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Safety and regulations

  • All the plants, animals, historic artefacts and geological features in the park are protected. Leave the park as you find it.
  • Bins are not provided. Please take your rubbish with you.
  • Keep to designated tracks.
  • Vehicles and motorbikes may be used only on roads open to public vehicles. All vehicles must be registered and drivers licensed.

Dog regulations

  • Muirfoot Track is closed to public vehicles from 1 July to 30 September each year (or longer depending on season) to avoid track damage during wet conditions.
  • Dogs and other pets are not permitted.

Safety

  • Sections of all tracks in and around Black Range State Park are subject to flooding. Roads and tracks are not designed for speed.
  • When bushwalking, walk in groups, dress appropriately with strong shoes and warm and waterproof clothing and carry water with you on longer walks.
  • Take care near exposed cliff edges. Supervise children at all times.
  • Mobile phones may not be in network range in some areas of the park. 
  • This park has been assessed to have a high level of bushfire risk and will be closed for public safety on days of Code Red Fire Danger Rating.
  • On days of Code Red Fire Danger parks and forests are not safe places to be. For your own safety, do not enter parks or forests and if you are already there you should leave the night before or early in the morning.
  • Fires (including barbecues) must not be lit on days of Total Fire Ban. For more information about Total Fire Bans visit the CFA website.