Event Closures

 

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES - SPECIAL EVENT
THE MAITLAND AROMA – COFFEE AND CHOCOLATE FESTIVAL 2017

Council proposes to temporarily close sections of the following Maitland streets to conduct the upcoming Maitland Aroma event:


From 6.00am Friday 11 August to 12.00 noon Monday 14 August 2017

  • St Andrews Street between High Street and river bank
  • Riverside car park
  • Stillsbury Lane (between Riverside car park and High Street)

Warning and detour signs will be installed where appropriate.

Comments relating to the running of the event (not related to road closures or traffic management), should be made in writing, addressed to the General Manager, Maitland City Council, P.O. Box 220, Maitland 2320, endorsed “Maitland Aroma Special Event - file 150/5”. The closing date for comments relating to the special event is 4.00 pm 25 May 2017.

Public comments regarding the proposed road closures should also be forwarded in writing (addressed to the General Manager at the above address), endorsed “Maitland Aroma Special Event – Road Closures – File 122/944”. The closing date for comments will be 4.00 pm on 8 June 2017.

Temporary Road Closures - Special Event - Art Bazaar Event - Saturday 12 August 2017

Council wishes to advise that it has received an application to temporarily close a section of High Street Maitland ‘The Levee’ for the running of the Art Bazaar special event, which will run in conjunction with The Aroma Festival. The proposed temporary road closures are:

from 6.00am to 5.00pm Saturday 12 August 2017: 

  • The Levee (High Street) - between Bourke Street and Elgin Street
  • Bulwer Street - from High Street to just north of the Maitland Leagues Club entrance
  • Dransfield Lane.

Comments relating to the running of the event (not related to road closures or traffic management) should be made in writing, addressed to the General Manager, Maitland City Council, P.O. Box 220, Maitland 2320, endorsed "Art Bazaar Event – file 150/5". The closing date for comments relating to the special event is 4.00 pm Thursday 29 June 2017.

Public comments regarding the proposed road closure should also be forwarded in writing (addressed to the General Manager at the above address), endorsed "Art Bazaar Event Road Closures – File 122/944". The closing date for comments will be 4.00 pm on Thursday 13 July 2017.

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – SPECIAL EVENT
THE POURHOUSE HOTEL OKTOBERFEST MAITLAND 2017


A section of road associated with the above event is proposed to be temporarily closed to vehicular traffic from 4.00pm Friday 29 September 2017 to 7.00pm Sunday 1 October 2017:

  • Lee Street Maitland, from High Street southward for 66 metres (section of road adjacent to Pourhouse Hotel).

Comments relating to the running of the event (not related to road closures or traffic management), should be made in writing, addressed to the General Manager, Maitland City Council, P.O. Box 220, Maitland 2320, endorsed “Pourhouse Oktoberfest Event - file 150/5”. The closing date for comments relating to the special event is 4.00 pm Thursday 10 August 2017.

Public comments regarding the proposed road closures should also be forwarded in writing (addressed to the General Manager at the above address), endorsed “Pourhouse Oktoberfest Event – Temporary Road Closure File 122/944”. The closing date for comments will be 4.00 pm Thursday 24 August 2017.

 

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES – SPECIAL EVENT - FREEDOM OF ENTRY CEREMONY - CREW OF H.M.A.S. MAITLAND - HIGH STREET MAITLAND – SATURDAY 21 OCTOBER 2017

Council wishes to advise that it proposes to temporarily close part of High Street Maitland for the duration of the Freedom of Entry Ceremony and March honouring the crew of the HMAS Maitland which will commence in The Levee and finish near Maitland Town Hall on Saturday morning 21 October 2017.

A police-escorted street march involving the HMAS Maitland crew is planned to start after a ceremony in The Levee near Bulwer Street at approximately 10.30am and then proceed eastward along High Street to Maitland Town Hall where the marchers will disperse. The following temporary regulation of traffic is proposed for this event from 8am to 11.30am Saturday 21 October 2017:


Temporary Road Closures:

  • High Street -  ‘The Levee’ from Bourke St to Elgin St
  • Bulwer Street -  from Dransfield Lane to High St ‘The Levee’
  • High Street - from Victoria Street/Hunter Street intersection to James Street
  • Lee Street – only the narrow northern section just south of High Street.

 

Temporary Lane Closures:

  • Victoria Street – northbound lane from Nicholson Street to High Street - Victoria Street will become one-way (southbound) from High Street to Nicholson Street during the event. Streets will be opened for traffic as quickly as possible after the march passes by.

Warning and detour signage will be installed at various locations to guide motorists. Maitland CBD traffic wanting to access the New England Highway will be encouraged to do so via Church Street for the duration of the event.

Public comments regarding the proposed road closures should be forwarded in writing (addressed to the General Manager Maitland City Council, P.O. Box 220, Maitland 2320), endorsed “Freedom of Entry Ceremony 2017 - File 122/944”. The closing date for comments will be 4.00 pm on Thursday 27 July 2017.

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – SPECIAL EVENT - “BITTER & TWISTED 2017” EVENT - MAITLAND GAOL


The “Bitter and Twisted” beer tasting festival is to be held at Maitland Gaol on 4 and 5 November 2017. Maitland City Council proposes the following temporary road closure in East Maitland for this event.

The closure is detailed below for public exhibition and comment:

  • John Street, East Maitland - from roundabout on Morpeth Road to Maitland Gaol entry gates from 6.00am to 8.00pm daily Saturday 4 November and Sunday 5 November 2017.

Comments relating to the running of the event itself (not related to road closure or traffic management) should be forwarded in writing, addressed to the General Manager, Maitland City Council, PO Box 220, Maitland 2320, endorsed “Bitter and Twisted 2017 Special Event – file 150/5”. The closing date for comments relating to the special event is 4.00pm 17 August 2017.


Comments relating to the temporary road closure can also be forwarded in writing (addressed to the General Manager at the above address), endorsed “Bitter and Twisted Event 2017 - Temporary Road Closure – File 122/944”. The closing date for comments relating to the road closure / traffic management is 4.00pm on 31 August 2017.


Enquiries regarding the above can be directed to Council’s Visitor Information Centre on
49 312800.