Closures apply to parts of the Ikara-Flinders Ranges National Park between 6 p.m. on Thursday, 30 November 2017 until 6 a.m. on Thursday, 1 March 2018. These annual summer cloures are in the interest of public safety and cover:
Cooinda Campground; and
The following walking/hiking trails from where they diverge from the Heysen Trail:-
- St Mary Peak (Ngarri Mudlanha) Hike – loop route (inside trail)
- Malloga Falls Hike
- Cooinda Camp Trail
- St Mary Peak (Ngarri Mudlanha) Hike – direct route (outside trail); and
The following walking/hiking trail from where it diverges from the Boom and Bust Trail (formerly known as the Drought Buster Hike):-
- Mount Ohlssen-Bagge Hike
A map identifying the partial closure is available for viewing and/or downloading at the following website: www.parks.sa.gov.au
The purpose of the closure is in the interest of public safety as a result of anticipated high daytime temperatures likely to be experienced in these remote areas within the reserve during the period indicated.
As advised by Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources.