Road Condition Report – Burdekin Shire

Road Condition Report for Burdekin Shire as at 2.00pm on Tuesday 23 May 2017.

Council Controlled Roads

  • Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp Road – Traffic hazards, proceed with caution
  • Hodel Road – Traffic hazards, proceed with caution

Motorists are all reminded “If it’s flooded forget it”

Further updates to this report will be provided as conditions change.

Burdekin Grower Race Day 2017 – Temporary Changes to Traffic Conditions

BRUCE HIGHWAY, HOME HILL

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that temporary changes to traffic conditions will be in place on the Bruce Highway, Home Hill from First Street to the end of the Home Hill Race Course area from Saturday 20th May 2017, 8.00am to Sunday 21st May 2017, 8.00am, for the hosting of the 2017 Burdekin Grower Race Day.

Traffic speeds will be reduced to 60km/h to ensure the safety of participants and spectators.

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

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

Brown Road – Road Reconstruction and Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and drainage works will commence on Brown Road approx. 1.6km from the Ayr Dalbeg Road intersection for the extent of 1km towards Pelican Road on Wednesday 1st February, 2017 continuing until approximately Friday 16th June, 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure with a temporary detour installed via Shepherd Road and Pelican Road.

Motorists 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.

Beach Road and Lilliesmere Road – Footpath Reconstruction

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise footpath reconstruction works will be undertaken at the intersection of Beach Road and Lilliesmere Road, Ayr.  Works are scheduled to commence on Monday 8th May, 2017 to Friday 19th May, 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under traffic control with speed restrictions and reduced trafficable widths in place throughout the work area.

Motorists 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.

Anzac Day Road Closures – Ayr and Home Hill

Road closures will be in place for the following times and locations on Tuesday 25th April 2017 for the hosting of the 2017 Anzac Day Dawn Services and Parades.

Ayr Road Closures

Dawn Service and Parade – 5.00am to 6.00am

  • Queen St between Young and MacKenzie St
  • MacKenzie St between Queen and Wickham St
  • MacMillan St between Park and MacKenzie St

Main Parade – 8.30am to 11.00am

  • Queen St between Edwards and Mackenzie St
  • Edwards St between Wilmington and Queen St
  • Mackenzie St between Queen and Wickham St
  • MacMillan St between Park and MacKenzie St

Home Hill Closures

Dawn Service and Parade – 5.00am to 6.00am

  • Ninth Av between Tenth and Eighth St
  • Ninth St between Eighth and Ninth Av

Main Parade – 10.30am to 12.00noon

  • Ninth Av between Tenth and Eighth St
  • Ninth St between Eighth to Ninth Av
  • Tenth St between Eighth and Eleventh Av
  • Eighth St between Eighth and Ninth Av
  • Eighth Avenue between Eighth and Tenth St

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:

  • 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.

 

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