This page includes information regarding full road closures on major Council controlled local roads, full road closures which may affect or impact major roads, or full road closures on minor roads which are of extended duration. Partial road closures and footpath closures are not listed.
We make every effort to ensure disruptions to traffic, businesses, pedestrians and residents are minimised during works.
Please note that road closure applicants have a duty as part of the conditions of their permit to notify affected businesses and residents of the upcoming works usually at least two (2) business days prior to works commencing.
See “Related links” for road closure information from other sources concerning works not listed here.
TURNER STREET, GEORGETOWN
Sunday 23 July - Ongoing until February 2024 (Approximately)
24/7 Full road closure of Turner Street between Georgetown Road and No. 1 Turner street from Sunday 23 July through to February 2024 (approximately) to facilitate the construction of a development.
Access to Turner Street will be via Christo Road during the construction period and pedestrian access will be maintained at all times.
MINMI ROAD, MINMI
Ongoing until mid October 2023
Frontage of No. 610 Minmi Road Minmi, east of Blue Gum Hill Road, is temporarily reduced to a single travel lane servicing both directions of traffic. This is due to infrastructure works in connection with nearby subdivision activity. Portable Traffic Signals are being used to safely conduct vehicles through the location and are expected to be in place until 15 October 2023 at the earliest.
The delay during peak hours is approximately 15-20 minutes for both directions. Motorists are encouraged to avoid travelling in this area or use alternate routes during peak hours to avoid delay.
DEVONSHIRE STREET, NEWCASTLE WEST
Saturday 30 September 2023
Full road closure of Devonshire Street between Hunter Street and King Street from 8:00pm to midnight Saturday 30 September to facilitate construction of items/structures for West Best Bloc Fest's Easel'd and New Annual's live art performance.
NATIONAL PARK STREET, NEWCASTLE WEST
Wednesday 4 to Thursday 5 October 2023
Full road closure of National Park Street between Hunter Street and King Street from 9:00pm Wednesday 4 to 3:00am Thursday 5 October 2023 to facilitate oversize truck movements for the removal of piling rig and crane from construction site located at No. 1 National Park Street.
Access for residents and the car park will be maintained and the footpath on both sides of National Park Street will remain open to pedestrians.
BEAUMONT STREET, ISLINGTON
Saturday 28 to Monday 30 October 2023
Full road closure of Beaumont Street between Hudson Street and Fern Street from 2:00am Saturday 28 through to 2:00am Monday 30 October 2023 to facilitate the upgrade of Beaumont Street Level Crossing to enhance safety, reliability and performance.
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In accordance with Roads Act, 1993, Part 8, Division 1, the above are planned street closures.