Kyogle Roads Update – afternoon 7 March 2022

There are now just nine road closures with detours in place, with Williams Road re-opened at Barkers Bridge.
They are:
  • Bruxner Highway at the Mallanganee Range (works have begun)
  • Kyogle Road at the Cawongla Range (works have begun)
  • Paddys Flat Road
  • Pines Road (works have begun)
  • Dyraaba Road
  • Lillian Rock Road
  • Tabulam Road (works have begun)
  • Hootons Road
These roads will become Council’s priority once we have restored access to the remaining isolated residents.
Transport for NSW is managing the Bruxner Highway landslip on the Mallanganee Range. A detour is available via Woodenbong.
Work will start on Kyogle Road at the Cawongla Range tomorrow. The detour for Kyogle Road is via Lismore and Stoney Chute.
Please note that The Summerland Way at Burnetts Creek is down to one lane under traffic control lights due to a landslip.
Local roads that were closed, isolating residents, and which were opened today are:
  •  Simpkins Creek Road

Roads (isolating residents) Council expects to open before the end of this week include:

  • Lofts Pinnacle Road (works start tomorrow)
  • Gabal Road (works start tomorrow)
  • The Risk Road (works have begun)
Roads (isolating residents) Council expects to open before the end of next week include:
  • Capeen Creek Road
  • Wynlea Road (works have begun)
Residents in these areas that need assistance should contact the SES either by phone 132 500 or via the SES website
Council is still assessing its road network and appreciates your help in identifying problems. You can report issues by:
Residents are asked to still avoid all non-essential travel as we work to restore access and keep up to date with information as it comes to hand at