Queen Street, Ayr – Pedestrian Crossing Line Marking

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that line marking works will be undertaken in Queen Street, Ayr on the pedestrian crossing in the vicinity of Snap Fitness and Hello World. The works are scheduled to commence on Sunday 23 June 2019 around 6:00am with a proposed completion time before 3:00pm, weather and construction conditions permitting.

Traffic management will be in place for the duration of the works with a single lane closure implemented on the lane under construction. This will alternate to the opposite lane when required.

Access to the CBD area will be accessible via a detour along Graham Street, Ayr throughout the duration of each lane closure.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during these works. Burdekin Shire Council thanks business owners and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 47 83 9800.

 

Bruce Highway – Bitumen repair works

Burdekin Shire Council advises that bitumen repair works are to be undertaken on the section of the Bruce Highway north and south of the Giddy/Gillian (McDesme) Road intersection. Works are scheduled to commence and conclude on Tuesday 11th June, 2019, weather permitting.

The Bruce Highway will be under a single lane closure with Traffic Lights and Traffic Control will be operating at both the Giddy Road and Gillian (McDesme) Road intersections during the course of the works.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during the maintenance period. Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 47 839 800.

 

Temporary Changes to Traffic Conditions – Sweet Days Hot Nights

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that temporary changes to traffic conditions will be in place on Sixth Avenue, Fifth Avenue and Hurney Road, Home Hill, for the hosting of the Sweet Days Hot Nights Festival.

Traffic will be reduced to 40km around the Home Hill Showgrounds on Thursday 30 May 2019 and Saturday 1 July 2019.  Parking for the event is available within the Showgrounds and the vacant allotment adjacent to Fifth Avenue.

Traffic Control will be on-site during the hosting of the events to assist with parking.

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

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

Ayr-Dalbeg Road (Mona Park area) – Drainage Construction Works

Burdekin Shire Council advises of drainage construction works to be undertaken on the Ayr-Dalbeg Road, Mona Park, commencing Monday 20 May 2019 to Friday 31 May 2019, weather and construction conditions permitting.

A single lane closure will be in place during these works which are located approximately 4km past the Burdekin Quarry site. Traffic lights will be operational on a 24 hour basis for the majority of these works, with traffic control to be used when required to enable works to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during the construction period. Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience during these works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 47 839 800.

 

Burdekin Grower Race Day – Temporary Changes To Traffic Conditions

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 18 May 2019, 8.00am to Sunday 19 May 2019, 8.00am, for the hosting of the 2019 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.

Bitumen Reseals – Rural Areas

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that bitumen reseal works will commence on the below listed rural roads between Monday 20 May to Friday 24 May 2019, weather permitting:

  • Darveniza Road
  • Jerona Road
  • Kann Road
  • Kelly Road
  • Kirknie Road
  • Lyons Road
  • Maidavale Road
  • Shirbourne Road
  • Weir Road

Please contact Burdekin Shire Council’s Customer Service on 4783 9800 for further information.

 

Temporary Road Closures – Burdekin Sugar Rush

The following temporary road closures will be in place between 5.00am and 11am on Sunday 28th April, 2019 to allow the hosting of the annual Burdekin Sugar Rush Fun Run and Walk.

  • MacMillan Street, Ayr – closed between Pool and Little Drysdale Streets
  • Little Drysdale Street, Ayr – closed between MacMillan and Wickham Streets
  • Wickham Street, Ayr – closed between Little Drysdale and Mackenzie Streets

All traffic will be detoured for the period of the closures to ensure the safety of participants and spectators.

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 Thursday 25th April 2019 for the hosting of the 2019 Anzac Day Dawn Services and Parades.

Ayr Road Closures

Dawn Service – 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 Parker and Mackenzie St
  • Parker St between Graham and Queen St
  • Mackenzie St between Queen and Wickham St
  • MacMillan St between Park and MacKenzie St

Note: See attached map for assembly area changes for Ayr Anzac Day March 2019

Home Hill Closures

Dawn Service – 5.00am to 6.00am

  • Ninth Av between Tenth and Eighth St
  • Ninth St at the intersection with Ninth Av

Main Parade – 10.30am to 12.00noon

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

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

Groper Creek and Cromarty Creek Boat Ramp – maintenance cleaning

Burdekin Shire Council advises of maintenance cleaning works to be undertaken on both the Groper Creek and Cromarty Creek boat ramps on the following dates.

Groper Creek downstream boat ramp – 16 April 2019 between 12 noon and 5p.m. – This ramp will be closed during cleaning works, noting the upstream ramp will remain open.

Cromarty Creek boat ramp – 17 April 2019 between 12 noon and 5p.m. – delays to boat launching may be affected during the cleaning works.

Every effort will be made to keep disruptions to a minimum for boat users during these periods.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 47 839 800.

Ayr-Ravenswood Road – Grading

Burdekin Shire Council advises that grading works are to continue on various sections of the Ayr-Ravenswood Road from Monday 15 April 2019 to 16/17 April 2019, weather permitting.

The Ayr-Ravenswood Road will remain open during these works with traffic management signage in place during this period.

Every effort will be made to keep disruptions to a minimum for road users during this time.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road users for their patience and cooperation during this period.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 47 839 800.

 

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