Road Closures

Updated: Wednesday 28 June

Timeframes indicated on this page are indicative only. Get the latest developments by following Wagga Council on Twitter or Facebook. This page lists closures to council roads. To see closures on State roads, visit livetraffic.com.

Section of Road When Working hours Traffic conditions
East Bomen Road3 January 2017 until June 2017N/AThe Bomen Enabling Roads project requires the road closure to construct the new roadways and roundabout.
Mitchell Road, between Cummins and Gregadoo rds On hold  Lane closures to through traffic on Mitchell Road
Copland Street Fri 16 June - Wed 21 June. No work on Sun 18 June.  7am - 5pm No on street parking in front of 81-83 Copland St, including bus drop offs. On Friday 16 June, no vehicle access permitted to 81 Copland St.
Peter StreetThursday 29 June - Friday 30 June7am - 5pm

Centre island tree pruning. Road closures - one block at a time. Vehicular access will gradually be returned to motorists in each block as the works move south throughout the day. Access to Peter Street car parks will be maintained via Tongaboo Lane.

Ivan Jack Drive Monday 3 July - Tuesday 4 July 7am - 5pm Road closure, between Morrow and Johnston streets. Detours via Morrow, Baylis, Fitzmaurice and Johnston streets. 
Gurwood/Trail streetsMonday 3 July - Monday 10 July7am - 5pm

Part lane closures and no on-street parking  where the works are being conducted. Pedestrian access will be limited at the work sites. Workers will be in place to assist pedestrians around the work site.

Tarcutta StreetMonday 26 June, for about five days 7am - 5pm Concrete infill of naturestrip at front of police station. No angle parking in front of police station, and possible diversions for pedestrians
Mitchelmore Street, near Wagga Wagga High SchoolTuesday 4 July, for one week7am - 5pmReplacement of pedestrian security fencing. Part lane closure of southern/slow lane, with traffic control will be in place.

Roadworks

Peter Street

What: Centre island tree pruning

When: Thursday 29 June - Friday 30 June, 7am to 5pm.

Traffic conditions: Works will start at intersection of Morrow Street and gradually move south along the length of Peter Street for the duration of the works. Work will be carried out on a block at a time. Road closures will be in place where works are being conducted. Vehicular access will gradually be returned to motorists in each block as the works move south throughout the day. The full road closures are necessary for safety of pedestrians, vehicles and workers on site. Access to Peter Street car parks will be maintained via Tongaboo Lane.
Schedule of works:
Thursday 29 June – Morrow to Tompson streets followed by Tompson to Forsyth streets
Friday 30 June – Forsyth to Morgan streets followed by Morgan to Edward streets
Please note these dates are advisory only. For efficiency and best use of resources, if works are completed in one block ahead of the above schedule, crews will move on to the next block.

Ivan Jack Drive

What: Bridge approach pavement investigation works

When: Monday 3 July - Tuesday 4 July

Traffic conditions: Road closure, between Morrow and Johnston streets. Detours via Morrow, Baylis, Fitzmaurice and Johnston streets.

Gurwood and Trail streets

What: Tree pruning and removal of four trees

When: Gurwood Street: Monday 3 July - Friday 8 July, 7am to 5pm
Trail Street: Monday 10 July, 7am to 5pm

Traffic conditions: Part lane closures and no on-street parking will be in place where the works are being conducted. Pedestrian access will be limited at the work sites. Workers will be in place to assist pedestrians around the work site. See traffic plan.

Copland Street

What: Construction of new bus bay

When: Friday 16 June - Wednesday 21 June (no work Sunday 18 June) - weather permitting. From 7am - 5pm.

Traffic conditions: No on street parking in front of 81-83 Copland St, inlcuding bus drop offs. On Friday 16 June, no vehicle access permitted to 81 Copland St.

Tarcutta Street

What: Concrete infill of naturestrip at front of police station

When: Monday 26 June, for about five days, 7am to 5pm

Traffic conditions: No angle parking in front of police station, and possible diversions for pedestrians

Mitchelmore Street

What: Replacement of pedestrian security fencing.

When: Tuesday 4 July, for one week.

Traffic conditions: Part lane closure of southern/slow lane, with traffic control will be in place. See traffic management plan.

Mitchell Road

What: Road rehabilitation works on Mitchell Road, between Cummins and Gregadoo roads.

When: On hold.

Traffic conditions: Lane closures along Mitchell Road to through traffic

East Bomen Road

What: The Bomen Enabling Roads project requires road closure to construct new roadways and roundabout

When: From 3 January 2017 until June 2017

Traffic conditions: Road closed

For more information on the Bomen Enabling Roads project, visit www.wagga.nsw.gov.au/bomenroads

2016/17 Reseal Program

The 2016/17 Road reseal program is now complete. For a list of roads that were completed in this program see here.

What are road works?

The City of Wagga Wagga undertakes a wide range of road works depending on the type of works required.

Learn more in one of the fact sheets below:

Fact Sheet: Asphalt renewal

Fact Sheet: Road rehabilitation

Fact Sheet: Resealing

Events

Wagga Classic Cycle event

Road closed: Harris Road
When: Saturday 1 July 2017, 9am to 4pm
Detours: As per signs

Wagga Classic Cycle event

Roads closed: Baylis & Fitzmaurice St’s between Morrow and Johnston St’s. Johnston St, Ivan Jack Dr, Best St, Morrow St, Peter St, Morrow St
When: Saturday 1 July 2017, 6am to 2pm
Detours: As per signs

John Woodman Classic – Wagga to Albury cycle race

Roads closed: Holbrook Rd from Red Hill Rd to Bourke St
When: Sunday 30 July 2017, 9:30am to 10:45am
Detours: Red Hill Rd and Bourke St

NSW Cycling Junior Road Championships

Roads closed: Baylis & Fitzmaurice St’s between Morrow and Johnston St’s, Johnston St, Ivan Jack Dr, Best St, Morrow St, Peter St, Morrow St
When: Sunday 13 August 2017, 6am to 2pm
Detours: As per signs

Town and Gown Parade

Roads closed: Baylis St and Morgan St
When: Wednesday 25 October 2017, 4pmto 5pm
Detours: As per signs

Road projects completed in 2016