Latest Traffic Incidents for Yarrowitch, NSW

Both directions traffic affected.
Northern NSW
3 Jun, 2022 - 3:14 PM
3 Jun, 2022 - 4:21 PM
Hazard - Fallen tree
Both directions traffic affected.
Northern NSW
31 May, 2022 - 3:50 PM
3 Jun, 2022 - 8:35 AM
Hazard - Debris
The highway is open with caution. There is alternating (stop/slow) traffic conditions will be in place.Due to adverse weather and the possibility of further fallen trees, consider using an alternative route or delaying non-essential travel.
Both directions traffic affected.
Northern NSW
30 May, 2022 - 9:05 PM
31 May, 2022 - 9:17 AM
Hazard - Debris
Due to recent fallen trees and adverse weather conditions there may be debris on the roadway.
Northern NSW
8 Mar, 2020 - 5:01 PM
8 Mar, 2020 - 7:05 PM
Crash - Car
The car is off the road at present and not affecting live lanes.
Highway closed in both directions.
Northern NSW
22 Nov, 2019 - 4:15 PM
4 Dec, 2019 - 4:58 PM
Hazard - Fallen tree

The road is closed until further notice.

In addition to bushfires burning in the area, earlier blazes require the removal of fallen or dangerous trees and the restoration of a damaged guardrail and retaining wall.

Local access to properties may be granted, however this is at the discretion of emergency services on a case-by-case basis.
*Local residents only can access Kangaroo Flat Road to travel through to Yarrowitch.

Both directions traffic affected.
Northern NSW
8 Oct, 2019 - 9:02 PM
8 Oct, 2019 - 10:31 PM
Hazard - Fallen tree
Both directions traffic affected.
Northern NSW
13 Feb, 2019 - 6:55 PM
13 Feb, 2019 - 9:33 PM
Hazard - Fallen tree
Both directions traffic affected.
Northern NSW
17 Jan, 2019 - 3:59 PM
18 Jan, 2019 - 9:17 PM
Changed traffic conditions - (up)

Council will be using water from the Yarrowitch River to cool the bitumen pavement, which is melting due to the extreme heat. Council will monitor the road and use water carts as required to cool the bitumen for the safety of all road users.

Motorists are advised to follow the directions of signs and traffic controllers.

Northern NSW
11 Jan, 2019 - 6:41 PM
17 Jan, 2019 - 9:18 PM
Changed traffic conditions - (up)

The road is now OPEN after repairs to the damaged road surface.
The reduced speed limit is expected to remain in place until the end of the week. 

Yarrowitch (east of Walcha)
Road closed in both directions.
Northern NSW
3 Jan, 2019 - 1:25 PM
3 Jan, 2019 - 11:25 PM
Accident - Car, Caravan

Motorists could use the Pacific Hwy, Waterfall Way and New England Hwy as an alternative route but this will add around 4 hours to your travel time and is not suitable for heavy vehicles.