Flavours of the World – Temporary Road Closure

EDIT: Flavours of the World has been cancelled by organisers due to unforeseen circumstances. The previously advised Road Closures will no longer take place.

 

Queen Street, Ayr will be closed between Young Street and Mackenzie Street between 2.00pm and 11.00pm, Saturday 28 July, 2018 for the hosting of the Flavours of the World event.

It is respectfully requested that all vehicles not involved with the event are removed from Queen Street for the duration of the closure.

All traffic will be detoured via Railway, Graham and Edwards Streets for the duration of the closure.

Council’s traffic management plan is attached for your information.

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

Ninth Avenue – Road Closure


Burdekin Shire Council advises that footpath and lane closures will be in place in Ninth Avenue from Tenth Street to Eighth Street for building construction works to be undertaken on the Memorial Hall. The works is scheduled to commence on Monday 16th July 2018 and are expected to be completed on Friday 20th July 2018, weather and construction conditions permitting.

What to expect:

  • Temporary Lane Closure
  • Pedestrian Footpath Closure
  • Home Hill Library Closure

During the works traffic will be required to access Ninth Avenue via the Eighth Street intersection.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum 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 4783 9930.

New Western Plantation Creek Boat Ramp Now Open

The Department of Transport and Main Roads is pleased to advise the new western Plantation Creek Boat Ramp located at 652 Old Wharf Road, Airdmillan is now open.

The project team would like to thank the local community for their patience during the delivery of this important project.

If you have any questions about any TMR projects, please contact our Customer and Stakeholder Management team via email ator by telephoning 1800 625 648.

 

Burdekin Show – Changed Traffic Conditions

The following temporary road closures and changes to traffic conditions will be in place on Wednesday 27th June 2018 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 contact Council’s Customer Service Centre on (07) 4783 9800.

Asphalt Works – Bruce Highway Home Hill

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) wishes to advise that asphalt works will commence at the following locations:

Eighth Avenue/the Bruce Highway, between Second Street and Bojack Road

Monday 25 June to Tuesday 26 June 2018

Work hours: 7.00pm to 5.00am

And

Seventh Avenue/Eighth Avenue, between Sixteenth Street and Twelfth Street

Tuesday 26 June to Wednesday 27 June 2018

Work hours: 7.00pm to 5.00am

These roads will remain open during the works but will be subject to changed traffic conditions, including lane closures and reduced speed limits to enable the works to be undertaken safely and efficiently. To minimise disruption to road users, works have been planned in stages with advanced warning signed in place to notify road users  of these changes.

Should you have any questions please contact the TMR Customer and Stakeholder Management Team on 1800 625 648.

For information on the latest traffic conditions call the Traffic and Travel Information line on 13 19 40 or visit  www.QLDTraffic.com.au

Old Home Hill Road – Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that drainage works will commence on Old Home Hill Road between Conlan Street and McDesme Road.  Works are scheduled to commence on Wednesday 13th June, 2018 continuing until approximately Friday 22nd June, 2018, weather permitting.

These works will be constructed under a full road closure of Old Home Hill Road between Conlan Street and McDesme Road from Wednesday 13th June to Friday 15th June 2018.  Works from Monday 18th June to Friday 22nd June will be constructed under reduced speeds and trafficable widths.

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.

Temporary Road Closure – Mackenzie Street

A temporary road closure will be in place in Mackenzie Street from the Wickham Street intersection, commencing at 9.00am to 12noon on Thursday 14th June and on Friday 15th June, 2018, for the hosting of the Ayr Community Kindergarten Road and Bike Safety Program.

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

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closures

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

  • Wednesday 13 June to Friday 15 June 2018 
  • Monday 18 June 2018 to Friday 22 June 2018
  • Thursday 28 June 2018 and Friday 29 June 2018

9.30am to 2.45pm (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 southbound 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 Dana Hildebrandt on 1800 625 648.

Burdekin River Bridge – Temporary Lane Closures

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

  • Wednesday 30 May 2018 to Friday 1 June 2018

9.30am to 2.45pm (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 southbound 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 Dana Hildebrandt on 1800 625 648.

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