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Current road closures across Northern Rivers

Never drive, walk or ride in floodwaters.
Never drive, walk or ride in floodwaters. Rotorwing Helicopter Services

WEDNESDAY 6.15am:

Current closures

Lismore City Council

Hensley Carpark, lower level

Swan Bay Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

None recorded

 

Byron Shire Council

Durrumbul Road

Federal Drive

Left Bank Road

Palmwoods Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bora Codrington Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Elliots Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Rappville Road

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

Wyan Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes

Rowing Club Carpark

Wallace Road

Wyrallah Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Ellis Road at Youngmans Creek

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Koonyum Range Road

Repentance Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Myall Creek Road

Rambaldinis Road

Seery Road

The Gap Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Flooding around Bungawalbyn creek south of Coraki, New South Wales.
Flooding around Bungawalbyn creek south of Coraki, New South Wales. Rotorwing Helicopter Services

TUESDAY 3.07pm:

Current closures

Lismore City Council

Cross Road, Numulgi

Durheim Road, Monaltrie

Hensley Carpark, lower level

Rowing Club Carpark

 

Ballina Shire Council

None recorded

 

Byron Shire Council

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Avenue Road

Boggy Creek Road

Bora Codrington Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

Wyan Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

Nimbin Road

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes

Wallace Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Friday Hut Road @ Emigrant Crossing 

Ellis Road @ Youngmans Creek
Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing
Watson's Lane @ Emigrant Creek
Ross Lane @ Deadmans Creek
Ballina CBD - Various locations subject to high tide inundation 

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Possum Creek Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Myall Creek Road

Rambaldinis Road

Seery Road

The Gap Road

Wyrallah Road, Buckendoon School Lane northbound lane.
 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road
 

TUESDAY 12.45pm: 

Current closures

Lismore City Council

Hensley Carpark, lower level

Swan Bay Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

None recorded

 

Byron Shire Council

Durrumbul Road

Federal Drive

Left Bank Road

Palmwoods Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

Whian Road at Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bora Codrington Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Rappville Road

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

Wyan Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes

Rowing Club carpark

Wallace Road

Wyrallah Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Repentence Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Myall Creek Road

Rambaldinis Road

Seery Road

The Gap Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Ellis Road at Youngmans Creek

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

Flood waters at Pearces Creek Hall Road.
Flood waters at Pearces Creek Hall Road. Marc Stapelberg

TUESDAY 9.30am: 

Current closures

Lismore City Council

Hensley Carpark, lower level

Swan Bay Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

None recorded

 

Byron Shire Council

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Avenue Road

Boggy Creek Road

Bora Codrington Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

Wyan Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes

Rowing Club carpark

Wallace Road

Wyrallah Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Possum Creek Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Myall Creek Road

Rambaldinis Road

Seery Road

The Gap Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Ellis Road at Youngmans Creek

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

TUESDAY 6.15am: 

Current closures

Lismore City Council

Cross Road, Numulgi

Durheim Road, Monaltrie

Hensley Carpark, lower level

Rowing Club Carpark

Wyrallah Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing and Kirklands Crossing

Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek

 

Byron Shire Council

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Avenue Road

Boggy Creek Road

Bora Codrington Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

Wyan Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

Nimbin Road

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes

Wallace Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Possum Creek Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Myall Creek Road

Rambaldinis Road

Seery Road

The Gap Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Ellis Road at Youngmans Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

Power has been restored in the Eureka area, and Eureka road is expected to be open in the next few hours as council remove tree debris.
Power has been restored in the Eureka area, and Eureka road is expected to be open in the next few hours as council remove tree debris. Marc Stapelberg

MONDAY 2.45pm: 

Current closures

Lismore City Council

Cross Road, Numulgi

Durheim Road, Monaltrie

Wyrallah Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Eltham Road at Maguires Creek Bridge

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing and Kirklands Crossing

Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek

 

Byron Shire Council

Eureka Road

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Possum Creek Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Debris at Booyong bridge.
Debris at Booyong bridge. Marc Stapelberg

