservation Park
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Canunda National Park
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Hunting is not allowed in this park, however you may hear gun shots from neighbouring properties during this period.
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Cape Borda Lightstation
Bushfire or Emergency
Cape Borda Lightstation (including heritage accommodation) is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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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 and Wilderness Protection Area
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
Seasonal closure
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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Charleston Conservation Park
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Chowilla Game Reserve
Public safety
The Border Cliffs Customs House Wetland Walking Trail has been closed due to safety concerns until further notice.
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Chowilla Game Reserve
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Duck hunting is permitted in this park on designated days between sunrise and sunset during the open season.
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Cleland Conservation Park
Public safety
Major restoration work is being undertaken along the Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Summit Trail. Detours will be in place at certain times and may make the trail longer and/or steeper and require greater care to traverse.
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Coffin Bay National Park
Pest/Animal control
All areas of Coffin Bay National Park to the west of Black Springs Campground will be closed from Monday 18 May 2020 until Friday 22 May 2020.
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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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Coorong National Park
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Hunting is not allowed in this park, however you may hear gun shots from neighbouring properties during this period.
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COVID-19 update
Public safety
This site is temporarily closed in the interest of public health. COVID-19 update
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Encounter Marine Park
Public safety
Access to Port Noarlunga reef from the Port Noarlunga Jetty is currently not available due to storm damage. Installation of new stairs and diving platform is scheduled to be completed in March 2020.
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Flinders Chase National Park and Ravine Des Casoars Wilderness Protection Area
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Gawler Ranges National Park
Pest/Animal control
All internal park access roads and campgrounds east of the Minnipa-Yardea Road and the area north of the Pine Lodge Track will be closed from 6:00 am Saturday 24 October 2020 until 6:00 pm Friday 30 October 2020.20. The Organ Pipes Road along with the Yandinga and Scrubby Peak campgrounds will remain open during this period.
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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
Overnight closure of selected tracks and walking trails within Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park from Friday 15 November 2019 until Saturday 31 October 2020.
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Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park
Proper management
Visitor access to Sacred Canyon in Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park is changing. From 1 April 2020, visitor access to Sacred Canyon will only be allowed through commercial tour operators that are approved to provide Adnyamathanha guided tours. Adnyamathanha guides will also running tours to Sacred Canyon which can be booked through Wilpena Pound Resort.
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Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park
Proper management
Cooinda Campground will be permanently closing on 1 April 2020 and will be replaced with a new campground with toilet facilities on the Wilcolo Track.
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Innamincka Regional Reserve
Public safety
Due to recent rain, roads within the park are currently closed.
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Innes National Park Visitor Information Centre
Public safety
Innes National Park Visitor Information Centre is currently closed to the public until further notice, due to COVID-19 social distancing requirements.
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Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Kaiserstuhl Conservation Park will be closed on varies dates at night (between 7pm and 7am) from Monday 24 February 2020 until Friday 29 May 2020. Click ‘details’ for further information about specific closure dates.
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Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre National Park
Public safety
The Halligan Bay Point Public Access Route and Halligan Bay Point campground is closed annually from 1 December to 15 March for public safety during summer months when temperatures are extreme and present high risk to travellers.
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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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Lathami Conservation Park
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Little Dip Conservation Park
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Hunting is not allowed in this park, however you may hear gun shots from neighbouring properties during this period.
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Loch Luna and Moorook Game Reserves
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Duck hunting is permitted in this park on designated days between sunrise and sunset during the open season.
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Malkumba-Coongie Lakes National Park
Public safety
Due to recent rain, roads within the park are currently closed.
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Martindale Hall
Public safety
Martindale Hall is currently closed to the public until further notice due to COVID-19 social distancing requirements. 
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Montacute Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park is closed for public safety during a pest control program in the park. The park is expected to re-open mid-March 2020.
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Morialta Conservation Park
Public safety
Visiting the new Morialta Play Space? Click here for parking information and ranger tips.
