Welcome to the traffic and travel information web page for the Far North Region
The region covers the Cairns, Cassowary Coast, Tablelands, Torres Strait Island and Northern Peninsula Area regional councils, and Aurukun, Cook, Croydon, Etheridge and Torres shire councils, and Hopevale, Kowanyama, Lockhart River, Mapoon, Napranum, Pormpuraaw, Wujal Wujal and Yarrabah Aboriginal shire councils. The region is serviced by the Main Roads Cairns office.
The regions boundaries extend from the top of Cardwell Range in the south, west to Croydon and north to include the island of the Torres Strait.
Summary of road status access across all roads within this region
The following provides a summary of access status for all roads within this region for general travel. The document is available as a downloadable file in a portable document format (PDF) and is time and date stamped. For the most up to date real-time road closure and incident information across the state, please refer to the homepage.
Regional Road Report
Links to Local Government Road Conditions
The following provides links to local government authorities that have road condition pages. These pages will provide information relating to local government managed roads that may be closure or restricted for a variety of reasons.
Local Government Road Conditions