Road Closures

Updated: Friday 15 December

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
Dunns Road Tuesday 5 December - Friday 22 December  7am - 5.30pmGrader maintenance. Road open as normal outside work hours. Signs will be in place and local access will be maintained.
Coleman Street, Between Edmondson and Macleay streetsSaturday 16 December - Friday 22 December, AND, Monday 8 January - Friday 26 January 7am- 5pm Pedestrian safety improvements through the Road and Maritime Services Pedestrian Infrastructure Safety Around Schools Program. Coleman Street closed to eastbound traffic, no left turn from Edmondson Street.
Charleville Road and Hely Avenue intersection  Monday 18 December - Tuesday 19 December7am - 5pm

Reseal maintenance preparation works. Roads closed: Hely Avenue, Charlieville Road and Colleage Avenue. Detours will be in place via Fernleigh Road, Bourke Street and Urana Street. Local access permitted. Reduced on-streets parking near work site.

Edison and Tasman roadsWednesday 20 December - Thursday 21 December 7am - 5pm Asphalt patching. Edison Road closed to through traffic with detours in place. Access to Edison Road via Bakers Lane. Staff will be on site to assist with vehicle or pedestrian movements.
Tarakan and Ashmont avenues Wednesday 20 December7am - 5pm Road repairs to reinstate surface following Riverina Water repairs. Part road closure, no left or right turn into Tarakan Avenue off Ashmont Avenue and reduced on-street parking near the work site. 
Mason StreetTuesday 19 December - Thursday 21 December7am - 5pm Road repairs to reinstate surface following Riverina Water repairs. Part road closure, traffic under traffic control and reduced on-street parking near the work site.
Montgomery StreetTuesday 19 December - Thursday 21 December7am - 5pm Road repairs to reinstate surface following Riverina Water repairs. Montomery Street closed between Alexander and Freyberg streets (local access permitted). Detour signs will be in place and reduced on-street parking near work site.
Lake Albert - Blackbutt, Birch, Silverwood, Redwood and Sycamore roadsMonday 11 December - Friday 22 December 7am - 5pm Reseal maintenance - shoulder works. Partial road closure with detours in place - as the work progresses along the road detours will be revised to reflect changed traffic conditions. Restricted access will be required for intermittent periods (traffic control will escort vehicles through the site). 
Lake Albert Road, from Plumpton Road intersection to Kooringal Road intersection. TBA 

Reseal maintenance preparation works. Changed traffic conditions will apply - signs will be in place. Some works have already been completed in this area. Additional works will be required, further dates will be advised once schedule is confirmed.

Macleay StreetTBA 

Reseal maintenance preparation works. Changed traffic conditions will apply - signs will be in place. Some works have already been completed in this area. Additional works will be required, further dates will be advised once schedule is confirmed.

Hardy Avenue TBA 

Reseal maintenance preparation works. Changed traffic conditions will apply - signs will be in place. Some works have already been completed in this area. Additional works will be required, further dates will be advised once schedule is confirmed.

Laurel Road TBA Road rehabilitation works. Stop/go traffic control in place. Local access will be maintained. Some works have already been completed on this stretch of road. Contractors will return to finalise works, this date is TBA.
McNickle Road Closed until road dries and repairs can be undertaken.   Road closed between Roach Road and Edward Street West due to damage caused by heavy rain.

*Note: all works are subject to weather conditions and dates and times could change.

Roadworks

Charleville Road and Hely Avenue

What: Reseal maintenance preparation works

When: Monday 18 December - Tuesday 19 December, from 7am to 5pm.

Conditions: Roads closed: Hely Avenue, Charlieville Road and Colleage Avenue. Detours will be in place via Fernleigh Road, Bourke Street and Urana Street. Local access permitted. Reduced on-streets parking near work site. See traffic management plan.

Coleman Street

What: Pedestrian safety improvements through the Road and Maritime Services Pedestrian Infrastructure Safety Around Schools Program. Coleman Street, between Edmondson and Macleay streets.

When: Saturday 16 December - Friday 22 December, AND, Monday 8 January - Friday 26 January - 7am to 5pm

Conditions: Coleman Street closed to eastbound traffic, no left turn from Edmondson Street

McNickle Road

What: Road closed between Roach Road and Edward Street West due to damage caused by heavy rain

When: From November 7 until repair works can be carried out

Conditions: Road closed. Signs in place

Laurel Road

What: Road rehabilitation works. See fact sheet below for more information of road rehabilitation works.

When: Saturday 25 November (weather permitting)

Condition: Stop/go traffic control in place. Local access will be maintained. Note: Some works have already been completed on this stretch of road. Contractors will return to finalise works, this date is TBA.

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

Queens Baton Relay

What: The Commonwealth Games Queen Baton Relay will visit Wagga Wagga

When: Sunday 28 January, 2018 - various times in the morning

Roads closed (full or partial):

  • Morgan Street (between Berry and Tarcutta streets) closed from 7am to 10.30am. Following official event celebrations at Bolton Park the baton will travel along the streets listed below with the following changed conditions in place:
  • Tarcutta Street (open to southbound traffic, speed restriction in place). Closed to northbound from shortly before 10am until about 10.30am
  • Morrow Street closed from Ivan Jack Drive to Tarcutta Street from 9am. Baylis Street traffic permitted until the baton and convoy pass by the area
  • Ivan Jack Drive closed via stop/go only to allow baton and convoy to pass by
  • The Esplanade closed from 9am
  • Forsyth Street (between The Esplanade and Murray Street and intersection with Docker Street) from 9.15am
  • Docker Street (open to northbound traffic, speed restrictions in place). Closed to southbound

Streets will progressively be opened as normal after the baton relay has passed by.

Recently completed road projects