With school holidays and the Easter break upon us, BIG4 has provided status updates of closures on its website, and is encouraging travellers to log on before heading to parks in the affected areas: https://www.big4.com.au/cyclone-debbie-updates.
Unless otherwise stated below, all BIG4 parks in South East Queensland, the wider Rockhampton area, and northern NSW are trading as normal and are open for bookings.
Please note: some parks that are open for business are included below where travellers should be aware of possible road closures and other essential information.
Queensland Status updateFrom north to south, these affected parks have reported the following status updates as at 6 April 2017:
BIG4 Adventure Whitsundays Resort (Airlie Beach) – Closed until 18 April
07 4948 5400
The park continues to have no power, and the tree clean-up is underway.
BIG4 Airlie Cove Resort and Caravan Park – Closed until further notice
07 4948 5400
The park continues to have no power and the tree clean-up is underway.
BIG4 Capricorn Palms Holiday Village (Yeppoon) – Open
07 4933 6144
The park has not been affected by the storms or flood, however road detours may be in place through Rockhampton and surrounding areas. For full updates on the current situation in Rockhampton please visit the Rockhampton Regional Council website.
Discovery Parks – Rockhampton – Open
07 4926 3822
The park is open for business and doesn’t expect to be impacted by the flooding of the Fitzroy River. Road detours may be in place. For full updates on the current situation in Rockhampton please visit the Rockhampton Regional Council website.
BIG4 recommends checking Queensland Fire and Rescue Service and Queensland Government Disaster Management information for local road closures and conditions before travelling.