Tali Karng (Alpine National Park)


Tali Karng (Alpine National Park)

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Tali Karng (Alpine National Park)

Need to know

Tali Karng (Alpine National Park)

Warnings & Restrictions


Dogs are not allowed


  • No camping
  • No bicycles
  • No fires permitted
  • No generators
  • No horses
  • No dogs, cats, pets allowed


  • Animals and pests
    • Beware European wasps
  • Water hazards
    • Deep water
  • Terrain hazards
    • Slippery rocks
  • Other warnings
    • Trees may fall take care

Be Prepared

Stay safe and get the most out of your park visit by preparing for natural hazards and other outdoor risks in Victoria’s parks. You are responsible for your own safety and the safety of those in your care. Find out more.

Change of Conditions

Nature being nature, sometimes conditions can change at short notice. It’s a good idea to check this page ahead of your visit for any updates.

Park closures due to COVID19

Ahead of the Easter long weekend, Parks Victoria has closed additional high-visitation parks to help slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This Easter the message is clear. Stay home. Protect our health system. Save Lives. This park will be closed from midnight on 8 April 2020 until further notice to protect the health of staff and volunteers. For further information please go to www.parks.vic.gov.au/COVID19

Australian Alps Walking Track - section closed due to bushfire impact

During the summer the Australian Alps Walking Track (AAWT) was impacted by fire. Parks Victoria has been working to assess and reinstate the sections of the AAWT impacted by fire. Currently the section from Mount Speculation to the Great Alpine Road, Mount Hotham is closed.

Parks Victoria asks all visitors to respect this decision and not enter areas listed as closed. For details visit fire affected parks.

Campground closure

As directed by the Chief Health Officer all campsites, camping grounds and caravan parks closed from midnight 25 March 2020.
People can continue to live on a closed caravan park or camping ground if it is registered as their primary place of residence or if they are staying in caravan parks as interim accommodation where their primary residence is not available. For further information go to parks.vic.gov.au/COVID19

Areas of Alpine National Park closed due to fires

Alpine National Park remains closed due to fire activity in the area, with the exception of certain areas. Please check the Fire Affected Parks  page for a full list. For a list of State Forest closures, visit the DELWP website.  For the latest information on fires, visit www.emergency.vic.gov.au. For the latest information on road closures, visit traffic.vicroads.vic.gov.au. 

Tali Karng partial opening

Due to fires in March 2019, many tracks around Tali Karng were impacted from fire. Parks Victoria has been working to assess and reinstate impacted tracks and can confirm that access to Tali Karng is now open via the Wellington River and Clive Lanigan Walking Track from the Tamboritha Road trail head.  All other access routes via Riggall Spur, Gillios Track, Echo Point Track and Wellington Plains remain closed. Parks Victoria asks all hikers to respect this decision and not enter areas listed as closed. For details visit fire affected parks.

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