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Campground closure at Chowilla Game Reserve

Published: 23 August 2021

DEW will be undertaking environmental watering in Chowilla Game Reserve over the coming months, requiring the closure of some roads and campsites. Environmental watering is undertaken to improve or maintain the wetlands, creeks, floodplain and long-lived vegetation.

Campsite Closures:

  • Campsites 1-9 including Little Gums Campground close 6th of September, reopen 19th November
  • Campsites 10-12 close 20th of September, reopen 5th November
  • Campsite 13 close 6th of September, reopen 19th November
  • Campsite 14 close 20th of September, reopen 5th November
  • Campsites 15-20 close 6th of September, reopen 19th November
  • Campsites 21-22 close 26th of August, reopen 29th November
  • Campsites 23-33 close 6th of September, reopen 19th November
  • Campsites 34--35 open for duration of event. Access via Littra gate

Road Closures:

  • The main entrance and Lock 6 road will remain open, however there will be no access to campsites from here during watering
  • The second entrance between Coombool Swamp and Lake Limbra will be closed
  • Lake Littra entrance will remain open to access campsites 34 & 35 only

Please check your bookings and contact the Berri Regional Office on 8595 2111 or email DEW.RMOnlineBookings@sa.gov.au to amend or cancel your booking during this period.