Roads Condition Report

ROAD status REPORT

Road conditions and closures can change regularly due to weather conditions.  Motorists are advised to travel according to the road conditions at all times, and please refrain from travelling on closed roads.  Balranald Shire Council appeals to all drivers planning to travel within the Shire area to assist in preventing damage to the unsealed roads by choosing an alternative route or waiting until drier conditions prevail when wet weather occurs.  Flagrant and irresponsible disregard for this appeal could lead to prosecution to the full extent of the law. Appropriate warning signage exists at key locations.

BALRANALD SHIRE COUNCIL  Road Closures for – Road Report Balranald Shire – 4 October 2022

  • Use caution when driving on unsealed roads within Balranald Shire, regardless of the local weather conditions
  • When roads are closed by Council, it is an offence to travel on those roads
  • Disregard for road closures may lead to penalties under Section 115 of the NSW Roads Act 1993
  • Balranald Shire Council requests that all drivers planning to travel within the Balranald Shire area, to assist in preventing damage to the unsealed roads by choosing an alternative route or delay travel until conditions improve in wet weather conditions

Please check surrounding Shires Road Condition Reports as Balranald Shire unsealed road network connects with other areas which can impact on your traveling route. 

ROAD CLOSURES – SURROUNDING SHIRES

For information on road closures in surrounding shires please click on the following links: Cobar, Central Darling or Wentworth Shire

Balranald Shire Council – Road Report Balranald Shire – 4 October 2022

Central Darling –Road_Report – 29 September 2022 at 12.18pm

Wentworth Shire Council – ROAD CONDITION REPORT Wednesday 28th September 11am

Please be aware, that all UNSEALED roads will be closed when wet, even if the roads report is not updated yet.

Changed road conditions – Atlas-Campaspe Mineral Sands Project

Motorists using local roads in the north of the Shire are advised of the following changes to roads in the vicinity of the Atlas-Campaspe Mineral Sands Project:

Motorists are advised to use extreme caution if using this road as heavy earthmoving machinery is in operation.

The Hatfield-The Vale Road between Magenta Station and the Balranald-Ivanhoe Road is Currently CLOSED for ALL Traffic.