ROAD CLOSURES: Which Bundaberg roads are closed?

UPDATE: 9.30am

THERE are still plenty of roads across the Bundaberg region which remain closed due to floodwaters. 

Below is a list of known roads that are closed and others affected by water.

We will continue to update this list as information comes to hand.

 

FLOODED: Cedars Road is flooded where it crosses the Burnett River.
FLOODED: Cedars Road is flooded where it crosses the Burnett River. Mike Knott BUN310317CEDARS4

Roads Closed:

Bucca Road, Bucca;

Bucca Crossing Road, Bucca - at Bucca Crossing (Kolan River);

Causeway Road, Booyal - at Booyal Causeway;

Cedars Road, South Kolan - at Cedars Bridge;

Dr Mays Crossing Road, Alloway;

Duckpond Road, Moolboolaman - at Gin Gin Creek;

Farnsfield Road, North Gregory - at the Gregory River;

Monduran Road, Gin Gin - Sidetrack around Monduran Bridge;

Promisedland Road, Cordalba;

Wessells Road, Bargara;

Zillmann Road, Wallaville - at Old Burnett Traffic Bridge.

Water Over Road

Delaneys Road, Horsecamp - Various Floodways;

Gillens Creek Road, Alloway;

Hermans Road, Burnett Heads (at Rowlands Road end);

Monduran Road, Yandaran - Various Floodways;

Rowlands Road, Burnett Heads (at Hermans Road end);

Stan Faulkner Road, Burnett Heads;

Ten Mile Road, Sharon;

Waterview Road, Bundaberg North;

Wonbah Road, Wonbah - Various Floodways.

List courtesy of Bundaberg Regional Council.

 

Shana Williams Billabong way bucca
Shana Williams Billabong way bucca

 

YESTERDAY

Gayndah Mt Perry Rd, Mt Perry is now open

UPDATE: 1.30pm

The Isis Hwy at Biggenden is now open.

UPDATE: 10am

COUNCIL workers are working hard to reopen the region's roads after yesterday's downpour.

Tree branches and debris lay strewn across many roads as the heavy rain caused localised flooding across the Bundaberg region.

Police are calling on residents to be mindful of conditions when travelling.

Road closures as of 9.30am.

ROADS CLOSED

Tipperary Rd, Redgate

Woppis Rd, Woodgate

Cedars Rd, South Bingera

Eidsvold Theodore Rd, Eidsvold

Bucca Road, Bucca;

Bucca Crossing Road, Bucca - at Bucca Crossing (Kolan River);

Causeway Road, Booyal - at Booyal Causeway;

Cedars Road, South Kolan - at Cedars Bridge;

Dr Mays Crossing Road, Alloway;

Duckpond Road, Moolboolaman - at Gin Gin Creek;

Farnsfield Road, North Gregory - at the Gregory River;

Promisedland Road, Cordalba;

Wessells Road, Bargara;

Zillmann Road, Wallaville - at Old Burnett Traffic Bridge.

WATER ON WESSELS: Traffic was delayed on a number of Bargara roads including Wessels Rd, pictured, due to flash flooding on Thursday.
WATER ON WESSELS: Traffic was delayed on a number of Bargara roads including Wessels Rd, pictured, due to flash flooding on Thursday. Eliza Goetze

ROADS AFFECTED BY FLOODWATER  

Delaneys Road, Horsecamp - Various Floodways;

Gillens Creek Road, Alloway;

Hermans Road, Burnett Heads (at Rowlands Road end);

Monduran Road, Yandaran - Various Floodways;

Rowlands Road, Burnett Heads (at Hermans Road end);

Stan Faulkner Road, Burnett Heads;

Ten Mile Road, Sharon;

Waterview Road, Bundaberg North;

Wonbah Road, Wonbah - Various Floodways.

THURSDAY: 3.45PM

THE rain may have stopped for a short time, but police urge everyone in the region to stay at home this afternoon, tonight and tomorrow.

Police say this is to keep families safe during the severe weather conditions.

Sightseeing, swimming or playing in flooded drains and areas is extremely dangerous and needs to stop.   For those who are travelling home from work or doing essential travel, please drive to the conditions and remember, if it's flooded, forget it.  

