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November 2023 to January 2024 flooding - Council Road Closures
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January 18, 2024 9:32 AM

Due to reoccurring flooding from Nov 2023 to Jan 2024 some Council roads are still closed. To keep you up to date, we're updating this list each time a road opens up.

Roads that have reopened:

  • James Street Yarram – high school entrance to Verlings Lane.
  • Verlings Lane Yarram – James Street to Pound Road East.
  • Balloong Road Woodside from Ayres Road to Reeves Beach Road.
  • Pound Road East from Verlings Lane to Wooranga School Road.
  • Tannery Road from intersection of Tyers Street to 345 Tannery Road.
  • Pound Road West from Meadows Road at the intersection of Blackshaws Road.
  • Lower Jack Road at Jack River Connection and Gelliondale Road.
  • Jack River Connection Road at Lower Jack Road and Yarram Morwell Road.
  • Gelliondale Road at west intersection of Forest Lodge Road and Albert River Road.
  • Beverleys Road Stockdale (border East Gippsland and Wellington) closed Wellington side.
  • Billy Creek Road at the Albert River intersection and the Billy Creek Tap Tap Connection Road connection.
  • Mertonvale Road at Taylors Road.
  • Taylors Lane at Gormandale Stradbroke Road.
  • Brewery Road from intersection of Shaws Road to No. 293 Brewery Road.
  • Woodside North Road (Lyons Bridge) – at Woodside Carrajung Road and Starlings Lane.
  • Old Carrajung Road at Hyland Highway and Stitchling Street.
  • Yarram – Morwell Road, Jack River – between Jack River Connection Road and property number 627 Yarram – Morwell Road.
  • Billy Creek Road, Staceys Bridge – between Albert River Road and Tap Tap Road.
  • Balloong road - Aryes road intersection and Reeves Beach road intersection.
  • Gelliondale Road, Gelliondale – between Lower Jack Road and Forest Lodge Road.
  • Gelliondale Road at Forest Lodge Road and Gelliondale Road and the intersection at Lower Jack Road and Gelliondale Road.
  • Cricket Street, Rosedale – between Rosedale caravan park and Byes Lane.
  • Thistlethwaites Road, Briagolong – north of property number 78 Thistlethwaites Road.
  • Marathon Road, Briagolong – north of property number 493 Marathon Road.
  • Beverleys Road at border between Wellington and East Gippsland.
  • Valencia Creek – Briagolong Road, Valencia Creek – between Valencia Creek township and Boisdale – Valencia Creek Road.
  • Woodside North Road - Woodside Carrajung intersection and old Rosedale road intersection.
  • Trenton Valley Road, Won Wron – Calrossie-Won Wron Road to Green Lane.
  • Three Chain Road Cowwarr, between Neilsons Road and Traralgon Maffra Road.

Roads currently closed:

  • Jack River Connection Road - intersections of Lower Jack Road and Yarram Morwell Road.
  • Spencers Road, Desailly Flats in Sale.
  • Yarram Morwell Road at North Road and Jack River Road.
  • Albert River Road at Billy Creek Road and Yarram Mowell Road.
  • Heyfield Dawson Road from Heyfield Seaton Road through to Brickhill Road.
  • Buttners Saddle Road, Carrajung Lower – Grand Ridge Road to Hyland Highway.
  • Stewarts Lane Maffra at Weirs Crossing between Beet Road and Llowalong Road.
  • Ross Road, Nambrok – between Denison Road and Rosedale – Heyfield Road.
  • Stewarts Lane, Maffra – between Llowalong Road and Beet Road.
  • Estoppeys Road, Briagolong.
  • Harpers Road, Newry – between Maffra-Newry Road and Three Chain Road.
  • Upper Maffra Road, Newry – between Horstmans Road and Websters Road.
  • Locks Road - Coloes Road through to Warrigal Toms Ceekrk Road.
  • Three Chain Road - Harpers Road through to Walkers Road.
  • Walkers Road - Three Chain Road through to Sellings Road.
  • Sellings Road - Walkers Road through to Harpers Road.
  • Warrigal Toms Creek Road - Boisdale Newry Road through to Wells Road.
  • Frost Lane - Maffra Newry Road through to Three Chain Road.
  • Riverview Road - between Traralgon – Maffra Road and McFarlane Street.
  • Templetons Road, Kilmany – between Settlement Road and McLarens Road.
  • Riversdale Road – between Bundalaguah Road and property number 696 Riversdale Road.
  • Cotos Lane at Maffra Sale intersection.

Do not drive through flood water!

To see major road closures including highways, please visit the VicRoads VicTraffic website.

Always check https://emergency.vic.gov.au/respond/ for emergency updates and follow advice from VicEmergency and other emergency services and agencies.

If you encounter a fallen tree on a local road, please call our team on 1300 366 244.

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