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Road Closures

Road Closure Information 23rd September 2016, 3pm

Roads Closed:

  • SR31 – Eulourie Road
  • SR57 – Currangandi Road
  • SR50 – Thornleigh Road
  • SR51 – Towarra Road
  • SR32 –  Pallal Road
  • Hope Street, Warialda – Closed at the slab crossing

All other shire and main roads are currently open.  Work crews will continue to monitor the conditions and will provide an update as required


Motorists are to take extreme caution within Gwydir Shire Council as water is over most roads

We appeal to local residents living on unsealed roads with the shire to assist Council by being vigilant in staying off the roads for at least 24 hours after rainfall to avoid unnecessary damage to surface.

Please do not touch or remove council road signage.It is illegal to pass a road closed sign. Travellers are advised that if they fail to obey road signage and / or damage road surfaces, they could be liable to prosecution and the cost of repairs under the Roads Act.

For after hours information on road closures please contact Gwydir Shire Council’s Road Closure Advice Service on 0267 293 096



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