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Community Alerts

Road Works & Closures

 The following Road Closure Information provides updates on closures and changed traffic conditions due to Flooding/Bushfires, Traffic Accidents or Planned Roadworks.

LAST UPDATE:   Monday 13 August 2018 10:00 am

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Monday 20 August 2018 9:30 am

For further information on State Highways please click on the link to visit the RTA Live Traffic NSW website.

 

ROAD

CLOSURE INFORMATION

DATE

Mooki River Road
Breeza
ROAD CLOSED due to structural damage at the low level bridge  
     
Oxley Highway
between Blackjack Road and Martin Rd
Gunnedah
The highway will be speed limited due to AgQuip Field Days Tuesday 21 August to Thursday 23 August 2018.  Road users are requested to follow directions from Traffic Controllers at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to take additional care whilst travelling due to increased traffic. Tuesday 21 August 2018
to
Thursday 23 August 2018
     
Oxley Highway
between Ruvigne Road and Wilkinson Road
Gunnedah
The highway will be speed limited to 80km/hr due to AgQuip Field Days Tuesday 21 August to Thursday 23 August 20118.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to take additional care whilst travelling due to increased traffice Tuesday 21 August 2018
to
Thursday 23 August 2018
     
 Blackjack Road
between Bushes Lane and Oxley Highway
Gunnedah
Motorists and residents are advised that Blackjack Road will be closed between 7:00am and 7:00pm Tuesday 21, Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 August 2018 due to AgQuip Field Days.  Motorists and residents are requested to utilitise Hunts Road during this period. Tuesday 21 August 2018
to
Thursday 23 August 2018
     
Oxley Highway
Hoss Causeway
Carroll
Installation of detour road in preparation of Hoss Causeway upgrade.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable. Tuesday 19 June 2018
to
Monday 27 August 2018
     
Gunnembene Lane
Carroll
Road realignment of existing gravel pavement and levee bank alterations are being undertaken on Gunnembene Lane for approximately 2km. The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times. Friday 6 July 2018
to
Friday 7 September 2018
     
Mystery Road, Carsons Road, Trinkey Forest Road and
Grain Valley Road
Gunnedah Shire
Maintenance grading of Mystery Road, Carsons, Road, Trinkey Forest Road and Grain Valley Road will be occuring.  Road users are requesgted to follow directions from signage at all times and take additional care when travelling through the worksite Monday 13 August 2018
to
Friday 17 August 2018
     
George Street
between Wandobah Road and View Street
Gunnedah
Installation of new stormwater line is being carried out between Wandobah Road and View Street Roundabout.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are requested to follow directions from Traffic Controllers/Signage at all times. Tuesday 19 June 2018
to
Friday 17 August 2018
     
Farrar Road
between Oxley Highway and Ross Road
Gunnedah
Road work heavy patching following water main replacement.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are quested to follow directions from Traffic Controller/Signage at all times.  Unavoidable interruptions to property access and water will be experience intermittently during the construction period. Tuesday 7 August 2018
to
Friday 17 August 2018
     
Elgin Street
between Barter Street and Rail Corridor
Gunnedah
Water Main replacement works will be occuring in Elgin Street Gunnedah.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are requested to follow direction from the Traffic Controllers/Signage at all times.  Unavoidable interruption to traffic flow, property access and water availability may be experienced intermittently during the construciton. Monday 6 August 2018
to
Friday 7 September 2018
     
 Kamilaroi Road
Carroll Street to end
Kerb and Gutter replacement works are being carried out in Kamilaroi Road.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are requested to follow directions from Traffic Controllers/signage at all times.  Unavoidable interruption to traffic flow and property access may be experienced intermittently during the construction.  Monday 6 August 2018
to
Friday 7 September 2018
OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION:
  • Drivers may be liable for any damage that they cause to a road that is closed to their vehicle type
  • Travelling on roads covered with water is extremely dangerous and should be avoided
  • Road conditions can change without warning and drivers should travel with caution
  • Unsealed roads damage very easily when they are wet and only essential journeys should be undertaken until these roads dry out
  • Council priortises repairs with higher trafficked roads and bus routes usually receiving attention first.

Disclaimer:
The road closure information is as accurate as possible at the time it is entered. However as conditions change quickly, this information should be used as a guide only. Council makes no statements, representations or warranties about the accuracy, currency, reliability or completeness of the information.

Road users are reminded to not enter flood water and deliberate disobeying of road closure signs may result in police prosecution.