 

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

Wyan Road

 

 

MONDAY 1.15pm:

Current closures:

Lismore City Council

Cross Road, Numulgi

Durheim Road, Monaltrie

Wyrallah Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Eureka Road

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Possum Creek Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Water over Cross Road at Numulgi.
Water over Cross Road at Numulgi. Marc Stapelberg

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Reardons Lane

Swan Bay New Italy Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Eltham Road at Maguires Creek Bridge

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing and Kirklands Crossing

Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek

 

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

Wallace Road

 

 

Power has been restored in the Eureka area, and Eureka road is expected to be open in the next few hours as council remove tree debris.
Power has been restored in the Eureka area, and Eureka road is expected to be open in the next few hours as council remove tree debris. Marc Stapelberg

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Rambaldinis Road

The Gap Road

Wyan Creek Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Ellis Road at Youngmans Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

Road closed, Wyrallah Road, East Lismore.
Road closed, Wyrallah Road, East Lismore. Marc Stapelberg

MONDAY 11.45am:

Current closures:

Lismore City Council

Cross Road, Numulgi

Durheim Road, Monaltrie

Wyrallah Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Eureka Road

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Possum Creek Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Moonem New Italy Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Swan Bay New Italy Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Eltham Road at Maguires Creek Bridge

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing and Kirklands Crossing

Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Rambaldinis Road

The Gap Road

Wyan Creek Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Ellis Road at Youngmans Creek

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

MONDAY 10.20am:

Current closures:

Lismore City Council

Borton Road, Tullera

Cross Road, Numulgi

Durheim Road, Monaltrie

Wyrallah Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Eureka Road

Federal Drive

Palmwoods Road

Possum Creek Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bungawalbin Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Johnsons Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Swan Bay New Italy Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Eltham Road at Maguires Creek Bridge

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Crossing and Kirklands Crossing

Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway, Tullera

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Rambaldinis Road

The Gap Road

Wyan Creek Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Burns Point Ferry

Dalwood Road at Gum Creek Weir

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Marom Creek Road at Gum Creek

Ross Lane

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek

 

MONDAY 6am:

Current closures:

Byron Shire Council

Federal Drive

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Boggy Creek Road

Bonalbo Whiporie Road, Bungawalbin

Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

Emu Park Road

Old Tenterfield Road off Summerland Way

Rappville Road

Swan Bay New Italy Road

 

Kyogle Council

Back Creek Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bruxner Highway west of Loftville Bridge

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Koonyum Range Road

Myocum Road

Whian Road - Eureka

 

Richmond Valley Council

Casino-Coraki Road

Coraki Woodburn Road

Rambaldinis Road

The Gap Road

Wyan Creek Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Burns Point Ferry

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Ross Lane

 

Do not enter floodwaters.
Do not enter floodwaters. Matt Deans

 

Sunday road closures

 

FRIDAY 6.10am: 

Current closures:

Lismore City Council

Boatharbour Road

Corndale Road

Hensley Carpark, lower level

Numulgi Road

Rowing Club Carpark

 

Byron Shire Council

Federal Drive

Upper Wilsons Creek Road

Wanganui Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Coraki Ellangowan Road

Elliots Road

 

Current warnings:

Lismore City Council

Bruxner Highway

Dunoon Road

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road

Dingo Lane

Goonengerry Road

Grays Lane

Koonyum Range Road

Left Bank Road

Myocum Road

Palmwoods Road

Upper Main Arm Road

Whian Road - Eureka

Wilsons Creek Road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Rambaldinis Road

 

Kyogle Council

Aspreys Road

Babyl Creek Road

Chestnut Road

Collins Creek Road

Horseshoe Creek Road

McClelland Road

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD - various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Road at Marom Creek

Burns Point Ferry

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Ross Lane

Ross Lane at Deadmans Creek

 

THURSDAY 2.15pm:

