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Far North

This district 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 district's boundaries extend from the top of Cardwell Range in the south, west to Croydon and north to include the island of the Torres Strait.



 

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  • MULGRAVE ROAD

    BUNGALOW

    Potholes or road surface damage Hazard Inbound
    Near Hannam Street intersection.
    Unknown traffic impact. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 14 Apr 2014 04:41
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  • SHIPTONS FLAT ROAD

    ROSSVILLE

    Open (with caution)
    Allow extra travel time.
    Minor delays can be expected while road repairs continue
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:47
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  • ENDEAVOUR VALLEY ROAD

    COOKTOWN

    Open (with caution)
    Allow extra travel time.
    Minor delays can be expected while road repairs continue
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:46
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  • HERBERTON PETFORD ROAD

    IRVINEBANK

    From Irvinebank to Petford
    Restricted to high clearance vehicles only
    Proceed with caution.
    Due to washed out creeks and crossings
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:46
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  • HERBERTON PETFORD ROAD

    IRVINEBANK

    From Herberton to Irvinebank
    Open (with caution)
    Allow extra travel time.
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:45
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  • GILLIES RANGE ROAD

    LAMB RANGE

    Gordonvale to Boar Pocket Rd
    Open (with caution)
    Proceed with caution.
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:43
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  • MULLIGAN HIGHWAY

    MOUNT CARBINE

    Kelly St George Bridge
    Subject to a 42.5 tonne GVM limit
    Bridge/culvert damaged.
    From Tuesday, 15 April 2014, the bridge over Kelly St George Creek, 72 kilometres north of Mt Molloy on Mulligan Highway, will be closed to all vehicles in excess of 42.5 tonnes. No permits are required for semi trailers up to 42.5 tonne. TMR will consider applications for permits for standard configurations of B-doubles and Type 1 road trains for emergency usage. No consideration will be given to loadings for excess mass vehicles. The bridge will be restricted to a single traffic lane only with a maximum width of 4.0 metres, with no overtaking or passing permitted. A temporary speed limit of 60 km/h will also be in place
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 14:15
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  • FLORENCE STREET

    PARRAMATTA PARK

    Subject to a 10 tonne GVM limit
    Use alternative route.
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:42
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  • GREGORY DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD

    EINASLEIGH

    from Einasleigh to Gulf Developmental Road
    Open (with caution)
    Do not drive in flood waters.
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:42
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  • PENINSULA DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD

    ARCHER RIVER

    Coen to Weipa
    Subject to a 5 tonne GVM limit
    Do not drive in flood waters.
    Archer River 1.2 metres over the crossing. Archer to Weipa drive with extreme caution when accessible
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 10:49
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  • PENINSULA DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD

    LAURA

    Laura to Coen
    Subject to a 5 tonne GVM limit
    Do not drive in flood waters.
    Laura Bridge open. Laura to Hann River drive with extreme caution. Hann River to Musgrave drive with extreme caution. Road very boggy north of Hann River. Musgrave to Coen River drive with extreme caution as road very rough. Road open at Coen
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 10:37
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  • BURKE DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD

    WROTHAM

    Tablelands Regional Council Boundary (40 Kms east of Dunbar) to Mungana turnoff
    Subject to a 5 tonne GVM limit
    Do not drive in flood waters.
    As at 6:00am Wednesday 23 April 2014, The Walsh River at Trimbles Crossing is 0.36 metres over the bridge. The Walsh River at Fergusons Crossing 0.52 metres under the bridge
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 07:19
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  • UPPER BARRON ROAD

    MALANDA

    Sections reduced to 60 kilometers per hour
    Open (with caution)
    Reduced speed limit (60Km/h).
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 08:40
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  • LOUISE STREET

    ATHERTON

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:April 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 12 Apr 2014 16:34
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  • BRINSMEAD KAMERUNGA ROAD

