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Current works

This page lists the public works Council is undertaking at the moment.

Completion timeframes are subject to weather conditions.

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 road users to follow any signage and traffic control measures.

Shire-wide, maintenance

What: Repairing roads damaged by natural disasters.

Work involves removing debris, sediment and dangerous trees from Council-maintained roads and roadsides, and restoring suitable road surfaces.

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

Why: To provide safe access.

When: December 2019 until works are complete.

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

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 July 2021 to June 2022

More info: Grading schedule

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Shire-wide, urban roads

What: Resealing various sealed roads in the shire.

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

Why: To keep maintenance costs down, extend the life of the underlying road pavement and minimise expensive pavement rehabilitation work.

When: From September 2021 to April 2022

More info: Reseal schedule

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Araluen Road

What: Restoring access and engineering solutions to reopen the road where it has been blocked by landslides.

The road is closed in two locations. The road cannot simply be cleared due to instability on the high and low sides of the road.

Work is currently underway to build a new road around the landslide near Knowles Creek approximately 22km from Moruya.

Fire affected roadside trees are being removed. Gravel resheeting and grading works are underway.

Commuters should expect significant delays at various locations.

Why: To restore safe access along Araluen Road.

When: November 2020 until work is complete

More info: Restoring access - Araluen Road

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Bodalla, Potato Point Road

What: Modifying a section of the sewer main.

Commuters should expect heavy machinery to be active on the road and roadsides.

Why: To assist with monitoring inflow at the Bodalla Sewage Treatment Plant and further analyse the performance of the pressure sewerage system.

When: September to December 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Cadgee, Eurobodalla Road

What: Rebuilding Murphys Bridge

Large vehicles and heavy plant will be onsite and the road will remain closed during construction.

When: October 2021 to January 2022

Why: To restore permanent access and increase resilience.

More info: Restoring access - Eurobodalla Valley bridges

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Cadgee, Wattlegrove Road

What: Restoring damage caused by natural disasters.

Work includes replacing pipes, repairing the road batters, cleaning out drains and maintenance grading.

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

Why: To restore the road to a reasonable level.

When: October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Catalina, Oakwood Way

What: Restoring the lattice batter.

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

Why: To restore the road batter after it was damaged by bushfire.

When: October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Central Tilba, Ridge Road

What: Reconstructing a section of the road.

Why: To improve drainage, provide a suitable road surface and improve road safety.

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

When: July to October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Eurobodalla, Reedy Creek Road

What: Repairing the road and roadsides.

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

Why: To restore the road to a reasonable level after damage caused by natural disasters.

When: October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Lilli Pilli, George Bass Drive

What: Realigning the road.

The road will be closed while major earthworks are undertaken.

Why: To remove the tight bends and improve road safety.

When: April to December 2021

More info: George Bass Drive road realignment

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Mogendoura, Clouts Road

What: Gravel re-sheeting and maintenance grading the first 2.4km of road.

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

Why: To restore the road to a reasonable level after damage caused by natural disasters.

When: October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Mogo, Queen Street

What: Rebuilding a section of the road.

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

Why: To improve and maintain drainage infrastructure and the road network.

When: August to October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Moruya, Ford Street and Queen Street

What: Renewing the water infrastructure.

Why: To ensure greater reliability of water supply for the local community.

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

Ford Street will be closed while a new pipe is installed beneath the road.

Pedestrians  will be directed around the worksite as required.

When: August to October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Narooma, Costin Street and Loader Parade

What: Renewing the water mains and rebuilding the roads.

The work involves replacing water mains, installing stormwater infrastructure and a new road surface.

Why: To ensure greater reliability of water supply and improve drainage and the road network.

When: June to December 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Nerrigundah, Eurobodalla Road

What: Removing hazardous fire-affected roadside trees.

Commuters should expect significant delays. Non-essential traffic should detour around Nerrigundah Mountain Road where possible.

When: October to November 2021

Why: To restore safe access along the road.

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Potato Point

What: Constructing a sewage system throughout the village.

Commuters should expect heavy machinery to be active in the village and along Potato Point Road.

Why: To provide reticulated sewage infrastructure for Potato Point significantly reducing the risk of harm to the environment and public health.

More info: Potato Point Sewerage Scheme

When: October 2020 to December 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Runnyford, Runnyford Road

What: Removing hazardous fire-affected roadside trees.

Commuters should expect significant delays due to the nature of the work.

When: August to October 2021

Why: To restore safe access along the road.

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391

Tuross Head, Hector McWilliam Drive

What: Relocating the bus stop from the Princes Highway into the car park off Hector McWilliam Drive.

Work involves providing a strengthened pavement, a bus lane, a bus shelter and street lighting.

Why: To provide a safer bus stop.

When: May to October 2021

Contact: Moruya Depot, 4474 1391