Kooljaman at Cape Leveque, WA by @MunrosMakingMemories via Instagram Relaxing around an open fire is one of the joys of camping. However, after horrific fires across QLD and NSW, it is time to put out a plea to all our readers to please follow fire regulations wherever you are in Australia. Firies were working around the clock due to an abandoned campfire near Red Canyon, Teewah Beach. Although much of the Cooloola Recreation Area remains closed, camping is available at Freshwater Camping Area and Inskip Point (QLD sites 211 and 213 in Camps 10 or find them on our App).
Image Courtesy Cairns Regional Council If you’re confused about whether Greenpatch Reserve is opened or closed, you’re not alone. The popular campsite had been closed for upgrades and we were all thrilled when it re-opened November 1, only to be surprised that it closed again a few short weeks later. The camp is along the banks of the Mulgrave River (which is prone to potential flooding) and as the wet season was approaching Council chose to close the camp to ensure the safety of campers, even though the rains had not yet arrived. The Council have reviewed their procedures,
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