Latest on road closures due to flooding in regional NSW at 1:15pm

National Road Transport Association

The Carnarvon Highway has reopened between Weelmelah and Garah, north of Moree, after being closed due to flooding.

But other major roads remain closed including:

In the state’s North West:

  • The Kamilaroi Highway is closed between Walgett and Brewarrina.
  • The Silver City Highway is closed between Tibooburra and the Queensland border.

In the state’s Far West:

  • The Cobb Highway is closed between Wilcannia and Ivanhoe.

In the State’s Central West:

  • Lachlan Valley Way is closed between Driftway Road and the Newell Highway at Jemalong, west of Forbes.

In the Illawarra:

  • The Illawarra Highway (Terry Street) is closed between the M1 Princes Motorway and Taylor Road at Albion Park.

Motorists are advised to take extra care in flood-affected areas, be prepared for conditions to change quickly, and never drive through floodwaters.

In addition to state managed roads, some local roads managed by councils are also affected.

For the latest traffic information, visit or download the Live Traffic NSW app.

/Public Release. This material from the originating organization/author(s) might be of the point-in-time nature, and edited for clarity, style and length. Mirage.News does not take institutional positions or sides, and all views, positions, and conclusions expressed herein are solely those of the author(s).View in full here.