    BARRON

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Nightworks from 7pm to 7am.
    Commencing: 31 March 7:00pm
    Concluding:mid May
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Reconstruction work on a 700m section from the Barron River Bridge to approximately 150m north of Lake Placid Road
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 11:17
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    CARDWELL

    Planned Roadworks All directions
    Approx 1km North of Cardwell.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 11:44
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  • MULLIGAN HIGHWAY

    COOKTOWN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From Little Annan River Bridge to Black Mountain lookout.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:April 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:40
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  • GULF DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD

    CROYDON

    Planned Roadworks All directions
    From Blackbull to Croydon township.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:July 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 12 Apr 2014 16:39
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  • MULGRAVE ROAD

    EARLVILLE

    Planned Roadworks Inbound
    From Rigg st to Grafton st.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected. Observe signage.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 13:52
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    EDMONTON

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Intersection Mill Rd.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected. Observe signage.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 13:04
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    ELLERBECK

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Two Mile Creek Bridge.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:April 2014
    Short delays expected. Reduced speed limit (80km/h).
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 11:24
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  • TUMOULIN ROAD

    EVELYN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    The works will repair the section between Kidner Road and Kaban Road.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected.
    Last edited: 20 Mar 2014 11:42
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  • KENNEDY HIGHWAY

    EVELYN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From Kidner Road to Tumoulin Road.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:end May 2014
    Short delays expected.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:44
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  • LONGLANDS GAP ROAD

    HERBERTON

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From Denbigh Road to Rolley Road.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected.
    The works will repair a 3km section between Florence Street and Rolley Road. The work will include earthworks, repairs to the road pavement and drainage works.
    Works will continue 6 am to 6 pm, Monday to Sunday, and are expected to be completed in the first half of 2014, weather and resources permitting
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:11
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  • MOSSMAN MOUNT MOLLOY ROAD

    JULATTEN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From top of Rex Range to Bushy Creek.
    Commencing: 17 March, at 7:00am
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected. Observe signage.
    Last edited: 14 Mar 2014 09:33
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  • GILLIES RANGE ROAD

    LAMB RANGE

    Planned Roadworks Eastbound
    Slope stabilisation works at various locations between Vico Street and Heales Lookout.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 12 Apr 2014 16:58
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  • TULLY HULL ROAD

    LOWER TULLY

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 03 Apr 2014 07:14
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  • KENNEDY HIGHWAY

    MACALISTER RANGE

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Various sections of the Kuranda Range for slope stabilisation.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    The work will repair 16 sites above and below the range road between the bottom of the range and Koah Road
    Last edited: 12 Apr 2014 16:55
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  • TULLY MISSION BEACH ROAD

    MERRYBURN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 03 Apr 2014 07:13
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    MIDGENOO

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Overtaking lanes between Broderick Road and Feluga Road.
    Commencing: 07 April 6:30am
    Concluding:August 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Works will be carried out Monday to Saturday between 6.30 am and 5.30 pm until August 2014, weather permitting.

    For the safety of motorists and roadworkers, changed traffic conditions, traffic controllers and speed reductions will be implemented through the work site during working hours. Minor traffic delays expected
    Last edited: 12 Apr 2014 16:36
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  • MALANDA MILLAA MILLAA ROAD

    MINBUN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Near Peterson Road.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Unknown traffic impact. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 13:56
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    MORESBY

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From approximately Moreseby River Bridge to Corsi Road.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 11:50
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  • FRONT STREET

    MOSSMAN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From Parker Creek to Shopping Centre access.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:13
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    MURRIGAL

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Dundonald Creek (between Bilyana Road and Corduroy Creek Bridge).
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Overtaking lanes and pavement rehabilitation

    Works will be carried out Monday to Saturday between 6.30 am and 5.30pm

    For more information, phone 4045 7038
    Last edited: 06 Jan 2014 09:08
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  • CAPTAIN COOK HIGHWAY

    OAK BEACH

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected.
    Several sites on the Captain Cook Highway between Buchan Point and Oak Beach.

