Department of Transport and Main Roads

Transport and Main Roads
Road Status Update for Far North *
as at 10:00pm 29 May 2024

*Disclaimer: Road conditions may change rapidly. Please visit https://qldtraffic.qld.gov.au or call 13 19 40 to plan your trip with the most updated road information.

New events are defined as any event entered since 8am the previous day.

Report data

Road Location Chainage Extra details Status Closure/Restriction Reason Last Update District Id
Bloomfield Road / Cape Tribulation Bloomfield Road Bloomfield / Cape Tribulation (Douglas Shire) Bloomfield Track Closed from End of Rykers Rd to Degarra. Road closed to all traffic Hazard: Road damage due to earlier flooding 29/04/2024 03:02 PM Far North 613454
Burke Developmental Road Gamboola (Mareeba Shire) 89B, 384.16 to 384.16 Lynd River Road closed to all traffic Flooding: Long-term flooding due to heavy rain 29/05/2024 03:11 PM Far North 608004
Burke Developmental Road Wrotham (Mareeba Shire) 89B, 440.10 to 440.47 Walsh River (Trimble's Crossing) Road closed to all traffic Flooding: Flash flooding due to water over road 29/05/2024 07:12 PM Far North 609291
Burke Developmental Road Chillagoe / Maramie (Mareeba Shire) 89B, 303.39 to 559.82 The Burke Developmental Road is subject to a 5 tonne GVM limit from Chillagoe to MSC Boundary Subject to a 5 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Adverse driving conditions 29/05/2024 07:11 PM Far North 608709
Charles Keough Road / Ross Road Evelyn (Tablelands Regional) Weir Creek Bridge on Ross Road, Evelyn closed until further notice. Please observe signage and detour accordingly. Road closed to all traffic Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 17/09/2023 12:42 AM Far North 567908
Esplanade / Upper Daintree Road Upper Daintree / Wujal Wujal (Douglas Shire) The CREB track closed Road closed to all traffic Hazard: Road damage due to earlier flooding 29/04/2024 02:58 PM Far North 603822
Glue Pot Road Wondecla (Tablelands Regional) North Wondecla Creek Crossing on Glue Pot Road load limit reduced to a temporary 10 tonne load limit and a 5km/h speed restriction for improved public safety as per engineer inspection outcome. No alternate access available. Subject to a 10 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 17/09/2023 12:41 AM Far North 567910
Goldsborough Road Goldsborough (Cairns Regional) Fisheries Bridge - Goldsborough Road - Significant Damage. Avoid Area. Road closed to all traffic Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 16/01/2024 08:12 AM Far North 608721
Gotak Road Evelyn (Tablelands Regional) Coolabbi Creek Bridge on Gotak Road, Evelyn is temporarily closed. Motorists are encouraged to observe signage and seek alternate route. Road closed to all traffic Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 14/06/2023 10:44 AM Far North 539691
Gulf Developmental Road Georgetown (Etheridge Shire) 92B, 146.87 to 146.87 Sandy Creek Bridge Road closed to all traffic Roadworks: Planned roadworks 29/05/2024 03:11 PM Far North 646755
Gulf Developmental Road Georgetown (Etheridge Shire) 92C, 10.78 to 10.78 Sister Creek Road closed to all traffic Roadworks: Planned roadworks 29/05/2024 03:12 PM Far North 641786
Kennedy Highway (Barron River Bridge) Kuranda (Mareeba Shire) 32A, 12.52 to 12.78 Barron River Bridge Kuranda Subject to a 42.5 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Adverse driving conditions 29/05/2024 07:11 PM Far North 608815
Lagoon Road / Sorrensen Road Kairi (Tablelands Regional) Due to constant rainfall, Sorrensen Road Kairi from Johnson Road turnoff to Lagoon Road intersection is closed due to water over the the road. Seek alternate route. Road closed to all traffic Flooding: Long-term flooding due to heavy rain 22/02/2024 12:54 PM Far North 625035
Lindsay Road Malanda (Tablelands Regional) Lindsay Road Bridge load limit reduced to a temporary 10 tonne load limit and a 5km/h speed restriction for improved public safety as per engineer inspection outcome. No alternate access available. Subject to a 10 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 17/09/2023 12:41 AM Far North 567909
Mulligan Highway (Peninsula Developmental Road) Desailly (Mareeba Shire) 34B, 44.66 to 44.88 McLeod River Bridge Road closed to all traffic Roadworks: Planned roadworks 29/05/2024 03:13 PM Far North 648155
Silver Valley Road Silver Valley (Tablelands Regional) Woolamin Creek Crossing on Silver Valley Road load limit reduced to a temporary 15 tonne load limit and a 5km/h speed restriction for improved public safety as per engineer inspection outcome. Subject to a 15 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 14/06/2023 10:56 AM Far North 567907
Wairuna Road Minnamoolka (Tablelands Regional) Meanings Mill Bridge over Ant Hill Creek on Wairuna Road is now reduced to 8 tonne GVM limit. Motorists are advised to observe signage and proceed with caution. Subject to a 5 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 14/06/2023 10:44 AM Far North 547107
Webster Road Wondecla (Tablelands Regional) Wondecla Creek Crossing on Webster Road load limit reduced to a temporary 8 tonne load limit and a 5km/h speed restriction for improved public safety as per engineer inspection outcome. No alternate access available. Subject to a 10 tonne GVM limit Hazard: Bridge or culvert damaged 17/09/2023 12:41 AM Far North 567905