In response to the covid lockdown on August 12, 2012, some parks and reserves were closed by the Australian Capital Territory‘s government.
These are the closed areas:
- Woods Reserve Campground
- Northern Borders Campground
- Cotter precinct (including Cotter Campground, Blue Range)
- Namadgi National Park (including its visitors center)
- Tidbinbilla Nature Reserve (including a visitors center)
- Lower Cotter Catchment
- Kambah Pool
- Uriarra Crossing
- Googong Foreshores
According to the government, Canberra‘s remaining parks and reserves will be open for residents to use during their daily exercise hours.
Everyone aged 12 and older must have a face mask and wear it at all times.