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All temporary road closures

Temporary road closures allow road works or community events to be conducted safely. While the road is closed, motorists and pedestrians must follow the directions of authorised traffic controllers.

Road closures may be affected by weather conditions or bush fire.

Emergency road closures

Last updated: 01 Jul 2022 2:43pm

There are no emergency road closures.

Scheduled and ongoing road closures

Araluen Road, Merricumbene

  • closed until further notice

A landslide has occurred on Araluen Road, 43km west of Moruya, near the shire boundary. The road is impassable approximately 2km before Pigeon Gully Bridge.

The road is closed to all vehicles, cyclists and pedestrians.

Access to Araluen Road properties east of this landslide is only available from Moruya. The last property east of the landslide is 4277 Araluen Road. Access to Araluen Road west of this landslide is only available from Braidwood. The first property west of the landslide is 4329 Araluen Road.

The road cannot simply be cleared and re-opened to traffic due to instability on both the high and low sides of the road.

The road will be closed for the foreseeable future.

Detour via Kings Highway.

More info: Restoring access - Araluen Road

Bowen Street, Narooma

  • 4 to 8 July 2022, weather permitting

A section of Bowen Street will be closed to through traffic. Commuters will still be able to access properties within the road closure but through traffic will not be possible.

Commuters wishing to access Club Narooma will need to do so from the northern end of Bowen Street. Commuters wishing to access the Kinema/Oddbods car park via the rear entrance will need to come down Bowen Street from the south.

The closure will allow sewer works to be undertaken.

Car park, Moruya

  • 7am to 4pm Wednesday and Thursday, 6 and 7 July 2022, weather permitting

The car park off Ford Street, between Queen and Church streets will be closed for parking and through traffic.

The closure will allow the asphalting works.

Congo Road, Congo

  • until further notice

The unsealed section of Congo Road (north) will remain closed until the risk to community, landowner and Council can be mitigated.

Commuters travelling to and from Congo will need to detour via Congo Road south and Bingie Road to access the Princes Highway.

School buses and emergency services will not be able to travel through the worksite.

Eurobodalla Road, Cadgee (Murphys Bridge)

  • closed until further notice

Eurobodalla Road is closed at Murphys Bridge due to fire damage.

The bridge is currently being replaced and the road is expected to be open to traffic in early 2022.

Detour via  Nerrigundah Mountain Road, Cadgee Mountain Road and Eurobodalla Road.

Illabunda Drive, Malua Bay

  • 8am to 4pm weekdays, 3 May to 29 July 2022, weather permitting

Illabunda Drive will be closed to through traffic between George Bass Drive and Merinda Street.

Commuters can use Mulgowrie Drive to access the other end of Illabunda Drive.

Residents, school buses and emergency services will be able to access properties within the road closure.

The closure will allow a section of the road to be rebuilt.

Old Bolaro Road, Buckenbowra

  • closed until further notice

The road has been closed since the Old Bolaro Mountain Road Bridge was destroyed by fire.

Wagonga Scenic Drive, Narooma (Grumleys Bridge)

  • Postponed

The road will be closed while Grumleys Bridge is removed and replaced.

Commuters will be able to access either side of the bridge, but will not be able to pass through the work site. Commuters will need to use the southern end of Wagonga Scenic Drive to access properties up to and including number 1118. To access Cobra Road and properties including and beyond number 1232, commuters will need to use the northern end of Wagonga Scenic Drive.

Load limits in place

To request conditional approval for vehicles above the load limits please phone the Moruya Depot on 4474 1391.

Highway closures

For information on Kings Highway and Princes Highway closures please visit Live Traffic NSW