Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

As part of the Burdekin River Bridge Rehabilitation project, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place (weather permitting) on the following dates:

  • Monday 10 April to Wednesday 12 April 2017
  • Wednesday 19 April to Friday 21 April 2017

9.00am to 2.30pm (please note start and finish times)

During this time, speed and width restrictions will be in place and the site will be under traffic control.  North and south bound road users should expect minor delays.

To minimise disruptions, heavy vehicles operators with loads three (3) metres wide or greater must contact Michael Brennan on 0409 643 768 to advise of an anticipated time of arrival to allow for road barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared.  Failure to give advance warning will result in further delays.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during this program of works. If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Mrs Paula Paoletti on 1800 625 648.

Council Road Condition Status Report No 2

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise of the following road conditions:

  • Closed – Groper Creek Road at Mt Alma Road intersection
  • Closed – Rita Island Road at Anabranch Bridge crossing
  • Closed – Kirknie Road at Alligator Creek crossing
  • Water Over Road – Fry Road

Please avoid all travel to the above areas. “If it’s flooded forget it”

Council will provide further updates to the road conditions within the Shire as changes progress.

Council Road Condition Status Report No1

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise of the following road conditions:

  • Closed – Groper Creek Road at Mt Alma Road intersection
  • Closed – Rita Island Road  at Anabranch Bridge crossing
  • Closed – Kirknie Road at Alligator Creek crossing
  • Water Over Road – Butler Road
  • Water Over Road – Phillips Camp Road
  • Water Over Road – Fry Road

Please avoid all travel to the above areas. “If it’s flooded forget it”

Council will provide further updates to the road conditions within the Shire as changes progress.

 

Bruce Highway – Road Closure – Yellow Gin Creek

Bruce Highway Road Closure – Youngoorah Bridge – Yellow Gin Creek

The Department of Transport and Main Roads wishes to advise that the Bruce Highway is closed to all traffic at Youngoorah Bridge – Yellow Gin Creek, approx. 18km south of Home Hill .

The highway is closed in both directions due to flooding, motorists can expect long delays.

For further information please contact 13 19 40.

Bruce Highway – Road Closure

Bruce Highway Road Closure – First Street, Home Hill

The Department of Transport and Main Roads wishes to advise that the Bruce Highway is closed to all traffic at the First Street, Home Hill intersection.

The highway is closed in both directions due to flooding, motorists can expect long delays.

For further information please contact 13 19 40.

 

Aerodrome Operational Status Report

The Burdekin Shire Council Aerodromes have been inspected today, Wednesday 29th March 2017 and the following is advised:

Ayr Aerodrome – Open

Sealed landing strip and grass landing strips are open and fully operational for use.

There is currently no power supply at the Ayr Aerodrome Terminal

Home Hill Airstrip – Closed

Grass runway surface condition is saturated and not suitable for use.

Millaroo Airstrip – Closed

Grass runway surface condition is saturated and not suitable for use.

Dalbeg Airstrip – Closed

Grass runway surface condition is saturated and not suitable for use

Council will advise when the above mentioned closed airstrips are open for use.

Queen and Soper Street – Road Closure

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that asphalt works will be undertake at the intersection of Queen and Soper Street, Ayr on Saturday 11th March 2017, from 12.00noon to 6.00pm and Sunday 12th March 2017, from 7.00am to 6.00pm, weather permitting.

These works will be completed under a full road closure of the Queen and Soper Street intersection during the above stated dates and times.

Motorists and pedestrians are asked to obey all directional signs and any instructions from traffic controllers or on site personnel for their own safety and the safety of Council’s workforce.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users in anticipation of their patience during the construction period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closure

As part of the Burdekin River Bridge Rehabilitation project, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that single lane closures on the Burdekin River Bridge, Home Hill will take place (weather permitting) on the following dates:

Wednesday 8 March to Friday 10 March 2017

Monday 13 March to Tuesday 14 March 2017

Thursday 16 March to Friday 17th March 2017

Tuesday 21 March to Friday 24 March 2017

Monday 27 March to Friday 31 March 2017

9.00am to 2.30pm (please note start and finish times)

During this time, speed and width restrictions will be in place and the site will be under traffic control.  North and south bound road users should expect minor delays.

To minimise disruptions, heavy vehicle operators with loads three (3) metres must contact Michael Brennan on 0409 643 768 to advise of an anticipated time of arrival to allow for road barriers and other infrastructure to be cleared.  Failure to give advance warning will result in further delays.

We apologise for any inconvenience and seek your cooperation during this program of works. If you have any queries in relation to this work, please contact Mrs Paula Paoletti on 1800 625 648.

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