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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:   Wednesday 27 May 2020 1800 hrs

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Friday 5 June 2020 1000 hrs

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

 

 

ROAD

CLOSURE INFORMATION

DATE

Goran Lake Road
Curlewis
ROAD CLOSED - between Nea Siding Road intersection and Hokey Pokey Road.  Water is over the road in the floodway.  This is expected to remain closed for an undetermined amount of time as the lake has filled with water. Tuesday 31 March 2020 ongoing
     
Mooki River Road - Bridge/Low Level Crossing
Breeza
ROAD CLOSED due to structural damage at the low level bridge.  Low level crossing currently closed due to flooding Tuesday 11 February 2020 ongoing
     
Kamilaroi Highway
Mystery Road Intersection
Breeza
Road reconstruction works will be occuring on the Kamilaroi Highway at the intersection with Mystery Road, Breeza.  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 at all times and to allow additional travel time. Monday 9 March 2020
to
Friday 26 June 2020
     
Kamilaroi Highway 
Warrabungle Street and Bluevale Road
Gunnedah
Road reconstruction works will be occuring between Warrabungle Street and Bluevale Road.  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 at all times and to allow additional travel time Monday 16 March 2020
to
Friday 12 June 2020
     
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 2021
     
View Street
Between Oxley Highway and Wandobah Road
Gunnedah
ROAD CLOSED due to consturction 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 Tempese Street, Barber Street and Marquis Street with Council approval for the duration of the project Monday 9 March 2020
to
Friday 14 August 2020
     
Boundary Road/Oxley Highway Intersection
Gunnedah
Roundabout construction works will be occuring at the intersection of Boundary Road and Oxley Highway, Gunnedah.  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 12 August 2019
to
Friday 26 June 2020
     
Grain Valley Road (Regional Road 7709)
Between Mullaley and Goolhi Road for 10km in a Northerly direction
Mullaley
Road reconstruction and sealing works are occuring between Mullaley and Goolhi Road for 10km as part of the Grain Valley Way Upgrade.  The road will be speed limited to 60km/hr for the duration of the works.  Speed zones are enforceable and please allow for additional travelling time.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times and take additional care wehn travelling through construction site. Tuesday 5 November 2019
to
Friday 28 November 2020
     
Goolhi Road
between Glencoce Road and Emerald Hill
Emerald Hill
Road reconstruction works are occuring between Glencoe Road and Emerald Hill for a distance of 1.5km.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable and please allow for additional travelling time.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers at all times and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 20 April 2020
to
Friday 6 November 2020
     
South Street (Oxley Highway)
between Marquis Street and View Street
Gunnnedah
Construction of a shared footpath is being carried out adjacent to the Oxley Highway between Marquis Street and View Street.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Please allow for additional travelling time and take additional care when travelling through the site. Tuesday 5 May 2020
to
Friday 26 June 2020
     
Bluevale Road
between Old Bluevale Road and Braymont Road
Gunnedah
Road reconstruction works to replace a concrete causeway will be occuring between Old Bluevale Road and Braymont Road.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr with a detour in place whilst the works are occuring.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers at all times and take additional care when travelling throught the construction site. Monday 9 March 2020
to
Friday 12 June 2020
     
Bridge Street - George Street to Hunter Street
Rodney Street - George Street to Edward Street
Gunnedah
Kerb and guttter works are occuring in Bridge Street between George Street and Hunter Street, and Rodney Street between George Street and Edward Street.  The road will be speed limted to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Please follow directions from traffic controllers and take additional care when travelling through the site. Tuesday 19 May 2020
to
Friday 26 June 2020
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.