Monday 12 January 2009

Cairns road closures

Due to Tropical Cyclone Charlotte, and the associated Low, Cairns Regional Council announces the following road closures and areas to watch:

Southern District
Yarrahbah Rd (at Middle Ck)
Highleigh Rd Gordonvale
Campbell St Gordonvale
Peets Bridge Goldsbrough
Moller Road Aloomba - Behana Crossing
Mulgrave River at the Fisheries
Maitland Road
Clyde Rd Bramston Beach
Page Rd Edmonton

Central District
Lake St
English Street
Cochrane St
Brown St (between Mann & Earl St)
Greenslopes St (at McNamara St intersection)
Richardson & Pease St
Lake Morris Road (at yellow gates)
McCoombe St (southern side of Mulgrave)

Northern District
Lower Freshwater Road
Yorkey's Knob Access Rd (300m from Hway and at Dunne Rd)
Freshwater Roundabout
Dunne Road
Kamerunga Rd at Stratford
Barron Gorge Road (landslips)
Kuranda Range Road OPEN (one lane only)

Far Northern District
Mossman Daintree Rd - Nth of Foxton Bridge
Mossman - Mt Molloy (at Bushy Ck)
Finlayvale / Anich Rd
Alexandra Range - Cape Trib Rd (landslips) OPEN with care

Howard Kennedy Dr closed
Bramston Beach Road closed at Russell River bridge
Eubenangee Road closed
East Russell closed at Clyde bridge

Copperlode Dam level
Water is currently 0.5 metres from the top, rising 1.2 metres since Friday.
Dam levels as at:
Friday- 1.7m
Monday 12 January at 7am- 0.56m. The dam is expected to overflow sometime today.

Council updates here.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

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