Wet Weather Information – Impacted Road and Council Services

Limited services at Ballina Waste Management Centre (WMC) due to heavy rainfall. Please delay visiting the WMC today.

Ballina Byron Gateway Airport is open. Please contact airlines for flight information. Flights may be delayed to due weather impacts at other airports.

IMPACTED ROADS

With this morning’s heavy rainfall there is water over some urban roads.

Cautions are in place for:

  • River Street near Bunnings
  • Horizon Drive, West Ballina
  • Westland Drive, West Ballina.

Currently the following rural roads are impacted, please proceed with CAUTION:

  • Boundary Road @ Marom Creek
  • Dalwood Road @ Gum Creek Weir
  • Houghlahans Creek Road Causeways
  • Lindendale Road @ Marom Creek
  • Watsons Lane @ Emigrant Creek

We encourage you to stay safe and drive to the conditions. If you can stay home, great! But if you must venture out – DO NOT drive or walk through flood waters.

Our crew are regularly checking roads across our shire and signposting flooded roads. Not all urban roads can be signposted – so be aware of changing conditions in your local area.

For emergency help in floods and storms call the SES on 132 500.

For up to date road closures and cautions across the Northern Rivers visit MyRoadInfo.com.au https://northernrivers.myroadinfo.com.au/overview.asp

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