Road disruptions and closures
The list of currently known Council or other/event road closures in the region can be found below:
|9/5/2021 - 13/5/2021||6pm - 4 AM||
NIGHT WORKS - HERVEY BAY
Sunday 09/05/21 – TORQUAY ROAD (main Street to Hunter Street) - Start Time 6pm Finish 4am. (map)
Monday 10/05/21 and Tuesday 11/05/21 – TORQUAY ROAD and TAYLOR STREET INTERSECTION - Start Time 6pm Finish 4am. (map)
Wednesday 12/05/21 – ISLANDER ROAD (to Beach Road )Start Time 6pm Finish 4am. (map)
|Sealed road maintenance|
|11-12 March 2021||6.30pm - 2.30am||
LENNOX STREET, MARYBOROUGH
A full road closure of Lennox Street, Maryborough from the railway line near Woolworths Carpark through to Walker Street will commence from 6.30 p.m. Thursday 11 March 2021 to approx 2.30 a.m. Friday 12 March 2021 (weather permitting).
Traffic will be detoured via the following routes:-
Following completion of the asphalting works, traffic loop works and linemarking will follow with an expected full re-opening of Lennox Street to occur on 12 March, 2021 (weather permitting).
15 February - 12 March 2021
BOUNDARY ROAD and ROBERT STREET - SIGNALISATION
Works on the completion of the civil works necessary to enable relocation of the Ergon 11kv assets will commence on 15 February 2021 and be completed by 12 March 2021, weather permitting.
Traffic Guidance Schemes will be put into place whilst the works are completed. It will be noted that to allow the required excavation works to be completed, Boundary Road will be reduced to one lane with 4 way traffic lights on motion activation in operation. A traffic controller will be on site between 7.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. to perform manual override of the lighting systems during peak traffic volumes.
Stage 2 - commence March 2021
ADELAIDE STREET - REVITALISATION
STAGE 2 - Due to commence in approximately March 2021 will operate under a different one way traffic flow arrangement, with traffic directed in a north bound direction i.e. one way traffic for traffic travelling from Alice to Ellena Street. Again all night works will be completed under a full road closure.
STAGE 1 - Completed on the Revitalisation of Adelaide Street.
|7 September 2020 - February 2021||Various||
WALKER and NETPTUNE STREETS
The works will be undertaken in four stages with traffic in Walker Street flowing in a two way direction along one lane under traffic control. To limit traffic congestion at the intersection of Walker and Neptune Streets, traffic in Neptune Street will be detoured at times, during the various stages of the works. Additionally during the completion of stormwater drainage works at the Walker/Yaralla Streets intersection, traffic will also be detoured.
Council apologises for the inconveniences caused relating to this impending temporary road lane and staged road closures and thanks you in anticipation of your understanding and cooperation during the course of this work.
|Road reconstruction works including the installation of traffic signals at the Walker and Neptune Streets intersection|
|14 September 2020 - February 2021||Various||
MAIN STREET, CHAPEL ROAD and MAGGS HILL ROAD - INTERSECTION UPGRADE
FULL ROAD CLOSURE - Scheduled - 5am Monday 8th February to 6pm Tuesday 9th February
The works are planned for completion by end of February, 2021.
|Upgrade of major intersection|
All project timeframes are subject to weather permitting.
Motorists are advised to take caution and observe traffic signs during temporary road closures and use alternate routes.
For road closures controlled by Department of Main Roads visit 131 940 Traffic and Travel information website.