Bruce Highway, Queen Street – Asphalt Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that asphalt works will commence in Queen Street (Bruce Highway), Ayr from Little Drysdale Street (McDonald’s roundabout) intersection to Kennedy/Bower Street (Don West roundabout) intersection, southbound lane only, on Friday 30th June, 2017, weather permitting. 

These works will be constructed under a full closure of the southbound lane and centre median turning lane, for the duration of the works. The northbound lane will remain open to all traffic. A temporary detour of the southbound traffic will operate from the Little Drysdale St roundabout, to MacMillan Street roundabout and south to Kennedy Street, where it intersects with the Bruce Highway at the Bower Street roundabout. Traffic controllers will be on site to manage pedestrian access to all businesses along the affected section of road. Footpath access is not be affected during the works. 

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

 

 

Mount Inkerman Closure

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise a full closure of Mount Inkerman will be in place to motorists and pedestrians on Tuesday 27th June 2017 from 7.30am to 4.00pm to undertake excavation works.

Further closures of Mount Inkerman will occur as the project progresses, updates on closures to motorists and pedestrians will be provided.

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 Show – Temporary Road Closures

The following temporary road closures and changes to traffic conditions will be in place on Wednesday 28th June 2017 from 8.30am to 10.30pm for the hosting of the Burdekin Show.

Road Closures and Changed Traffic Conditions

  • Craig Street will be closed at its intersection with Bruce Highway
  • Bruce Highway traffic will be reduced to 40km/hr
  • MacKenzie Street will be reduced to 40km/hr

Parking

Parking for the Burdekin Show will be available at the following locations

  • Taxis and Disabled parking only in Craig Street with access via Mackenzie Street
  • General parking on both sides of Mackenzie Street from Lynch Street to Jones Street
  • General parking on Showgrounds side only on the Bruce Highway from Lynch Street to Ayr Cemetery

For further information please visit Council’s website www.burdekin.qld.gov.au or contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Adelaide Street – Road Reconstruction, Drainage and Kerb and Channel Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction, drainage and kerb and channel works will commence in Adelaide Street, Ayr from Chippendale Street intersection to Norham Road intersection on Monday 5th June, 2017 continuing until approximately Friday 25th August, 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed at times, under a full road closure with a temporary detour installed via Margaret Street or under traffic control with reduced speeds and trafficable widths in place.

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.

Mount Inkerman – Lookout Upgrade

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that construction works will commence on Mount Inkerman on Thursday 8th June, 2017 continuing for approximately three months, weather permitting.

The lookout area at the top of Mount Inkerman will be inaccessible and closed to motorists and pedestrians. A designated turn around area at the top of Mount Inkerman will be available for motorists.

Further closures of Mount Inkerman will occur as the project progresses, updates on closures to motorists and pedestrians will be provided.

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.

Donadon Road – Road Reconstruction and Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that road reconstruction and drainage works will commence on Donadon Road from the Burstall Road intersection to Airdmillan Road Intersection for the extent of 2.3km on Monday 15th May, 2017 continuing until approximately Friday 30th June, 2017, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure with a temporary detour installed via Parker 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.

 

Hell Hole Landing Boat Ramp – Temporary Closure

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) advises that the Hell Hole Landing boat ramp at Rita Island will be temporarily closed while reconstruction works are carried out.

The boat ramp construction project is scheduled to commence on Monday 8 May 2017 and will take approximately nine weeks to complete, weather permitting.

Further information about the temporary closure can be found in the attached flyer.

For more information about the Hell Hole Landing boat ramp project can be obtained by contacting Department of Transport and Main Roads Customer and Stakeholder Management team on 1800 625 648 or via email at

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