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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 18 bridges affected by bushfire.

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

Why: To provide safe access to all communities.

When: January 2020 until works are complete

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Shire-wide, maintenance

What: Clearing roads affected by bushfire.

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

Work involves removing debris and dangerous fire-affected 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

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

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Broulee, Captain Oldrey Reserve

What: Construction 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

Phone: 4474 7409

Congo, Congo Road

What: Reconstructing and sealing a 1km section of the gravel road south of Congo village.

From 10 February the road will be closed during work hours and commuters will need to use the northern route.

Why: To improve road safety by providing a continuous bitumen-sealed roadway linking Congo to Bingie Road.

When: February to April 2020, weather permitting.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Moruya, George Bass Drive

What: Constructing a new intersection 500m north of Bruce Cameron Drive.

Why: To provide safe entry/exit from a new access road as part of the Moruya Airport upgrade.

Traffic control will be in place and commuters should allow extra time to travel through the area.

When: March to April 2020, weather permitting

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Narooma, Bowen Street

What: Rebuilding a section of the road. New stormwater drainage, kerb, gutter and road surface will be installed.

Residents will be able to access their properties but the road will be closed to other traffic during the project.

Why: To improve and maintain the road network.

When: February to March 2020, weather permitting.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Narooma, Old Highway

What: Renewing the water mains and rebuilding a section of the road.

New stormwater drainage, kerb, gutter and road surface will be installed once the water mains are replaced.

Individual residents will be notified if access to properties will be affected.

Why: To improve and maintain the road network.

When: March to June 2020, weather permitting.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Potato Point

What: Renewing the water mains infrastructure throughout the village. Approximately 3.3km of water mains will be replaced prior to installation of the new sewerage mains.

Residents will be notified if water supply to properties will be interrupted.

Why: To ensure greater reliability of supply to the community.

When: May 2019 to June 2020

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Tuross Head, Trafalgar Road

What: Renewing the water mains and rebuilding a section of the road.

New stormwater drainage, kerb, gutter and road surface will be installed once the water mains are replaced.

Residents will be able to access their properties but the road will be closed to other traffic from mid-February.

Why: To improve and maintain the road network.

When: January to May 2020, weather permitting

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391

Woodlands, Dunns Creek Road

What: Upgrading 4.35 km of Dunns Creek Road from The Ridge Road to Woodlands Road.

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

Individual residents will be notified if access to properties will be affected.

Why: To improve road safety for motorists and cyclists.

When: October 2019 to October 2021, weather permitting.

Contact: Moruya Depot

Phone: 4474 1391