Repairs to flood damaged roads, bridges and causeways

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We've assessed over 600 pieces of infrastructure damaged in the February 2022 floods including:

  • Roads
  • Bridges
  • Causeways
  • Guardrails.

The cost of repair and reconstruction works is estimated to be more than $300 million.

We've bundled the 600 pieces of infrastructure needing repair into 42 separate funding applications that have been submitted to the State and Federal Governments.

Flood projects – applications submitted for approval

The following projects are awaiting disaster funding approval:

  • Johnsons Road causeways.
  • Coopers Lane and Coopers Creek Road.
  • Coopers Shoot and Picadilly Hill Roads.
  • Huonbrook Road major landslip.
  • Landslips at various locations including Johnsons Road, Huonbrook Road, Goonengerry Road and Possum Shoot Road, St Helena Road, Left Bank Road, Monet Drive and Main Arm Road. 
  • Main Arm Causeways 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10, 11, 13 and two culverts near Coolamon Creek (near 1363 and 1427 Main Arm Road).
  • Main Arm Road between Main Arm Upper Public School and Motts Road (Upper Main Arm).
  • Mullumbimby drainage structures.
  • Palmwoods Road causeways 1, 2 and 3
  • Robinsons Lane Road and causeways.
  • The Pocket Road.
  • Upper Wilsons Creek roads. 
  • Wilsons Creek Road.
  • Gravel re-sheeting of Mill Road, Wanganui Road, Waltons Road, Frasers Road and Charltons Road.

Flood works projects with approved funding

Below is a list of projects with approved disaster funding. 

Links to projects where more significant repairs are currently underway are also provided. 

  • Bridge and guardrail replacement program for Booyong, Donaghys, Jubilee Avenue, Keys, Palmwoods, Pioneer, Repentance Creek and O’Mearas bridges.
  • Gravel re-sheeting on Kennedys Lane, Cedarvale Road, Durrumbul Road, Riverside Drive, The Saddle Road, Jones Road and Huonbrook Road.
  • Left Bank Road culverts and causeways. 
  • Mullumbimby Road repair. 
  • Sherrys Bridge embankment repair.
  • Upper Huonbrook drainage.
  • Beatties Creek causeway.