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Current works

Completion timeframes of current works listed below are subject to weather conditions and bushfire activity.

We will make every effort to minimise disruptions to traffic, parking and pedestrians during work times.

To help work run as smoothly as possible, we ask pedestrians and motorists to follow any signage and traffic control measures.

Shire-wide, bridges

What: Repairing or rebuilding bridges affected by bushfire and floods.

Some bridges will be repaired or replaced with timber while others are being rebuilt using concrete.

Why: To provide safe access to all communities.

When: January 2020 until works are complete

More info: Restoring bridges

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Shire-wide, maintenance

What: Clearing roads affected by bushfire and flood.

Our maintenance crews are working to maintain safe access to rural and urban areas throughout the shire.

Work involves removing debris and dangerous trees from Council-maintained sections of roads.

Why: To provide safe access to properties.

When: December 2019 until works are complete.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 447401391

Shire-wide, rural roads

What: Maintenance grading and gravel re-sheeting various unsealed roads in the shire.

Traffic control measures will be in place and commuters may experience short delays.

Why: To maintain the roads to a reasonable level.

When: From April to June 2020.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Shire-wide, weed spraying

What: Spraying urban and rural roadsides, including the Kings Highway, to control the growth of woody weeds, shrubs and trees.

Metsulfuron (Brush-Off) and Glyphosate (Roundup) will be used.

Why: The spraying will reduce hazards caused by tree and shrub growth and help protect road pavements from tree root damage.

Commuters are asked to take care around slow-moving spraying vehicles.

When: August to September 2020, weather permitting.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Batehaven to Surf Beach, Beach Road

What: Installing on-road bicycle facilities along 4km of Beach Road.

By allocating space on both sides of the road we aim to provide a bicycle friendly on-road route linking to the existing shared pathway network.

Traffic control measures will be in place and commuters should expect minor delays.

Why: To support active transport options by increasing safety for cyclists and encouraging cycling as an alternative mode of transport.

When: August to September 2020, weather permitting

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Batemans Bay, Beach Road

What: Rebuilding the road and pathways between Club Catalina and Batemans Bay Marina.

The project also involves replacing stormwater infrastructure, water mains, kerb and gutter and extending the concrete median.

Traffic control will be in place and commuters should allow extra time to travel through the area. Work will be done on one side of the road at a time to minimise the impact on traffic.

Why: To improve safety and adapt to sea level rise.

When: February to December 2020, weather permitting

More info: Beach Road safety upgrade

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Broulee, Captain Oldrey Reserve

What: Constructing a new sewage pumping station and rising main.

The rising main will be installed through Captain Oldrey Reserve and to the new pump station site in on private property to the west.

Reserve users can expect increased vehicle movements. Interruption to local sporting activities is not expected.

Why: To allow for development and transport sewage to the Tomakin Sewage Treatment Plant.

When: March 2020 to July 2021, weather permitting

Contact: Brent Parker, Water and Sewer Engineer

Phone: 4474 1000

Eurobodalla, Cheese Factory Bridge

What: Rebuilding the bridge damaged by bushfire.

Eurobodalla Road will remain open while the new bridge is built alongside the old one.

Traffic control will be in place and commuters should expect minor delays.

Why: To increase resilience of our bridges.

When: July to September 2020

More info: Restoring access - Eurobodalla Valley bridges

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Malua Bay, Mulgowrie Street

What: Rebuilding a section of the road.

New stormwater drainage, kerb, gutter and road surface will be installed.

Residents and visitors will be able to access properties but the road will be closed to through traffic during works.

Why: To improve and maintain the road network.

When: August to December 2020

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Moruya, George Bass Drive

What: Building a new access road to service the airport.

The road will operating under traffic control and commuters should allow extra time to travel through the area.

Why: To provide access to the new western subdivision.

More info: Moruya Airport upgrade

When: September to December 2020

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Moruya, Maunsell Street

What: Installing new stormwater infrastructure.

Residents can expect heavy machinery to be active on the nature strip and along the road.

Why: To improve drainage and reduce local flooding.

When: September to October 2020

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Narooma, Corunna Street

What: Building a footpath from Tilba Street to the children's crossing in Montague Street.

Residents can expect heavy machinery to be active on the nature strip and along the road.

Why: To extend the pathway network and increase pedestrian safety.

When: September to October 2020

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Nerrigundah, Gulph Creek Bridge

What: Rebuilding the bridge damaged by bushfire.

Nerrigundah Mountain Road will be closed while the old bridge is demolished and the new bridge is built.

Why: To increase resilience of our bridges.

When: July to October 2020

More info: Restoring access - Eurobodalla Valley bridges

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Sunshine Bay, Caseys Beach

What: Upgrading the Sewage Pumping Station (SPS) in Sunshine Bay at the southern end of Caseys Beach.

Access to the car park will be limited and the public toilets will be closed.

Why: To ensure greater reliability of the local sewerage infrastructure.

When: July to December 2020

Contact: Water and Sewer Engineer, Brent Parker

Phone: 4474 7409

Tomakin, Tomakin Road

What: Upgrading a 1.4km section of the road east of Dunns Creek Road.

Why: To improve road safety, drainage and property access.

The road will operating under traffic control and commuters should allow extra time to travel through the area.

When: September to December 2020, weather permitting.

More info: Tomakin Road safety upgrade

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391