Part closure of Murray River National Park

Updated: 18 November 2022

Recent advice from the Mur­ray-Dar­ling Basin Author­i­ty fore­casts an increase in riv­er flows which will cause more exten­sive flood­ing in our Park. There­fore all camp­sites and some access roads/​tracks are closed.

Katara­p­ko camp­ground — Par­tial­ly open for Day Vis­it­ing only (refer to Katara­p­ko map and Katara­p­ko North map)

Closed Areas — Lock 4 entrance (just past old rodeo grounds on Drap­er Rd) and Eck­ert Creek entrance, Crag­gs Road just past camp­sites 42 – 44

- Drap­er Road, Lock 4 Road and Katara­p­ko Way. All walk­ing and bike trails with the excep­tion of Crag­gs Hut Walk­ing Trail

Open Areas- Katara­p­ko Creek entrance from Katara­p­ko Cres­cent, Crag­gs Road and Mallee Track. Access also to boat launch and car park areas along Crag­gs Road

Lyrup Flats camp­ground — Par­tial­ly open for Day Vis­it­ing only (refer to Lyrup Flat map)

Closed areas — Dish­ers Creek entrance off Sturt High­way, access to flood­plain from just after camp­site 8, track lead­ing from camp­site 9a to camp­site 30. Access to camp­sites 1, 2, 2a, and 3

Open areas — Old Lyrup Road (Main entrance road)

Paringa Pad­dock — CLOSED

Vis­i­tors may still access this park by walk­ing, bike rid­ing, canoe or small boat if safe to do so.

Kingston-on-Mur­ray — CLOSED

Vis­i­tors may still access this park by walk­ing, bike rid­ing, canoe or small boat if safe to do so.

For fur­ther infor­ma­tion and FAQ’s please vis­it https://​www​.envi​ron​ment​.sa​.gov….

For safe­ty and res­cue FAQ’s vis­it https://​safe​com​-files​-v8​.s3​.am…

Rangers will con­tin­u­al­ly mon­i­tor our Parks and pro­vide updates on acces­si­bil­i­ty, with a view of reopen­ing when pos­si­ble. Dang­gali Con­ser­va­tion Park remains open with camp­sites avail­able for book­ing. Poogi­nook and Cooltong Con­ser­va­tion Parks are also great places to spend the day. 

If you have a book­ing, please con­tact the Berri Region­al Office on 85952111 or email DEW.​RMonlinebookings@​sa.​gov.​au to request a refund or rebook for anoth­er time.

Addi­tion­al Park Clo­sure details avail­able here.