Targo St is closed. The drain at the intersection of George and Targo, the lowest point in Bundaberg city, has overflowed.
Targo St is closed. The drain at the intersection of George and Targo, the lowest point in Bundaberg city, has overflowed. Craig Warhurst

ROADS CLOSED

Bucca Road, Bucca;

Bucca Crossing Road, Bucca - at Bucca Crossing (Kolan River);

Claytons Road, Cordalba;

Dr Mays Crossing Road, Alloway;

Duckpond Road, Moolboolaman - at Gin Gin Creek;

Farnsfield Road, North Gregory - at the Gregory River;

Gentle Annie Road, Apple Tree Creek;

Gillens Creek Road, Alloway;

Goodwood Road - at Mahogany Park;

Hamanns Road, Apple Tree Creek;

Knockroe Road, North Isis - Goodwood end;

Logging Creek Road, Farnsfield (Isis Highway end);

Rosedale Rold, Watalgan - at Littabella Creek;

Rosedale Road, Mullett Creek - at Mullett Creek;

Tirroan Road, Gin Gin - at Black Gully;

Walla Road, Morganville - at Perry River Bridge;

Zillmann Road, Wallaville - at Old Burnett Traffic Bridge.

FLASH FLOOD: East Rotary Park, Kendalls Flat, Bundaberg East on Thursday, March 30, 2017.
FLASH FLOOD: East Rotary Park, Kendalls Flat, Bundaberg East on Thursday, March 30, 2017. Craig Warhurst

ROADS AFFECTED BY FLOODWATER  

Bundaberg Port Rd, Rubyanna 

Adies Road, Eureka - near Woco Creek (approximately 2 km from Isis Central Mill);

Ann Street, Bundaberg East - between Eastgate and Olsen Streets;

Bargara Road, Qunaba - near Bargara School Cane Line;

Burnett Heads Road and Port Road, Burnett Heads (on both roads near intersection);

Burnett Heads Road, Qunaba (up from Turtle Roundabout);

Causeway Drive, Bargara;

Causeway Road, Booyal - at Booyal Causeway;

Claytons Road, Cordalba;

Delaneys Road, Horsecamp - Various Floodways;

Foleys Road, North Gregory;

Ford Street, Bundaberg South - between Boundary & Spear Streets;

Gibsons Road, Burnett Heads;

Goodwood Road, Alloway - at Yellow Waterholes;

Grange Road, Qunaba (approximately 30 m from intersection);

Hughes Road, Bargara;

Innes Park Road, Innes Park - near Kathleen Drive;

Isis Highway at Tardas Road, Gregory River;

Monduran Road, Yandaran - Various Floodways;

North Isis Road, Childers;

Que Hee Street, Kepnock

Rosedale Road - at Heales Road;

Rosedale Road, Oakwood - between SSS Strawberries & Gooburrum School;

Rosedale Road & Gin Gin Road, Oakwood (on both roads near intersection);

Rosedale Road, Avondale (Near Avondale Homestead Tavern)

Stan Faulkner Road, Burnett Heads;

Stocks Road, Apple Tree Creek (Delaney end);

Tantitha Street, Bundaberg Central - between Woondooma & Park Streets;

Targo Street, Bundaberg Central - at Melbourne Hotel;

Twyford Street, Avoca - between Isis Highway & Johnston Street;

Walla Street, Bundaberg South - near skate park; 

Windermere Road, Windermere - between Hummock & Seaview Roads;

Wessells Road, Bargara;

Wonbah Road, Wonbah - Various Floodways.

 

UPDATE 2pm

ROADS across Bundaberg continue to be inundated with floodwater as police advise residents to stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary.

Qld Transport and Main Roads said drivers should exercise appropriate caution, including the possibility of postponing non-essential travel.

Goodwood Rd at Alloway/Kinkuna which was closed yesterday has reopened today.

<<Bundaberg Local Disaster Management Group raises status to stand up>>

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No Caption Jim Alouat

A number of roads are now closed while others have been affected by floodwater.

Remember: if it's flooded, forget it.

ROADS CLOSED

Targo St between George and Electra Sts

Bucca Road, Bucca;

Bucca Crossing Road, Bucca - at Bucca Crossing (Kolan River);

Claytons Road, Cordalba;

Dr Mays Crossing Road, Alloway;

Farnsfield Road, North Gregory - at the Gregory River;

Gentle Annie Road, Apple Tree Creek;

Gillens Creek Road, Alloway;

Hamanns Road, Apple Tree Creek;

Knockroe Road, North Isis - Goodwood end;

Gooburrum Rd, Moore Park Beach

Booyan Rd, Moore Park Beach

Isis Hwy, (Logging Creek Bridge) Gregory River

Isis Hwy, Kullogum

Goodwood Rd, Redridge

Burnett Heads Rd, Burnett Heads/Qunaba  

Bundaberg Port Rd, Rubyanna 

Gorge Rd, Lowmead 

Lowmead Rd, Colosseum

Rosedale Rd, Gooburrum

Gladstone Monto Rd, Kalpowar

Reedbed Rd, Bororen

ROADS AFFECTED BY WATER  BUT STILL OPEN

Commercial St, Bundaberg

Hillrose St and Leivesley St off Bargara Rd, East Bundaberg

Adies Road, Eureka - near Woco Creek (approximately 2 km from Isis Central Mill);

Burnett Heads Road and Port Road, Burnett Heads (on both roads near intersection);

Burnett Heads Road, Qunaba (up from Turtle Roundabout);

Gibsons Road, Burnett Heads;

Grange Road, Qunaba (approximately 30 m from intersection);

North Isis Road, Childers;

Rosedale Road, at Heales Road;

Stan Faulkner Road, Burnett Heads;

Walla Road, Morganville - at Perry River Bridge;

Wessells Road, Bargara.