Lismore City Council

Numulgi Road. Closed

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes. OPEN

 

Byron Shire Council

Blackbean Road Water over causeway, and gravel road has sustained damage. CAUTION

Koonyum Range Road. Scouring along the roadside. CAUTION

Myocum Road. Water on road near James Lane. CAUTION

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, closed from three ways. CLOSED

Wanganui Road. CLOSED

 


Richmond Valley Council

Coraki- Ellangowan Roadfrom Emu Park road towards Coraki. CLOSED

 

 

 

 

 

 

THURSDAY 12 noon:

Lismore City Council

Bangalow Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Bentley Road Causeway at Tullera. CAUTION, water still over road

Boatharbour Road. CLOSED

Bruxner Highway, West of Loftville Bridge, CAUTION large potholes

Corndale Road, Corndale,  near the public school. CLOSED

Dunoon Road, near showground. CAUTION. Water on road, road degradation.

Durheim Road, Monaltrie, near Wyrallah Road intersection. CLOSED

Nimbin Road. Goolmangar, north of Boyles Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes. CLOSED

Tuntable Creek Road, causeways near Tuntable Creek School and Arkinstall Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Wyrallah Road,  near the treatment works. CLOSED

Hensley Carpark, lower level. CLOSED

Rowing Club Carpark, paid parking. CLOSED


Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD. CAUTION. Various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Creek Road at Marom Creek. CAUTION. Water over the road.

Burns Point Ferry. OPEN. Exercise caution getting on and off ferry

Friday Hut Road. CAUTION. Water over road

Houghlahans Creek Road. CAUTION. Water over Road

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek. CAUTION Water still on road

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek. OPEN

Ross Lane at Deadmans Creek.. CAUTION Water still on road


Byron Shire Council

Coopers Shoot Road, Bangalow, water over causeway. OPEN

Deacon Street OPEN

Dingo Lane. CAUTION Road has not been assessed

Federal Drive. CLOSED for roadwork

Goonengerry Road, at Beattties Creek causeway. CAUTION, rocks and debris near Monet Drive

Grays Lane. CAUTION Water still on road in three places

Left Bank Road, att Tuckeroo Estate. CAUTION, water still over road

Main Arm Road, at causeways. OPEN

Midgen Flat Road. CLOSED

Myocum Road, at James Lane, Myocum Downs and caution at Barlows Farm. CAUTION, water still over road

Palmwoods Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Repentance Creek Road, at causeway. OPEN

Tinderbox Road, at causeway.OPEN

Upper Main Arm Road, EXTREME CAUTION at causeways, they are usable, be careful of debris

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, closed from three ways. CLOSED

Wanganui Road, causeway, CAUTION. council unable to access. CLOSED

Whian Road, Eureka, at Kings Road. Proceed with caution

Wilsons Creek Road. CAUTION Water still on road


Richmond Valley Council

Caniaba Road. 2km from Springrove Road. OPEN

Casino-Coraki Road, 100m Casino side of Lagoon Road. OPEN

Coraki- Ellangowan Roadfrom Emu Park road towards Coraki. CLOSED

Moonem New Italy Road, 100m from Swan Bay New Italt Road. OPEN

Old Tenterfield Road, at causeway, 5km from Summerland Way. OPEN

Swan Bay New Italy Road, 1km from Moonem Road. OPEN

Tomki Tatham Road. OPEN

 

A screenshot of the video that Rohan Adam Wijeyekoon? posted on Facebook.
A screenshot of the video that Rohan Adam Wijeyekoon? posted on Facebook.

THURSDAY 11.15am:

Lismore City Council

Bangalow Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Bentley Road Causeway at Tullera. CAUTION, water still over road

Boatharbour Road. CLOSED

Bruxner Highway, West of Loftville Bridge, CAUTION large potholes

Corndale Road, Corndale,  near the public school. CLOSED

Dunoon Road, near showground. Water on road, road degradation.

