Road Closures

Updated: Monday 9 October

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Section of Road When Working hours Traffic conditions
Baylis Street Tuesday 29 August for between six-eigth weeks 7am - 5pm Centre-block pedestrian crossings and footpath approaches to crossings closed, one block at a time. Some car parks in vacinity of work site closed. Find out more about this project here.
Anne/Martin streets and Holloway/Martin streets intersections Wednesday 4 October - for about two weeks. 7am - 5pmReseal maintenance preparation works. Changed traffic conditions will apply - signs will be in place.
Olympic Highway, between Bomen Road and Merino Road Monday 9 October - Monday 23 October 24 hours, including weekends Road closed. Detour in place via Bomen Road, Dorset Drive and Merino Road. Signs will be in place. See detour map below.
Sturt Highway, at Ashmont AvenueTuesday 17 October - Friday 20 October 9.30am - 3pm

Westbound lane closed with traffic diverted on to eastbound lane by stop/go controllers. Traffic entering and exiting from Ashmont Avenue also be under stop/go controls.

Roadworks

Baylis Street

What: Drainage improvements on east and west - centre-block pedestrian crossings

When: 29 August, for abour four weeks. Work hours between 7am - 5pm.

Conditions: Centre-block pedestrian crossings and footpath approaches to crossings closed and some car parks in vacinity of work site closed. Works will be compelted one block at a time, stating in the southern block (Edward to Morgan streets), moving north along the length of Baylis Street. Works are expected to take about five days per crossing. Temporary fencing will be installed around the work site.

Read more about this project.

Sturt Highway, at Ashmont Avenue

What: Table drain vegetation maintenance

When: Tuesday 17 October - Friday 20 October, between 9.30am and 3pm.

Traffic conditions: Westbound lane closed with traffic diverted on to eastbound lane by stop/go controllers. Traffic entering and exiting from Ashmont Avenue also be under stop/go controls. See site map.

Olympic Highway, between Bomen Road and Merino Road

What: Construction of new intersection associated with new Bomen roads

When: Monday 9 October - Monday 23 October, weather permitting. Closure will be in place 24-hours, including weekends.

Traffic conditions: Road closed. Detour in place via Bomen Road, Dorset Drive and Merino Road. Signs will be in place. See detour map.

Anne, Martin, Holloway streets

What: Reseal maintenance preparation works at the intersections of Anne/Martin streets and Holloway/Martin streets.

When: Wednesday 4 October - for about two weeks - stabilisation works from October 4, followed by kerb and guttering works. Depending on staff availability, there may be short breaks in works.

Traffic conditions: Reseal maintenance preparation works. Changed traffic conditions will apply - signs will be in place.

For Holloway Street, from Monday 9 October for about three days:

  • Full road closure in Holloway Street at the intersection of Martin Street with detours in place.
  • Entry and exit to and from Holloway Street will be via Maher or Karen Streets.
  • No on-street parking near the work site.

2017/18 Reseal Program

Council road crews are getting ready to make their way through Wagga Wagga streets for the annual roads reseal program. For more on the 2017/18 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

Gears and Beers

Roads closed: Baylis St and Morgan St
When: Sunday 1 October 2017 between 6:15am and 6:30pm
Detours: As per signs

Fusion17 Multicultural Street Festival

Roads closed: Baylis Street from north side of Morrow Street to north side of Wollundry Lagoon bridge
When: Saturday 21 October, 12pm to 12am
Detours: As per signs

Town and Gown Parade

Roads closed: Baylis St and Fitzmaurice St between Morrow St and Johnston St
When: Wednesday 25 October 2017, 4pm to 5pm
Detours: As per signs

Remembrance Day service

Roads closed: Baylis Street from Tompson Street to north side of Wollundry Lagoon bridge
When: Saturday 11 November, 10.15am to 11.30am.
Detours: As per signs

Recently completed road projects