Traffic Notices

For further information on conditions in emergency situations go to the SES website via

For information on current incidents on State roads go to the RMS website via

For information on RMS road projects go to

For information on changes to traffic conditions on Council's current construction works see 'Civil Construction Projects'.

Road closures due to water over road - please see Roads & Traffic page 


Temporary Closure - Works - The Riverwalk between Lavenders Riverside Café & the rear of 360a High Street, Maitland

Notice is hereby given that Council’s contractor will be temporarily closing The Riverwalk between Lavenders Riverside Café, 418a High Street, and the rear of 360a High Street Maitland (Beud Korean Restaurant) from 2 March 2017 for a period of four months for reconstruction of the section of The Riverwalk at the rear of The Riverlink Building which is presently under construction.

Detours and signs will be in place directing people either into High Street, or on to The Levee lower road, adjacent to the riverbank.

For more information contact Council’s project officer - 4934 9838.  

Glenarvon Road, Lorn - Temporary Road Closure

Glenarvon Road, Lorn will be temporarily closed to traffic commencing Tuesday 14 March 2017 to Wednesday 29 March 2017 from 7.00am to 3.30pm due to road works.

Enquiries can be directed to Ben Turner, Civil Maintenance Coordinator, via 0428 600 281.

 Temporary Road Closure - Rail Bridge Works

Council wishes to advise that Wollombi Road between Green Street Rutherford and Owl Pen Lane Farley will be temporarily closed to traffic to allow piling works to be carried out beneath the rail bridge overpass.  This work is being organised by ARTC as part of the proposed upgrade to this rail bridge.

Proposed closure dates are from 6.00am Monday 3 April to 6.00pm Friday 7 April 2017.

etour will be via Old North Road, Station Lane, New England Highway and Regiment Road.