Durheim Road, Monaltrie, near Wyrallah Road intersection. CLOSED

Nimbin Road. Goolmangar, north of Boyles Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes. CLOSED

Tuntable Creek Road, causeways near Tuntable Creek School and Arkinstall Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Wyrallah Road,  near the treatment works. CLOSED

 

Hensley Carpark, lower level. CLOSED

Rowing Club Carpark, paid parking. CLOSED

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD. CAUTION. Various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Creek Road at Marom Creek. CAUTION. Water over the road.

Burns Point Ferry. OPEN. Exercise caution getting on and off ferry

Friday Hut Road. CAUTION. Water over road

Houghlahans Creek Road. CAUTION. Water over Road

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek. CAUTION Water still on road

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek. OPEN

Roass Lane at Deadmans Creek.. CAUTION Water still on road

 

Byron Shire Council

Coopers Shoot Road, Bangalow, water over causeway. CLOSED

Deacon Street CLOSED

Dingo Lane. CAUTION Road has not been assessed

Federal Drive. CLOSED for roadwork

Goonengerry Road, at Beattties Creek causeway. CLOSED

Grays Lane. CAUTION Water still on road in three places

Left Bank Road, att Tuckeroo Estate. CAUTION, water still over road

Main Arm Road, at causeways. OPEN

Midgen Flat Road. CLOSED

Myocum Road, at James Lane, Myocum Downs and caution at Barlows Farm. CAUTION, water still over road

Palmwoods Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Repentance Creek Road, at causeway. OPEN

Tinderbox Road, at causeway. CLOSED

Upper Main Arm Road, EXTREME CAUTION at causeways, they are usable, be careful of debris

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, closed from three ways. CLOSED

Wanganui Road, causeway, CAUTION. council unable to access. CLOSED

Whian Road, Eureka, at Kings Road. CLOSED

Wilsons Creek Road. CAUTION Water still on road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Caniaba Road. 2km from Springrove Road. OPEN

Casino-Coraki Road, 100m Casino side of Lagoon Road. OPEN

Coraki- Ellangowan Roadfrom Emu Park road towards Coraki. CLOSED

Moonem New Italy Road, 100m from Swan Bay New Italt Road. OPEN

Old Tenterfield Road, at causeway, 5km from Summerland Way. OPEN

Swan Bay New Italy Road, 1km from Moonem Road. OPEN

Tomki Tatham Road. Open

Despite warnings and road closure signs, Lismore City Council have said that motorists still drove through this floodwater on Wyrallah Road.
Despite warnings and road closure signs, Lismore City Council have said that motorists still drove through this floodwater on Wyrallah Road.

THURSDAY 9.55am: Roads update

Lismore City Council

Bangalow Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Bentley Road Causeway at Tullera. CAUTION, water still over road

Boatharbour Road. CLOSED

Bruxner Highway, West of Loftville Bridge, CAUTION large potholes

Corndale Road, Corndale,  near the public school. CLOSED

Dunoon Road, near showground. Water on road, road degradation.

Durheim Road, Monaltrie, near Wyrallah Road intersection. CLOSED

Nimbin Road. Goolmangar, north of Boyles Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes. CLOSED

Tuntable Creek Road, causeways near Tuntable Creek School and Arkinstall Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Wyrallah Road,  near the treatment works. CLOSED

Hensley Carpark, lower level. CLOSED

Rowing Club Carpark, paid parking. CLOSED

 

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD. CAUTION. Various locations subject to high tide inundation

Boundary Creek Road at Marom Creek. CAUTION. Water over the road.

