Road closures are in place between the Pentecost River and El Questro Station to all vehicles over 15 tonne. Mount Barnett to Kalumburu turnoff is closed to all vehicles, while Imintji to Mt Barnett is open to high clearance four-wheel drives only. Derby to the Lennard River is open to all vehicles, as is El Questro to the Great Northern Highway.
Birdsville Inside Track is temporarily closed due to flooding at Goyder Lagoon, as is Farina to Mulgaria via Witchelia. Four-wheel drive only conditions are being experienced from
Innamincka to the Arrabury turn off, with additional cautions in place for anyone attempting creek crossings. Caution must be taken at bulldust holes for anyone driving Merty Merty to Cameron Corner.
Although weather conditions have eased around Cape York, there have been reports of damaged roads in the wake of Tropical Cyclone Nathan. The road from Injinoo to Jardine is blocked due to washouts, and incoming traffic from the Jardine is being directed to Old Bamaga Road.
Carnac Road South of Derby is closed as a precautionary safety measure. The road is closed to the east at the intersection of Carnac and Cascade Dam Roads. Access to the east is expected to remain closed until the end of April 2015.
This road and track guide is as up to date as possible, but weather conditions can change in the space of minutes. Before venturing into the bush, check with local police, National Parks or managing authority for the area you are travelling in before leaving.