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.

 

Bruce Highway and Dalbeg Road intersection – Pavement Repair Works

Burdekin Shire Council advises that pavement repair works are to be undertaken on the Bruce Highway at it’s intersection with the Ayr-Dalbeg Road. These works are scheduled to commence on Monday 15 April 2019 for the day.

Traffic management, including traffic control and speed restrictions, will be in operation on both the Bruce Highway and at the Ayr-Dalbeg Road during these works. Minor delays may be experienced during this time.

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.

Temporary Changes to Traffic Conditions – Ayr Show Grounds

Burdekin Shire Council wishes to advise that temporary changes to traffic conditions will be in place on the Bruce Highway, Mackenzie Street and Craig Street on Friday 12 April 2019 from 9.30am to 12.00noon for a memorial service being held at the Ayr Show Grounds.

Traffic speeds will be reduced to 40km/h to ensure safe access to the memorial service.

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

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.

Tuesday 16 April to Thursday 18 April 2019 (weather permitting)

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 questions about any TMR projects, please contact our Customer and Stakeholder Management team via email at or by telephoning 1800 625 648

Ayr-Ravenswood Road – Gravel Re-sheeting and Grading

Burdekin Shire Council advises that gravel re-sheeting and grading works are to continue on the Ayr-Ravenswood Road from Monday 8 April 2019  to 10/11 April 2019, weather permitting.

The Ayr-Ravenswood Road will remain open during these works, however, sections of the road will be subject to speed restrictions and traffic control, where minor delays may be experienced. Motorists are advised that trucks will be operating to and from the sites.

Every effort will be made to keep disruption to a minimum for road users during these works.

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

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

Rita Island Road – Drainage Works

Burdekin Shire Council advises that drainage works will be undertaken on Rita Island Road from Anabranch Road to Towers Road intersections. The works are scheduled to commence on Monday 1 April 2019 and are expected to be completed by Friday 12 April 2019, weather and construction conditions permitting.

Rita Island Road will be closed to all traffic from Anabranch Road to Towers Road intersections to enable work to be undertaken safely and efficiently. Traffic will be detoured via Anabranch Road and Towers Road.

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 4783 9800

Sixth Street – Pavement Repair

Burdekin Shire Council advises that pavement repair works will be undertaken on Sixth Street from Eighth Avenue to Ninth Avenue. The works are scheduled to commence on Tuesday 26 March 2019 and expected to be completed by Friday 29 March 2019, weather and construction conditions permitting.

Lane closes and speed restrictions will be in place to enable works to be undertaken safely and efficiently.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team 4783 9800.

 

Five Ways Road – Closed

Burdekin Shire Council advises that Five Ways Road is closed to all traffic between Aerodrome Road and the Ivory, Kidd and Kelly Road intersections. The closure is due to structural damaged to the culverts at Sheepstation Creek, following the recent flooding.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents and road user during the required emergent works.

For further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team 4783 9800.

Plantation Creek – Pontoon Closure

Burdekin Shire Council would like to advise that pontoon maintenance works will be undertaken at Plantation Creek.

The Pontoon will be closed whilst the maintenance works is completed from Wednesday 20 March to Friday 19 April 2019, weather permitting.

The boat ramps will remain open to residents during the works with some minor interruptions.

Burdekin Shire Council thanks residents for their patience during the maintenance works. Should you require further information please contact Council’s Customer Service Team on 4783 9800.

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