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Mount Brown Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 28 March 2020 until 2pm, Friday 3 April 2020.
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Mount Brown Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 7 November 2020 until 2pm, Friday 13 November 2020.
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Mount Lofty Summit
Public safety
Major restoration work is being undertaken along the Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Summit Trail. Detours will be in place at certain times and may make the trail longer and/or steeper and require greater care to traverse.
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Mount Remarkable National Park
Public safety
The Mount Cavern Trek in Mount Remarkable National Park has been closed due to safety concerns until further notice.
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Napperby Block section of Mount Remarkable National Park
Pest/Animal control
The Napperby Block section of Mount Remarkable National Park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 21 November 2020 until 2pm, Friday 27 November 2020.
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Mount Taylor Conservation Park
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Murray River National Park
Proper management
Multiple campsites and roads within the Katarapko section of Murray River National Park will be closed from Tuesday 29 January 2019 until Thursday 9 April 2020. Please be aware that heavy construction vehicles will also be in operation during this period.
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Murray River National Park
Proper management
Campsites 2 & 3 in the Katarapko Creek section are closed until the end of May 2020.
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Murray River National Park
Proper management
Campsites within the Lock 4, Eckerts Creek and Katarapko Creek sections of Murray River National Park are re-opening in time for Easter. Sites are available to book now, for camping commencing Wednesday 8 April 2020. Please be aware there have been a number of changes to roads within the Park. A map is currently being produced to assist campers navigate to their site for Easter.
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Ngarkat Conservation Park
Public safety
The one-way section of the Border Track between the northern park boundary and the Centre Track will be closed from Wednesday 6 November 2019 until Thursday 30 April 2020.
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Onkaparinga River National Park
Public safety
Due to recent hot and dry weather, the ground at Pink Gum Campground has become very hard. We recommend that you use solid pegs with a hammer or pre-drilling holes using a cordless drill with a masonry bit. Drill in pegs are also a good option.
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Para Wirra Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
Para Wirra Conservation Park will be closed on varies dates at night (between 7pm and 7am) from Monday 24 February 2020 until Friday 29 May 2020. Closure also applies to campgrounds within the park. Click ‘details’ for further information about specific closure dates.
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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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Ravine Des Casoars Wilderness Protection Area
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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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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Spaniards Gully Conservation Park,
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 21 November 2020 until 2pm, Friday 27 November 2020.
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Telowie Gorge Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 21 November 2020 until 2pm, Friday 27 November 2020.
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The Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 28 March 2020 until 2pm, Friday 3 April 2020.
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The Dutchmans Stern Conservation Park
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 7 November 2020 until 2pm, Friday 13 November 2020.
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Tolderol Game Reserve
Public safety
Duck hunting open season has been declared for South Australia in 2020. The season begins sunrise Saturday 28 March and closes sunset Sunday 31 May 2020. Duck hunting is permitted in this park within a designated area between sunrise and sunset each day of the open season.
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Vivonne Bay Conservation Park
Seasonal closure
Part of Vivonne Bay Conservation Park will be closed annually from 6am on 1 May until 6pm on 31 December.
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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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Waterfall Gully
Public safety
Major restoration work is being undertaken along the Waterfall Gully to Mount Lofty Summit Trail. Detours will be in place at certain times and may make the trail longer and/or steeper and require greater care to traverse.
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Western River Wilderness Protection Area
Bushfire or Emergency
This park is closed for public safety and fire recovery purposes until further notice.
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Wirrabara Range Conservation Park,
Pest/Animal control
This park will be closed from 6am, Saturday 21 November 2020 until 2pm, Friday 27 November 2020.
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Witjira National Park
Seasonal closure
The Purni Bore Track (between Dalhousie Springs and Purni Bore Campground) is closed annually from 1 December to 15 March. This closure also applies to the Purni Bore Campground.
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