    If you have questions about these works, please contact the Project Communications Officer on 4050 5434
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:09
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  • MALANDA MILLAA MILLAA ROAD

    TARZALI

    Planned Roadworks All directions
    From Lorenz Creek Culvert to Sheehan Rd .
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:June 2014
    Short delays expected.
    Last edited: 23 Apr 2014 13:29
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  • TINAROO FALLS DAM ROAD

    TINAROO

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    From State farm Rd to Malcom Rd and Lakeside Drive to Eden Drive.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:end April 2014
    Short delays expected. Traffic control on scene.
    Asphalt works
    * 2.47km section between State Farm Road and Malcolm Road
    * 550m section between Lakeside Drive and Eden Drive

    For more information, contact Lea Coghlan, Project Communications Officer, on 40406339 or email reconstruct_cairns@tmr.qld.gov.au
    Last edited: 20 Mar 2014 10:59
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  • TULLY MISSION BEACH ROAD

    WONGALING BEACH

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Work will take place between 6am until 6pm Monday to Sunday

    Last edited: 03 Apr 2014 07:05
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  • BRUCE HIGHWAY

    WOREE

    Planned Roadworks All directions
    Cairns Bruce Highway Upgrade.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:April 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    1. Night works – Bruce Highway – Sunday 27 April to Thursday 2 May 2014 – between 7pm and 5am – Bruce Highway, between the interchange linking Mt Sheridan and White Rock and the northern overpass will be under traffic control under both directions from 7pm to 5am. At times, traffic may be diverted along the newly constructed service roads and speed reductions may be in place for the safety of workers. These works are required for permanent line marking.

    2. Night works - Ray Jones Drive – Sunday 27 April to Thursday 2 May 2014 – between 7pm and 5am – Ray Jones Drive, between Rigg Street and Chinaman Creek will be under traffic control under both directions from 7pm to 5am. Speed reductions may be in place for the safety of workers. These works are required for permanent line marking.
    Last edited: 21 Apr 2014 18:05
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  • ROSSVILLE BLOOMFIELD ROAD

    WUJAL WUJAL

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Construction of a bridge over the Bloomfield River.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:end April 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    A new crossing is being constructed at Woobadda Creek on the Cape Tribulation Bloomfield Road

    For further information, please contact Council on 1800 070 444 or email feedback@cairns.qld.gov.au.
    Last edited: 06 Mar 2014 11:47
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  • PENINSULA DEVELOPMENTAL ROAD

    YARRADEN

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Between Kalinga Station and Healy Creek.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:July 2014
    Short delays expected. Changed traffic conditions.
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:23
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  • GILLIES RANGE ROAD

    YUNGABURRA

    Planned Roadworks Both Directions
    Multiple locations.
    Commencing: in progress
    Concluding:May 2014
    Short delays expected.
    Works will be undertaken at:
    * Near Powley Road and 1.6km past the Lake Barrine access road,
    * Malanda-Lake Barrine Road intersection and Curtain Fig Tree Road in Yungaburra

    Residents wanting to access Gillies Range Road will need to travel via Elm Street and either Pine Street or Short Street.

    For further information about the project, please contact Lea Coghlan, Project Communications Officer, on 4040 6339 or email reconstruct_cairns@tmr.qld.gov.au
    Last edited: 31 Mar 2014 14:34
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  • LONGLANDS GAP ROAD

    HERBERTON

    Special Event
    Roads affected may include, Herberton-Petford Rd, Longlands Gap Rd, Kennedy Highway and Tumoulin Rd.
    Commencing: 13 April 1:47am
    Concluding:to be advised
    Unknown traffic impact. Motorists are urged to show patience.
    Due to mine operations in Herberton, motorists can expect an increase in heavy vehicle movements between Herberton and Mt Garnet.
    Last edited: 13 Apr 2014 01:47
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