Permits may be required to access some parks or to perform certain activities within our parks. Please check the specific park information page, visit our Permits webpage or contact the Parks Permit Office on Ph: (08) 8962 4599 or email: pwpermits@nt.gov.au.

Conditions and access to Parks can change at short notice. We strongly advise checking this site during the planning of your trip as well as before departure.

The responsibility for road closures lies with the Department of Infrastructure, for up to date information on road closures please call 1800 246 199 or visit their website Road Report Website. This site is updated during business hours, Monday to Friday as conditions change.

Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Attack Creek Historical Reserve C/A
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Barrow Creek Telegraph Station Historical Reserve Open
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Connells Lagoon Conservation Reserve Closed Flooding in area, roads are impassable
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Iytwelepenty / Davenport Ranges National Park Open; 4WD Only Road conditions are rough and sandy
Old Policeman's Waterhole Open
4WD Only
Road conditions are rough and sandy Edit
Whistleduck Campground Open
4WD Only
Road conditions are rough and sandy Edit
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Karlu Karlu / Devils Marbles Conservation Reserve Open;
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Tennant Creek Telegraph Station Historical Reserve Open

Latest News

  • Awards celebrate hard work of NT Rangers

    Awards celebrate hard work of NT Rangers

    29 July 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The outstanding work of Northern Territory rangers will again be celebrated through the annual Northern Territory Ranger Awards.

    Minister for Parks and Wildlife, Bess Price, said tonight's awards recognise the work that rangers do to make our parks safe and to preserve our environment and its assets for all Territorians.

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  • Awards celebrate hard work of NT Rangers

    Awards celebrate hard work of NT Rangers

    29 July 2015  | Ministerial Release

    The outstanding work of Northern Territory rangers will again be celebrated through the annual Northern Territory Ranger Awards.

    Minister for Parks and Wildlife, Bess Price, said tonight's awards recognise the work that rangers do to make our parks safe and to preserve our environment and its assets for all Territorians.

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  • Become a Birdwatcher!

    Become a Birdwatcher!

    28 July 2015  | Departmental Release

    Join a Parks and Wildlife Commission NT ranger on a beginner's guide to bird watching, and discover another fun way to get out and about in nature.

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  • Arltunga Historical Reserve

    Arltunga Historical Reserve

    23 July 2015  | Departmental Release

    The Parks and Wildlife Commission NT (PWCNT) has closed the MacDonnell Range Reef Mine Self Guided Walk until further notice. - Read More

  • Pedal the Park

    Pedal the Park

    13 July 2015  | Departmental Release

    Make the most of the winter weather and join a Parks and Wildlife Commission NT ranger on a guided bike ride along the Simpsons Gap Bike Path. - Read More

  • Geology talks at Ormiston Gorge

    Geology talks at Ormiston Gorge

    7 July 2015  | Departmental Release

    Locals and visitors are invited to learn more about the natural values of the central Australian ranges through an informative talk at Ormiston Gorge.

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