Burns Point Ferry. OPEN. Exercise caution getting on and off ferry

Friday Hut Road. CAUTION. Water over road

Houghlahans Creek Road. CAUTION. Water over Road

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek. CAUTION Water still on road

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek. OPEN

Roass Lane at Deadmans Creek.. CAUTION Water still on road

 

Byron Shire Council

Coopers Shoot Road, Bangalow, water over causeway. CLOSED

Deacon Street CLOSED

Dingo Lane. CAUTION Road has not been assessed

Federal Drive. CLOSED for roadwork

Goonengerry Road, at Beattties Creek causeway. CLOSED

Grays Lane. CAUTION Water still on road in three places

Left Bank Road, att Tuckeroo Estate. CAUTION, water still over road

Main Arm Road, at causeways. OPEN

Midgen Flat Road. CLOSED

Myocum Road, at James Lane, Myocum Downs and caution at Barlows Farm. CAUTION, water still over road

Palmwoods Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Repentance Creek Road, at causeway. OPEN

Tinderbox Road, at causeway. CLOSED

Upper Main Arm Road, EXTREME CAUTION at causeways, they are usable, be careful of debris

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, closed from three ways. CLOSED

Wanganui Road, causeway, CAUTION. council unable to access. CLOSED

Whian Road, Eureka, at Kings Road. CLOSED

Wilsons Creek Road. CAUTION Water still on road

 

Richmond Valley Council

Caniaba Road. 2km from Springrove Road. OPEN

Casino-Coraki Road, 100m Casino side of Lagoon Road. OPEN

Coraki- Ellangowan Roadfrom Emu Park road towards Coraki. CLOSED

Moonem New Italy Road, 100m from Swan Bay New Italt Road. OPEN

Old Tenterfield Road, at causeway, 5km from Summerland Way. OPEN

Swan Bay New Italy Road, 1km from Moonem Road. OPEN

Tomki Tatham Road. Open

 

THURSDAY 8.30am: Roads update

Lismore City Council

Bentley Road Causeway at Tullera. CAUTION, water still over road

Boatharbour Road. CLOSED

Corndale Road, Corndale,  near the public school. CLOSED

Durheim Road, Monaltrie, near Wyrallah Road intersection. CLOSED

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes. CLOSED

Tuntable Creek Road, causeways near Tuntable Creek School and Arkinstall Road. CAUTION, water still over road

Wyrallah Road,  near the treatment works. CLOSED

Hensley Carparl, lower level. CLOSED

Rowing Club Carpark, paid parking. CLOSED

 

Ballina Shire Council

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek- CAUTION Water still on road

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek CLOSED

Friday Hut Road. CAUTION Water still on road

 

Byron Shire Council

Coopers Shoot Road, Bangalow, water over causeway. CLOSED

Deacon Street CLOSED

Goonengerry Road, at Beattties Creek causeway. CLOSED

Left Bank Road, att Tuckeroo Estate. CAUTION, water still over road

Main Arm Road, at causeways. CLOSED

Midgen Flat Road. CLOSED

Myocum Road, at James Lane, Myocum Downs and caution at Barlows Farm. . CAUTION, water still over road

Repentance Creek Road, at causeway. CLOSED

Tinderbox Road, at causeway. CLOSED

Upper Main Arm Road, at causeway. CLOSED

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, closed from three ways. CLOSED

Wanganui Road, causeway, council unable to access. CLOSED

Whian Road, Eureka, at Kings Road. CLOSED

 

Richmond Valley Council

Caniaba Road. 2km from Springrove Road. OPEN

Casino-Coraki Road, 100m Casino side of Lagoon Road. OPEN

Coraki- Ellangowan Roadfrom Emu Park road towards Coraki. CLOSED

Moonem New Italy Road, 100m from Swan Bay New Italt Road. OPEN

Old Tenterfield Road, at causeway, 5km from Summerland Way. CLOSED

Swan Bay New Italy Road, 1km from Moonem Road. OPEN

Tomki Ttham Road CAUTION. Water over the road at Lismore and Richmond boundary.

