Roads

Council manages an extensive roads network.

The vast majority of our roads, 758.3 kilometres, are unsealed and there are 377.38 kilometres of sealed roads which includes 67.6 km Regional Roads (state road) and 4.77 km parking lane adjacent to highway.

There are 52 timber bridges and 79 concrete and other bridges throughout the Local Government Area.

UPCOMING ROAD WORKS ON TAYLOR STREET

Please be advised that road works are expected to commence on Taylor Street from Thursday 1 June, 2017.  Full road closures are expected on Taylor Street between Church Street and Grey Street on Thursday 1, Monday 5 and Tuesday 6 June between 7.00am and 5.00pm. Updates and any changes to dates for these closures will be posted here and on Council’s Facebook page. Please be advised that intermittent closures may occur at various stages on Taylor Street between Grey Street and West Avenue and on Grey Street between Ferguson Street and Herbert Street to allow for works to be safely carried out. These works will be ongoing through to approximately 16 June, 2017.

UPCOMING ROAD WORKS ON ROBINSON AVENUE

Please be advised that road works are expected to commence on Robinson Avenue from Tuesday 6 June, 2017 and working hours will be between 7.00am and 5.00pm.  A full road closure is expected on either Tuesday 6 or Wednesday 7 June. Updates and any changes to dates for closures will be posted here and on Council’s Facebook page. These works will be ongoing through to approximately 16 June with some additional road closures expected.

UPCOMING ROAD WORKS ON OXFORD STREET

Please be advised that road works are expected to commence on Oxford Street between George Street and Cross Street from Thursday 8 June, 2017 and working hours will be between 7.00am and 5.00pm.  A full road closure is expected on 8 June. Updates and any changes to dates for closures will be posted here and on Council’s Facebook page. These works will be ongoing through to approximately 16 June with some additional road closures expected.

Council endeavours to complete these works with minimal impact on residents and please be assured that Council will accommodate any emergency situations where access is required. Council regrets any inconvenience that the road closures may cause and thanks residents and motorists for their understanding and co-operation.  If you require any further information please contact Council’s Department of Infrastructure Services on telephone 02 6730 2371.