Road Closures

Updated: Wednesday, 23 August

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Section of Road When Working hours Traffic conditions
McNickle Road between Edward St West and Roach Road9.30am Wednesday 23 August - 9.30am Thursday 24 AugustFrom 9.30am-5pmClosed between Edward St West and Roach Street for one day and night to allow Riverina Water to conduct emergency works.
Baylis Street Tuesday 29 August for about four weeks 7am - 5pm Centre-block pedestrian crossings and footpath approaches to crossings closed, one block at a time. Some car parks in vacinity of work site closed.
Dunns Road 1 August - 18 August 7am - 5.30pmRoad closed for regular grading maintenance. Local access permitted (weather permitting).
Red Hill Road/Olympic Highway Thursday 21 September - Friday 22 September 7am - 5pm Installation of new flag lights at the intersection. Traffic control and reduced speed will be in place.


Dunns Road

What: Regular grading maintenance of road

When: 1 August - 18 August, 7am - 5.30pm (weather permitting)

Conditions: Road closed during works hours, local access permitted.

Red Hill Road/Olympic Highway

What: Installation of new flag lighting at intersection.

When: Thursday 21 September - Friday 22 September (subject to weather conditions)

Traffic conditions: Contractors Greater Southern Electrical are installing flag lighting at the intersection. Traffic control and reduced speed will be in place.

Baylis Street

What: Drainage improvements on east and west - centre-block pedestrian crossings

When: 29 August, for abour four weeks. Work hours between 7am - 5pm.

Conditions: Centre-block pedestrian crossings and footpath approaches to crossings closed and some car parks in vacinity of work site closed. Works will be compelted one block at a time, stating in the southern block (Edward to Morgan streets), moving north along the length of Baylis Street. Works are expected to take about five days per crossing. Temporary fencing will be installed around the work site.

2016/17 Reseal Program

The 2016/17 Road reseal program is now complete. For a list of roads that were completed in this program see here.

What are road works?

The City of Wagga Wagga undertakes a wide range of road works depending on the type of works required.

Learn more in one of the fact sheets below:

Fact Sheet: Asphalt renewal

Fact Sheet: Road rehabilitation

Fact Sheet: Resealing


Wagga Trail Marathon

When: Sunday 20 August 2017, 7am-3pm
Roads Closed: Streets that intersect these roads between the closure points will be closed at the intersections:

  • Moorong St from Olympic Hwy to Flowerdale Rd
  • Flowerdale Rd from Moorong St to Wiradjuri Walking Track
  • Edward St (West) from Wiradjuri Walking Track to McNickle Rd
  • McNickle Rd to Wiradjuri Walking Track at Wagga City Golf Club
  • Holbrook Rd between Bourke Street and Clifton St
  • Kimberley Dr at Red Hill Rd
  • Plumpton Rd between Red Hill Rd and Landsdowne Ave
  • Lakeside Dr between Norfolk Ave and Lake Albert Rd
  • Lake Albert Rd at Lakeside Dr
  • Kooringal Rd between Simkin Cres and Copland St
  • Copland St at Sutton St

Traffic conditions:

  • South bound traffic only permitted in Moorong St Service Road
  • Two way traffic permitted in Edward St (West) and McNickle Rd
  • Short term delays on Holbrook Rd
  • Kimberley Dr detour via Stirling Blvd
  • Short term delays on Plumpton Rd
  • Lakeside Dr detour via Landsdowne Ave
  • Short term delays on Lake Albert Rd and Kooringal Rd
  • Copland St detour via Sutton St

Town and Gown Parade

Roads closed: Baylis St and Morgan St
When: Wednesday 25 October 2017, 4pmto 5pm
Detours: As per signs

Recently completed road projects