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Code red closures - Northern Country

On days of Code Red Fire Danger Rating all parks identified as 'high bushfire risk' will be closed for public safety.

Those sites that have been assessed to have a low level of risk or actions have been taken to reduce the bushfire risk will remain open on Code Red days.

See below for a complete list of open and closed parks within the Bureau of Meteorology's Northern Country forecast district.

Parks closed on Code Red days

All State Forests in the area  

Barmah National Park

Bendigo Regional Park

Broken-Boosey State Park

Cobram Regional Park 

Echuca Regional Park  

Gemmill Swamp Nature Conservation Reserve

Greater Bendigo National Park

Gunbower National Park

Heathcote-Graytown National Park

Kinglake National Park

Kooyoora State Park

Lower Goulburn National Park

River Murray Reserves

Seven Creeks Wildlife Reserve

Tocumwal Regional Park  

Warby-Ovens National Park 

Whroo Historic Area

Yarrawonga Regional Park  

Yarra Ranges National Park

Parks open on Code Red days

Days Mill Historic Area

Gaynor Swamp Wildlife Reserve

Lower Ovens Wildlife Area

Reef Hills State Park

Runnymede Nature Conservation Reserve

Terrick Terrick National Park

 

List updated January 2014

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