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Current Roadworks

lease be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place: Council endeavours to keep residents up to date on current road conditions including during disaster and emergency situations and throughout planned works.

Whilst Council makes all efforts to ensure that information is accurate and up to date, this data is collated from a range of sources and all users should apply discretion and consider the relevance of this information in regards to their own particular circumstances. 

For weather-related road closures and warnings please visit the Local Road Conditions page.
Roadworks Information

The table below has information regarding roadworks which Council is undertaking including contact details if you require further information about the works listed.

Dutton Street, Ingham National Flood Mitigation Infrastructure Program, Dutton Street Culvert Crossing

Monday 6 December 2021 to November 2022, weather permitting

During the duration of this project, Dutton Street will be closed to traffic between Cartwright Street and McIlwraith Street. Access to these properties will be maintained.

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • Ongoing works will occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Possible works may occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday.
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works; and
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise and vibration during this time.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4706.

Dick Lees Road, Gangemis Road, Golloglys Road, Covells Road, McKells Road and Huddys Road DRFA Program - Northwest Unsealed Roads - Grading Works

Monday 23 May 2022 - Monday 30 May 2022 weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones.
  • Ongoing works will occur between 6:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Possible works may occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday.
  • Contractor will maintain access to your property with minimal delays.
  • Traffic control will be on site as required.
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works.
  • Single lane operations may occur.
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise and vibration during this time.
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

To view the full program of works please follow the link below:

DRFA Program of Works - 2022

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4706.

Ingham Township Relining of Gravity Sewer and Stormwater Mains

Monday 22 November 2021 - 27 May 2022, weather permitting

During this time Relining Solutions Pty Ltd or Council staff may need to enter identified properties to gain access to sewer line maintenance holes, these residents will be notified prior to this work.

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • Ongoing works will occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Possible works may occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday.
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4717.

Kehl, Lehane, Row, Druery Streets, Ingham

22RDS004 - Kerb and Channel Renewal Works - Kehl, Lehane, Row, Druery Streets

Tuesday 12 April 2022 - Friday 10 June 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • Driveway accesses will be affected during these works however residents will be notified by the onsite team Leader when this may occur;
  • Temporary road closures to Lehane Street and the corner of Lehane Street and Kehl Street;
  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones;
  • Ongoing works will occur between 6:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Possible works could occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday;
  • There will be machinery and workers on foot in the area;
  • Traffic control will be on site as required;
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise and vibration during this time; and
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you have any queries regarding these works, please contact Council's on site Team Leader or by phoning 4776 4671.

Mango Tree Court, Forrest Beach

21REPA07 - Maintenance to gully pit and relaying drainage pipes

Wednesday 27 April 2022 - Friday 20 May 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • Ongoing works will occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Possible works may occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday.
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4671.

Various Rural Roads within the Ingham District

22RDS007 - Gravel Resheeting Program

Wednesday 4 May 2022 - Thursday 30 June 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones;
  • Ongoing works will occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Possible works could occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday;
  • Access will be maintained to your property with minimal delays;
  • Traffic control will be on site as required;
  • Single lane operations may occur;
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise, dust and vibration during this time; and
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you have any queries regarding these works, please contact Council's on site Team Leader or by phoning 4776 4671.

Lannercost Street, Ingham

22PRK001 - Ingham Disabled Car Parking

Monday 16 May 2022 - Friday 20 May 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • Ongoing works will occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Closure of up to four car parking bays at worksite.
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works.
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise and vibration during this time.
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4671.

Cartwright Street, Ingham

22PRK001 - Ingham Disabled Car Parking

Monday 16 May 2022 - Friday 20 May 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones.
  • Ongoing works will occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday.
  • Closure of up to four car parking bays at worksite.
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works.
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise and vibration during this time.
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4671.

Mount Fox Road, Mount Fox

DRFA Program - Mount Fox Road Landslip

Monday 23 May 2022 to 5 August 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones;
  • Ongoing works will occur between 6:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Possible works could occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday;
  • Traffic control will be on site as required;
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works;
  • Single lane operations may occur;
  • Up to 15 minute delays may occur during the course of the works;
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise, dust and vibration during this time; and
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4706.

Abergowrie Road, Abergowrie

DRFA Program - Abergowrie Road Landslip

Monday 23 May 2022 to 5 August 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones;
  • Ongoing works will occur between 6:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Possible works could occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday;
  • Traffic control will be on site as required;
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works;
  • Single lane operations may occur;
  • Up to 15 minute delays may occur during the course of the works;
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise, dust and vibration during this time; and
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4706.

Humpty Back Bridge, Orient Road

Bridge Remedial Works

Wednesday 25 May 2022 to 30 June 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones;
  • Ongoing works will occur between 6:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Possible works could occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday;
  • Traffic control will be on site as required;
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works;
  • Single lane operations may occur;
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise, dust and vibration during this time; and
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4788.

McGordons Bridge, Pump Station Road

Bridge Remedial Works

Monday 2 May 2022 to 30 June 2022, weather permitting

Please be advised that during this time the following guidelines will be in place:

  • The speed limit will be reduced to 40km/hour through work zones;
  • Ongoing works will occur between 6:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday;
  • Possible works could occur between 7:00am and 5:00pm, Saturday;
  • Traffic control will be on site as required;
  • Workers and machinery will be in the vicinity of works;
  • Single lane operations may occur;
  • Due to the nature of works there may be increased noise, dust and vibration during this time; and
  • Motorists are advised to drive safely to the conditions.

Should you require any further information or clarification concerning these works, please contact Council on 4776 4788.

To find out about roadworks or hazards on Queensland Government-controlled roads, contact the Department of Transport and Main Roads by phone 13 19 40, visit the 131940 website or follow @131940_fnnq Twitter feed.

Tasman Turtle's Picnic Day

Tasman Turtle's Picnic Day

Tasman Turtle’s Picnic Day is a free family event that focuses on being environmentally friendly.

Date: Saturday 28 May 2022

Time: 9.00am - 2.00pm

Where: TYTO Parklands

Cost: Free

Further information click here

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