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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:   Friday 8 February 2019 5:00 pm

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Friday 15 February 2019 9:30 am

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

 TOTAL FIRE BAN ALL OF GUNNEDAH SHIRE COUNCIL - WEDNESDAY 13 FEBRUARY 2019

 

ROAD

CLOSURE INFORMATION

DATE

Mooki River Road
Breeza
ROAD CLOSED due to structural damage at the low level bridge  
     
Oxley Highway
Hoss Causeway
Carroll
Reconstruction road works for the Hoss Causeway upgrade will be undertaken to improve flood immunity.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr with a detour in place whilst the works are occuring.  Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable. Wednesday 29 August 2018
to
Friday 29 June 2019
     
Bulevale Road
Gunnedah
Reconstruction road works will be occuring 14.8km from the Kamilaroi Highway intersection for approximately 3km.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring and 60km/hr at all other times.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 4 February 2019
to
Friday 8 March 2019
     
Warrabungle Street
between Conadilly Street and Barber Street
Gunnedah
ROAD CLOSED due to construction of the new rail bridge overpass.  The road will be closed to all traffic to ensure the safety of motorists and workers.  Heavy Vehicle access will be via Tempest Street with Council approval for the duration of the project. Monday 14 January 2019
To
Monday 6 January 2020
     
Wentworth Street
between Lt Barber Street and Bloomfield Street
Gunnedah
Stormwater Replacement works will be occuring in Wentworth Street.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 14 January 2019
to
Friday 15 February 2019
     
George Street
between Wilga Street and Warrena Street
Gunnedah
Kerb and Gutter replacement works are being carried out in George Street between Wilga Street and Warrena Street Gunnedah.  The road will be limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  There will be unavoidable interruptions to property access for the duration of the works.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 4 February 2019
to
Friday 22 February 2019
     
Bridge Street
between George Street and Beulah Street
Gunnedah
Kerb and Gutter replacement works are being carried out in Bridge Street (western side) between George Street and Beulah Street Gunnedah.  The road will be limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  There will be unavoidable interruptions to property access for the duration of the works.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take addtional care when travelling throught the contruction site. Friday 8 February 2019
to
Friday 8 March 2019
     

Watermark Road
End to Sealed Road for 2.6km
Curlewis

Gravel Road Resheeting works are being carried out on Watermark Road from the end to the tar to the end of the gravel for a distance of 2.6km.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times and take additional care whilst travelling through the work site. Monday 4 February 2019
to
Firday 22 February 2019
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:   Friday 8 February 2019 5:00 pm

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Friday 15 February 2019 9:30 am

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

 TOTAL FIRE BAN ALL OF GUNNEDAH SHIRE COUNCIL - WEDNESDAY 13 FEBRUARY 2019

 

ROAD

CLOSURE INFORMATION

DATE

Mooki River Road
Breeza
ROAD CLOSED due to structural damage at the low level bridge  
     
Oxley Highway
Hoss Causeway
Carroll
Reconstruction road works for the Hoss Causeway upgrade will be undertaken to improve flood immunity.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr with a detour in place whilst the works are occuring.  Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable. Wednesday 29 August 2018
to
Friday 29 June 2019
     
Bulevale Road
Gunnedah
Reconstruction road works will be occuring 14.8km from the Kamilaroi Highway intersection for approximately 3km.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring and 60km/hr at all other times.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 4 February 2019
to
Friday 8 March 2019
     
Warrabungle Street
between Conadilly Street and Barber Street
Gunnedah
ROAD CLOSED due to construction of the new rail bridge overpass.  The road will be closed to all traffic to ensure the safety of motorists and workers.  Heavy Vehicle access will be via Tempest Street with Council approval for the duration of the project. Monday 14 January 2019
To
Monday 6 January 2020
     
Wentworth Street
between Lt Barber Street and Bloomfield Street
Gunnedah
Stormwater Replacement works will be occuring in Wentworth Street.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 14 January 2019
to
Friday 15 February 2019
     
George Street
between Wilga Street and Warrena Street
Gunnedah
Kerb and Gutter replacement works are being carried out in George Street between Wilga Street and Warrena Street Gunnedah.  The road will be limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  There will be unavoidable interruptions to property access for the duration of the works.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 4 February 2019
to
Friday 22 February 2019
     
Bridge Street
between George Street and Beulah Street
Gunnedah
Kerb and Gutter replacement works are being carried out in Bridge Street (western side) between George Street and Beulah Street Gunnedah.  The road will be limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  There will be unavoidable interruptions to property access for the duration of the works.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take addtional care when travelling throught the contruction site. Friday 8 February 2019
to
Friday 8 March 2019
     

Watermark Road
End to Sealed Road for 2.6km
Curlewis

Gravel Road Resheeting works are being carried out on Watermark Road from the end to the tar to the end of the gravel for a distance of 2.6km.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from signage at all times and take additional care whilst travelling through the work site. Monday 4 February 2019
to
Firday 22 February 2019
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.