Eardleys Rd, Gooburrum

Isis Hwy (Childers Rd), Cordalba

Bundaberg Port Rd, Burnett Heads/Qunaba  

Bundaberg Gin Gin Rd, South Kolan  

Moore Park Rd, Gooburrum  

Bundaberg Miriam Vale Rd (Rosedale Rd), Meadowvale

Wednesday,  March 29

Police are asking drivers to stay away from Rosedale Rd between Booloongie Rd and Bucca Dr due to a flooded road.

Remember if it's flooded, forget it.

 

WET WEDNESDAY: Heavy rain thanks to Cyclone Debbie caused flash flooding across the Bundaberg region on March 29, 2017, including Moore Park Rd, pictured.
WET WEDNESDAY: Heavy rain thanks to Cyclone Debbie caused flash flooding across the Bundaberg region on March 29, 2017, including Moore Park Rd, pictured. Eliza Goetze

 

EARLIER

BUNDABERG drivers are urged to take extra care today as heavy rain causes flash flooding along some of our main roads.

Bundaberg Port Rd, Moore Park Rd and Goodwood Rd remain affected by water according to Queensland Transport and Main Roads.

Bundaberg Port Rd is affected by water at Burnett Heads and Qunaba.

Goodwood Rd has water over the road at Elliott and Kinkuna.

Moore Park Rd is affected by water near the Gooburrum region.

<<Weather update: Bundaberg region cops 100mm overnight with more to come>>

At this stage,these roads are open but authorities urge drivers to proceed with caution as all lanes are affected by heavy rainfall.

Further north, Gorge Rd at Lowmead and Lowmead Rd at Colosseum are now closed due to flash flooding affecting drivers heading to and from Gladstone.

Other roads closed due to wet weather include Bundaberg Miriam Vale Rd (Fingerboard Road), Mount Tom; Blackman Gap Rd, Miriam Vale.

All lanes along Round Hill Rd, Taunton at Agnes Water are also affected by flash flooding.

<<Minor flood warning for Kolan River, Baffle Creek and Boyne River>>

On its Facebook page, Bundaberg Regional Council says that the Bundaberg Local Disaster Management Group is advising that with a Flood Watch in effect from Ayr down to the New South Wales border, now is a wise time for residents across the region who live in communities that can become isolated to ensure their supplies are topped up.

"It is recommended that to avoid inconvenience, residents make sure they have supplies, including their preferred non-perishable food, water, medications and fuel.

Localities that are often cut off due to flooded roads include:

. Pine Creek;

. Goodnight Scrub;

. Morganville;

. Moore Park Beach;

. Woodgate;

. Winfield;

. St Agnes;

. Drinan;

. Delan;

. McIlwraith;

. Bungadoo;

. Maroondan;

. Doughboy;

. Miara.

BUGGER: Tumon Sohibi looks on at his car stuck in an overflowing Croome Creek at Moore Park, Wednesday, March 29, 2017.
BUGGER: Tumon Sohibi looks on at his car stuck in an overflowing Croome Creek at Moore Park, Wednesday, March 29, 2017. Eliza Goetze

"Please stay tuned into warnings. Our LDMG is regularly reviewing advice from the Bureau of Meteorology and will continue to provide information to update the community as rainfall is observed across the catchments and new advice comes to hand."

TUESDAY 5PM

BUNDABERG Port Rd, Goodwood Rd and Moore Park Rd are all affected by flash flooding this afternoon, Queensland Traffic is reporting.

As Cyclone Debbie brings heavy rain to the Wide Bay region drivers have been urged to take care and to avoid unnecessary travel.

At 5pm Queensland Traffic put out an alert that all lanes of the Bundaberg Port Rd were affected by water at Qunaba and Burnett Heads.

Both directions are affected but there are no delays expected and drivers are advised to proceed with caution.

The same advice has been posted for Goodwood Rd at Elliott and Kinkuna, and Moore Park Rd at Gooburrum.

Remember, if it's flooded, forget it.

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