Federal Drive reconstruction

  • Project scheduleApril 2023 to July 2024 (subject to weather conditions)

Stabilisation of the land slip is completed and work on the reconstruction of Federal Drive is well underway.

Federal Drive will remain closed to traffic until around July 2024 (dependent on weather conditions).


There is no pedestrian access through the work site.  

The rehabilitation of Federal Drive includes:

  • Stabilisation of the land slip (soil nailing, tree removal, earthwork).
  • Revegetation of the slip face.
  • Reconstruction of the road.
  • Drainage work including the replacement of four culverts.
  • Repair and reseal of the road pavement.
  • Installation of guardrails.


A detour on Kings Road is available. 

There are also detours via Montecollum and Coolamon Scenic Drive.

Council has also done improvements to Whian Road.


Federal Drive, Federal 2480  View Map

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