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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 29 July 2020 1030 hrs

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Friday  31 July 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

Long Point Road 
Gunnedah
ROAD CLOSED - between Pullaming Road and Normans Road.  Water is over the road in the low level crossing Wednesday 29 July 2020
     
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 Wednesday 29 July 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 14 August 2020
     
Kamilaroi Highway
Breeza
Road construction and sealing works are occuring between Breeza and the boundary with Liverpool Plains Shire Coucil.  The road will be speed limited to 40km/hr whilst the works are occuring and 60km/hr during non work hours.  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 when travelling through the construction site. Monday 1 June 2020
to
Friday 28 August 2020
     
Kamilaroi Highway
Gunnedah
Culvert construction works are occuing between the Quia Road and Bluevale Road intersections.  A detour road is currently in place and the road will be speed limited to 60km/hr.  Speed zone are enforceable.  Road users are requested to follow direction from signage and take additional care when travelling through the construction site. Monday 1 June 2020
to 
Friday 25 September 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 when travelling through the construction site. Tuesday 5 November 2019
to
Friday 28 November 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.