Heavy rainfall has flooded Waterfall Way isolating Bellingen to the east and west. Credit: Bellingen Shire Council
Heavy rainfall has flooded Waterfall Way isolating Bellingen to the east and west. Credit: Bellingen Shire Council

More than 50 roads closed

THE NUMBER of roads closed across the Coffs Coast continues to rise.
At 1pm today, there were 16 roads in the Coffs Harbour Local Government Area closed due to water damage including Glenreagh being cut off on the Orara Way.
Bellingen is isolated once again with 22 roads closed within the Bellingen LGA, some closed in several places. 
Dorrigo has been cut off from Bellingen along Waterfall Way.
It’s a similar story across the Nambucca LGA with 14 roads closed and a warning out for caution on six roads at 8am today.
All motorists using the Pacific Highway and other roads should take caution for water and debris on the roads.

The latest road closures:

Coffs Harbour City Council
  • Dairyville - Waper Creek Road
  • Nana Glen - Ferretts Bridge
  • Upper Orara - Watkins Road
  • Upper Corindi - Duffus Road
  • Coramba - Hartleys Road
  • Coramba - Martin Lane 
  • Upper Orara - Cockranes Pool Road
  • Nana Glen - Grafton Street
  • Orara Way - Coldwater Creek Bridge
  • Orara Way - Ellems Quarry Road
  • Karangi - Mount Browne Road
  • Dairyville - Dairyville Road
  • Nana Glen Rail - Morrows Road
  • Nana Glen - Eastbank Road
  • Bucca - Herds Road & McClellends Road.
  • Karangi - Upper Orara Road.

Bellingen Shire Council
  • Waterfall Way, from Raleigh to Dorrigo
  • Bridge Street, Bellingen
  • Mylestom Drive, Mylestom/Raleigh
  • Tyringham Road, North Dorrigo/Bostobrick
  • Bangalow Street, Dorrigo
  • Dome Road, Dorrigo
  • Shepherds Road, Dorrigo
  • Smiths Lane, Dorrigo
  • Deervale Road, Dorrigo
  • Coramba Road, Dorrigo
  • Summervilles Road, Thora
  • Darkwood Road, Thora
  • Darkwood Road, Darkwood
  • North Bank Road, Bellingen
  • Kalang Road, Bellingen
  • Valery Road, Valery
  • Crown Street, Bellingen
  • Short Street Lane, Bellingen
  • Coronation Street, Bellingen
  • Bowraville to Bellingen Road, Bowraville
  • Bowraville Road, Brierfield
  • South Arm Road, Urunga
For live river heights at Lavendar's Bridge, Bellingen, visit: http://www.bellingen.com/weather/river/bom.html

Nambucca Shire Council
  • Thumb Creek Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • Burrapine Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • Factory Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • Laverty’s Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • Gray’s Crossing Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • Boat Harbour Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • South Bank, Taylors Arm
  • North Bank, Taylors Arm
  • Lanes Bridge, Bowraville
  • Motley’s Bridge, Bowraville
  • Northern Bridge, Scott’s Head
  • Southern Bridge, Scott’s Head
  • Northern Bridge, Brown’s Crossing
  • Southern Bridge, Brown’s Crossing
  • Caution
  • Talarm Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • At Congarinni Bridge, Taylors Arm
  • Brouggy’s Bridge, Bowraville
  • Rodeo Drive, Bowraville
  • Wilson Road, Bowraville


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