Access to our Parks - Tennant Creek Region

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.

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
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Barrow Creek Telegraph Station Historical Reserve Open
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Connells Lagoon Conservation Reserve Open; 4WD High Clearance Only Ranken Road is unsealed with boggy conditions. Access along Ranken Road section only via High Clearance 4WD
Park Sites Access Comments Forecast Opening  
Iytwelepenty / Davenport Ranges National Park Open; 4WD High Clearance Only; With Caution Access via Kurundi Road via – Kurundi/Epenarra: High clearance 4WD only due to washouts.
Old Policeman's Waterhole 4WD Recommended Access via Murray Downs/Hatches Creek road: Impassable due to flooding. Edit
Whistleduck Campground Open
4WD Recommended
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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