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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 22 March 2019 9:00 am

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Monday 1 April 2019 3:30 pm

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
     
Apex Drive
Porcupine Access Road
Gunnedah
The road will be closed due to Motorsport Event as part of the Week of Speed Activities.  A courtesy bus will be available on Sunday 24 March 2019 from the bottom of Apex Road to the top of the lookout.  All walking trails will be open and please follow directions from Traffic Marshalls when crossing the road. Friday 22 March 2019 4:30pm
to
Monday 25 March 2019 12:00 noon
     
Bloomfield Street (Regional Road 7785)
between Marquis Street and Tempest Street
Gunnedah
Installation of Kerb and Gutter will be occuring between Marquis Street and Tempest 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 4 March 2019
to
Monday 4 November 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
     
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 29 March 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 throuht the construction site. Friday 8 February 2019
to
Friday 29 March 2019
     
Quia Station Road
between Grain Valley Road and Kruse Road
Emerald Hill
Gravel Resheeting works will be taking place between Grain Valley Road and Kruse Road.  The road will be limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Please take additional care when travelling through the constructon site. Tuesday 26 March 2019
to
Tuesday 30 April 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 22 March 2019 9:00 am

NEXT UPDATE EXPECTED:  Monday 1 April 2019 3:30 pm

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
     
Apex Drive
Porcupine Access Road
Gunnedah
The road will be closed due to Motorsport Event as part of the Week of Speed Activities.  A courtesy bus will be available on Sunday 24 March 2019 from the bottom of Apex Road to the top of the lookout.  All walking trails will be open and please follow directions from Traffic Marshalls when crossing the road. Friday 22 March 2019 4:30pm
to
Monday 25 March 2019 12:00 noon
     
Bloomfield Street (Regional Road 7785)
between Marquis Street and Tempest Street
Gunnedah
Installation of Kerb and Gutter will be occuring between Marquis Street and Tempest 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 4 March 2019
to
Monday 4 November 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
     
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 29 March 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 throuht the construction site. Friday 8 February 2019
to
Friday 29 March 2019
     
Quia Station Road
between Grain Valley Road and Kruse Road
Emerald Hill
Gravel Resheeting works will be taking place between Grain Valley Road and Kruse Road.  The road will be limited to 60km/hr whilst the works are occuring.  Road users are requested to follow directions from traffic controllers/signage at all times.  Speed zones are enforceable.  Please take additional care when travelling through the constructon site. Tuesday 26 March 2019
to
Tuesday 30 April 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.