Road closures are in place in Kyogle Shire due to planned bridge maintenance

 

 

THURSDAY 7.40am: 

These additional road closures have been added to the list:

Lismore City Council

Boatharbour Road

Bentley Road Causeway at Tullera

Hensley Carparl, lower level

Rowing Club Carpark, paid parking

Byron Shire

Deacon Street

 

THURSDAY 6.45am:

Exercise caution as the heavy rainfall can cause rivers to rise rapidly.

Do not enter floodwater for any reason.

CLOSED ROADS:

Lismore City Council

Corndale Road, Corndale,  near the public school

Durheim Road, Monaltrie, near Wyrallah Road intersection

Ridgewood Bridge, Mackie Road, Clunes

Tuntable Creek Road, causeways near Tuntable Creek School and Arkinstall Road are flooded

Wyrallah Road,  near the treatment works

Ballina Shire Council

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek

Pearces Creek Hall Road at Pearces Creek

Friday Hut Road

Byron Shire Council

Coopers Shoot Road, Bangalow at causeway

Goonengerry Road, at Beattties Creek causeway

Left Bank Road, att Tuckeroo Estate

Main Arm Road, at causeways

Midgen Flat Road

Myocum Road, at James Lane, Myocum Downs and caution at Barlows Farm

Repentance Creek Road, at causeway

Tinderbox Road, at causeway

Upper Main Arm Road, at causeway

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, closed from three ways

Wanganui Road, causeway, council unable to access

Whian Road, Eureka, at Kings Road

Richmond Valley Council

Caniaba Road. 2km from Springrove Road

Casino-Coraki Road, 100m Casino side of Lagoon Road

Coraki- Ellangowan Roadfrom Emu Park road towards Coraki

Moonem New Italy Road, 100m from Swan Bay New Italt Road

Old Tenterfield Road, at causeway, 5km from Summerland Way

Swan Bay New Italy Road, 1km from Moonem Road

 

Road closures are in place in Kyogle Shire due to planned bridge maintenance

 

CAUTION LIST:

While not closed, these roads have a warning on them. Exercise caution when approaching these locations, conditions can change rapidly

Lismore City Council

Ballina Road at Brewster Street, water on corner

Dunoon Road, water over the road at causeway

James Gibson Road intersection with Mackie Road, water on road

Nimbin Road at Goolmangar, north of Boyles Road, water over road

Ballina Shire Council

Ballina CBD, possible tidal flooding

Boundary Road, Marom Creek

Deadman's Creek, Cumbalum, water over road

Friday Hut Road at Emigrant Creek, water over road

Houghlahans Creek Road, water over road

Marom Creek Road at Gums Creek, water over road

North Creek Road, near Corks Lane, water over road.

Old Bangalow Road, downstream from Tintenbar to Road to Tamarind Drive, water over the road

Ross Lane, water over the road

Ross Lane at Deadmans Creek, water over the road

Watson's Lane at Emigrant Creek, water over the road.

Byron Shire Council

Coolamon Scenic Drive at golf course, water over the road

Dingo Lane, water over road

Jonson Street at Byron Street, some water on road

Wilsons Creek Road, 100m from intersection with Coolamon Scenic Drive, water over road

Richmond Valley Council

Tomki-Tatham Road, water over road
 

 

WEDNESDAY 3.50pm:

Roads closed

Tinderbox Road. Water over Causeway

Near Wyrallah Road Intersection. Road closed due to flooding.

Tomki Tatham Road. Water over road  at Lismore and Richmond Valley Boundary

Casino Coraki Road. Water over road, 100m Casino side of Lagoon Road. Signage in place.

Tuntable Creek Road (Causeway near the School).

Coopers Shoot Road - Bangalow. Water over causeway.

Tuntable Creek Road, Causeway near Arkinsall Road.

Wanganui Road. Council staff unable to inspect past first causeway. 

Upper Wilsons Creek Road. Road closed from 3 ways - do not enter flooded causeways.


