Department of Transport and Main Roads

Transport and Main Roads
Road Status Update for Mackay/Whitsunday *
as at 6:00am 4 July 2022

*Disclaimer: Road conditions may change rapidly. Please visit 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.

Freight and Heavy Vehicles: For more information on Flood Recovery Permits (FRPs) and freight route information, contact the Flood Recovery Road Access Group: 1300 105 647 or For all other route restrictions use the following link Heavy Vehicle Conditions of Operation database For movement within and around a local region, contact the regional permits office.

Report data

Road Location Chainage Extra details Status Closure/Restriction Reason Last Update District Id
Marian Eton Road North Eton (Mackay Regional) 533, 12.02 to 12.06 At Sandy Creek Bridge Road closed to all traffic Flooding: Long-term flooding due to heavy rain 02/07/2022 02:23 PM Mackay/Whitsunday 476520
Marlborough Sarina Road Lotus Creek / Oxford (Isaac Regional) 512, 83.90 to 187.82 Flooding Various creeks and floodways Road closed to through traffic Flooding: Flash flooding due to heavy rain 03/07/2022 10:34 PM Mackay/Whitsunday 490260
May Downs Carfax Road May Downs (Isaac Regional) road closed at May Downs Creek, water over the road at multiple locations Road closed to through traffic Hazard: Road damage due to saturated pavements 27/06/2022 09:16 AM Mackay/Whitsunday 488157
Rolfe Creek May Downs Road May Downs (Isaac Regional) hazardous scouring through water crossings Road closed to through traffic Hazard: Road damage due to rough surface 27/06/2022 07:50 AM Mackay/Whitsunday 472741
Twin Hills Road Belyando / Frankfield (Isaac Regional) Scouring and water over road Restricted to four wheel drive vehicles only Flooding: Long-term flooding due to heavy rain 30/06/2022 10:28 AM Mackay/Whitsunday 473975