Community Alerts

Road Works & Closures

 The following Road Closure Information provides updates on closures and changed traffic conditions due to Flooding/Bushfires, Traffic Accidents or Planned Roadworks.

LAST UPDATE:   Monday 13 August 2018 10:00 am

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Monday 20 August 2018 9:30 am

For further information on State Highways please click on the link to visit the RTA Live Traffic NSW website.

 

ROAD

CLOSURE INFORMATION

DATE

Mooki River Road
Breeza
ROAD CLOSED due to structural damage at the low level bridge  
     
Oxley Highway
between Blackjack Road and Martin Rd
Gunnedah
The highway will be speed limited due to AgQuip Field Days Tuesday 21 August to Thursday 23 August 2018.  Road users are requested to follow directions from Traffic Controllers at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to take additional care whilst travelling due to increased traffic. Tuesday 21 August 2018
to
Thursday 23 August 2018
     
Oxley Highway
between Ruvigne Road and Wilkinson Road
Gunnedah
The highway will be speed limited to 80km/hr due to AgQuip Field Days Tuesday 21 August to Thursday 23 August 20118.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to take additional care whilst travelling due to increased traffice Tuesday 21 August 2018
to
Thursday 23 August 2018
     
 Blackjack Road
between Bushes Lane and Oxley Highway
Gunnedah
Motorists and residents are advised that Blackjack Road will be closed between 7:00am and 7:00pm Tuesday 21, Wednesday 22 and Thursday 23 August 2018 due to AgQuip Field Days.  Motorists and residents are requested to utilitise Hunts Road during this period. Tuesday 21 August 2018
to
Thursday 23 August 2018
     
Oxley Highway
Hoss Causeway
Carroll
Installation of detour road in preparation of Hoss Causeway upgrade.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable. Tuesday 19 June 2018
to
Monday 27 August 2018
     
Gunnembene Lane
Carroll
Road realignment of existing gravel pavement and levee bank alterations are being undertaken on Gunnembene Lane for approximately 2km. The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times. Friday 6 July 2018
to
Friday 7 September 2018
     
Mystery Road, Carsons Road, Trinkey Forest Road and
Grain Valley Road
Gunnedah Shire
Maintenance grading of Mystery Road, Carsons, Road, Trinkey Forest Road and Grain Valley Road will be occuring.  Road users are requesgted to follow directions from signage at all times and take additional care when travelling through the worksite Monday 13 August 2018
to
Friday 17 August 2018
     
George Street
between Wandobah Road and View Street
Gunnedah
Installation of new stormwater line is being carried out between Wandobah Road and View Street Roundabout.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are requested to follow directions from Traffic Controllers/Signage at all times. Tuesday 19 June 2018
to
Friday 17 August 2018
     
Farrar Road
between Oxley Highway and Ross Road
Gunnedah
Road work heavy patching following water main replacement.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are quested to follow directions from Traffic Controller/Signage at all times.  Unavoidable interruptions to property access and water will be experience intermittently during the construction period. Tuesday 7 August 2018
to
Friday 17 August 2018
     
Elgin Street
between Barter Street and Rail Corridor
Gunnedah
Water Main replacement works will be occuring in Elgin Street Gunnedah.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are requested to follow direction from the Traffic Controllers/Signage at all times.  Unavoidable interruption to traffic flow, property access and water availability may be experienced intermittently during the construciton. Monday 6 August 2018
to
Friday 7 September 2018
     
 Kamilaroi Road
Carroll Street to end
Kerb and Gutter replacement works are being carried out in Kamilaroi Road.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are being carried out.  Road users are requested to follow directions from Traffic Controllers/signage at all times.  Unavoidable interruption to traffic flow and property access may be experienced intermittently during the construction.  Monday 6 August 2018
to
Friday 7 September 2018
OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION:
  • Drivers may be liable for any damage that they cause to a road that is closed to their vehicle type
  • Travelling on roads covered with water is extremely dangerous and should be avoided
  • Road conditions can change without warning and drivers should travel with caution
  • Unsealed roads damage very easily when they are wet and only essential journeys should be undertaken until these roads dry out
  • Council priortises repairs with higher trafficked roads and bus routes usually receiving attention first.

Disclaimer:
The road closure information is as accurate as possible at the time it is entered. However as conditions change quickly, this information should be used as a guide only. Council makes no statements, representations or warranties about the accuracy, currency, reliability or completeness of the information.

Road users are reminded to not enter flood water and deliberate disobeying of road closure signs may result in police prosecution.