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Code red closures - West and South Gippsland

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 West and South Gippsland forecast district.

Parks closed on Code Red days

All State Forests in the area  

Agnes Falls Scenic Reserve

Alpine National Park (Only those sections of this park that are within the relevant district)

Avon Wilderness Area

Bald Hills Creek Wildlife Reserve

Baw Baw National Park

Blond Bay Wildlife Reserve

Bull Beef Creek Nature Conservation Reserve

Bunurong Coastal Reserve

Bunyip State Park

Cape Liptrap Coastal Park

Crossover Regional Park

Dowd Morass Wildlife Reserve

Foster Flora Reserve

Gippsland Lakes Coastal Park

Glenmaggie Nature Conservation Reserve

Holey Plains State Park

Jack Smith Lake State Game Reserve

Jeeralang North Education Area

Macleod Morass Wildlife Reserve

McLoughlins Beach - Seaspray Coastal Reserve - Ninety Mile Beach CR

Mirboo North Regional Park

Mitchell River National Park

Moondarra State Park

Morwell National Park

Mount Worth State Park

Nayook Bushland Reserve

Nooramunga Marine & Coastal Park

Nyora Nature Conservation Reserve

Outtrim Cemetery Nature Conservation Reserve

Providence Ponds Flora and Fauna Reserve

Sale Common Nature Conservation Reserve

Stratford Highway Park

Sweetwater Creek Nature Conservation Reserve

Tarago Reservoir Park

Tarra-Bulga National Park

The Lakes National Park

Thomson Reservoir Parks

Traralgon South Flora and Fauna Reserve

Turtons Creek Scenic Reserve

Tyers Park

Walhalla Historic Area

Wattle Point - Gippsland Lakes Reserve

Wilsons Promontory National Park

Yarra Ranges National Park

Parks open on Code Red days

Anderson Inlet Coastal Reserve

Coal Creek Streamside Reserve

Corner Inlet Marine & Coastal Park

Shallow Inlet Marine & Coastal Park

 

List updated January 2014

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