Road cautions

Watson's Lane, Emigrant Creek. Water over road

James Gibson Road, intersection with Mackie Road, Clunes

Dunoon Road, North Lismore (at Showground). Water over road, proceed with extreme caution.

Nimbin Road, Goolmangar - North of Boyles Road. Proceed with extreme caution.

40 Wyrallah Road, East Lismore. Water over road, proceed with extreme caution.

Boundary Road, Marom Creek.

Marom Creek Road, Gum Creek

Wilsons Creek Road. The council staff to assess and have advised that there is water over road 100m from intersection with Coolamon Scenic Drive

Coolamon Scenic Drive (Golf Course). Water on road - use extreme caution and do not enter flood water.

Friday Hut Road, Emigrant Crossing

Roads open

Friday Hut Rd, Skinners Creek

Ocean Shores town centre roads

Teven Road at B&B Timbers

Uralba Road at Duck Creek Bridge

Dalwood Road, Youngmans Creek

Rous Mill Road

Ellis Road - entire length.

Wardell Road, North Hillside Lane

Friday Hut Road, Kirklands Crossing

Jubilee Ave, Mullumbimby

Dalwood Road, Gum Creek Weir

Wardell Road - Entire Length

Coolgardie Road, Kays Road Intersection

Marom Creek Road, Yellow Creek

Burns Point Ferry Road 

Rising water at Bangalow.
Rising water at Bangalow. Marc Stapelberg

WEDNESDAY 2.03pm:

Road closures

Lindendale Road at Marom Creek. Road closed.

Upper Main Arm Road, Upper Main Arm. Causeways flooded. Closed.

Main Arm Road, Main Arm. Causeways flooded. Closed.

Dingo Lane, Myocum. Water over the road. Caution.

Myocum Road at James Lane. Road closed.

Myocum Road near Myocum Downs. Road closed.

Repentence Creek Road. Closed. 

Whian Road Eureka. Closed.

Upper Wilsons Creek Road, Upper Wilsons Creek. Closed.

Repentance Creek Road [Closed]. Water over causeway. Closed.

Durheim Road, near Wyrallah Road, Monaltrie. Closed.
 

Road cautions

Boundary Road at Marom Creek. Water over the road.Caution.

Houghlahans Road causeways. Water over the road, caution.

Ross Lane, Lennox Head. Open, caution.

Wilsons Creek Road. Wilsons Creek. Caution. 

Jubilee Avenue, Mullumbimby, reports of water over road. Caution.

Goonengerry Road [Closed]. Water over road at Beatties Creek. Causeway flooded.

Redgate Road [Caution]. Half road under water. Proceed with caution.

Near Monet Drive, Montecollum. Rocks and debris on the road. Drive with caution.

Beatties Creek, Montecollum. Water over the causeway.

Rangal Road, Ocean Shores. Water over the road. Caution.

Hardy Avenue, Ocean Shores, water over road. Caution.

Rajah Road, Ocean Shores. Caution. 

Balemo Drive, Ocean Shores. Water over half road.

Myocum Road, at Barlows Farm. Water over road. Caution.

Brewster Street between Uralba and Magellan Sts. Open.

Kyogle Road, Tuncester (At Hurfords) open.

Snow Street, South Lismore. Open 

Bangalow Road, Nashua. Water over the road. Caution

James Gibson Road and Mackie Road Intersection, Clunes open. 

Booyong Road, Nashua. Report of water and debris over road.

Have we missed any? If you see a flooded road, let us know by emailing: news@northernstar.com.au

Sherrys Bridge, Main Arm.
Sherrys Bridge, Main Arm. Marc Stapelberg

WEDNESDAY 1.30pm: ROADS in Lismore's CBD and beyond have reopened following earlier flooding today.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution during severe weather conditions.

In its latest weather warning, The Bureau of Meteorology is warning Northern Rivers residents of flash flooding, heavy rain and severe thunderstorms to hit the region in the coming days.

