Road closures

Please check the Disaster Dashboard for ALL road closures due to flooding, hazards or roadworks.

For closures due to Council works in you local area:

Date Details Time Reason
5 June 2022 Lamington Bridge, Maryborough 7am - 5pm

The Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) will be temporarily closing the Lamington Bridge, Maryborough on Sunday 5th June, 2022.
The works are necessary to reinstate lighting following the recent floods, and for TMR to service bridge components and remove vegetation and flood debris.

During this time the bridge will remain open for pedestrian and bike access. However, a detour for traffic will be in place via the Bruce Highway and Alice Streets.

Motorists are reminded to observe all roadworks and detour signage and be aware of changed conditions.

TMR will publish the details of the closure and detour on the webpage. We encourage motorists to visit this website prior to travel.

6-10 June 2022 Gootchie - Sheehans Road (near bridge) 1 week - Monday-Friday Bridge maintenance works
7 June - 30 June Sand Road, Walligan and un-sealed section of Nikenbah Dundowran Road throughout June, weather permitting

To allow for the completion of pavement maintenance works on Sand Road, Walligan, this road will be reduced to a one lane traffic arrangement controlled by traffic controllers during the day and portable traffic lights after hours. 

The unsealed section of Nikenbah Dundowran Road will also be fully closed (local traffic only) whilst the works are completed.
Sand Road traffic plan

11 July - 12 Aug 2022 Toogoom boat ramp and car park 5 weeks continuous
Monday - Sunday
Maintenance and re-surfacing of Boat Ramp

Click below for fact sheets on road work projects accross the region:

Hervey Bay                       Maryborough                        Outlying areas

For other roads information such as permits to open/close a road, street numbering and cattle grids click here.