Widespread 24 hour totals are predicted to reach more than 100 mm in some areas across the region.

Heavy rainfall is predicted throughout the remainder of the afternoon across the Northern Rivers with BOM reporting significant rainfall figures in the past 24 hours.

The BOM's Mullumbimby station at Fairview Farm has recorded 48mm in the last day.

Roads re-opened

Kyogle Road, Tuncester (At Hurfords)

James Gibson Road and Mackie Road Intersection, Clunes

Snow Street, South Lismore

Wyrallah Road - Between Esmonde Street and Cottee Street, East Lismore

Dawson Street, Lismore at the Zadoc Street Roundabout

Bright Street, East Lismore - Off First Avenue

Colleen Street and Elizabeth Street Cnr, East Lismore

Diadem Street Between Ballina Road and Uralba Street

Brewster Street Between Uralba Street and Magellan Street

Magellan Street at the Corner of Dawson Street
 

Road closures/warnings

Water over road at Ballina Road, at the Corner of Brewster Road. Proceed with extreme caution.

Rangal Road, Ocean Shores. Resident has reported water over road. Proceed with caution.

Hardy Ave, Ocean Shores. Report of water over road, proceed with caution. Council staff have not assessed.

Old Bangalow Road downstream from Tintenbar Rd to Tamarind Drv. Water over the road, proceed with caution

Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways. Water over the road, proceed with Caution

The corner of Casino and Wilson Streets goes under every time it rains.
The corner of Casino and Wilson Streets goes under every time it rains. Mick Ferrari

EARLIER:

FLASH flooding is being reported on roads across the region as severe thunderstorms are set to saturate the Northern Rivers.

Emergency services and local councils are urging motorists to drive carefully and avoid driving through flooded roads.

In the three hours, the Bureau of Meterology has reported 156 mm at Gooengerry.

Road closures and cautions

WEDNESDAY 12.15pm:

Upper Main Arm Road, Upper Main Arm. Causeways flooded.

Main Arm Road, Main Arm. Causeways flooded.

Wilsons Creek Road near intersection with Coolamon Scenic Drive. Wilsons Creek. Water over road.

Bangalow Road, Nashua. Water over the road.

 

WEDNESDAY 11.40am:

Near Monet Drive, Montecollum. Rocks and debris on the road. Drive with caution.

Beatties Creek, Montecollum. Water over the causeway.

 

WEDNESDAY 11.00am:  

Locations around downtown Lismore are experiencing water over road. Exercise caution.

James Gibson Road and Mackie Road intersection, Clunes. Water across Road.

Old Bangalow Road, downstream from Tintenbar Road to Tamarind Drive. Water over the road.

Kyogle Road, Tuncester. Water over the road.

Snow Street, South Lismore. Water over the road.

Wyrallah Road, outside Wyrallah Road Public School. Water across road.

 

WEDNESDAY 10.40am:

Jubilee Avenue, Mullumbimby, reports of water over road.

Rangal Road, Ocean Shores. Water over the road.

Hardy Avenue, Ocean Shores, water over road.

Rajah Road, Ocean Shores. Caution. Council unable to access site. 

Balemo Drive, Ocean Shores. Water over half road.

Myocum Road, at Barlows Farm. Water over road.

Durheim Road, near Wyrallah Road, Monaltrie. Closed due to flooding.

Booyong Road, Nashua. Report of water and debris over road.

Repentance Creek Road [Closed]. Water over causeway.

Goonengerry Road [Closed]. Water over road at Beatties Creek. Causeway flooded.

Redgate Road [Caution]. Half road under water. Proceed with caution.

Brewster Street between Uralba and Magellan Sts [Closed].

Have we missed any? If you see a flooded road, let us know by emailing: news@northernstar.com.au

Bentley Road Causeway at Tullera

Hensley Carparl, lower level. CLOSED

Rowing Club Carpark, paid parking. CLOSED

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