News Alerts

Update 30 – Fallen tree Lhotsky Street Charnwood

The ACT Emergency Services Agency (ESA) wish to advise residents of a fallen tree across Lhotsky Street, Charnwood.

ACT Fire & Rescue are currently on scene to remove the debris. Residents in this area are advised to be cautious of this operation.

Update 28 – Canberra Hospital operates as normal

ACT Government Health Directorate Director-General Dr Peggy Brown, today confirmed that Canberra Hospital and Health Services has suffered minor flooding due to the severe storms.

All services at Canberra Hospital and Health Services continue to operate as normal.

Update 27 – Parts of Mugga Lane Majura Road and Black Mountain Road now closed

Mugga Lane closed between Long Gully Road and Monaro Highway.

Black Mountain Road is now closed. Majura Road from Federal Highway to Mustang Avenue is closed. There will be limited access for local traffic.

School bus services along Majura Road will still operate with some short delays.

Tidbinbilla Road is closed at the intersection of Booromba Road through to Paddy’s River Road.

Cotter Road is closed at Casurina Sands.

Motorists are advised to slow down, to take caution and drive to the conditions.

Update 26 – Update to road closures affecting traffic

A small section of Northbourne Avenue near Australian Capital Tourism Centre has been reduced to two lanes.

Canberra Avenue is closed at Jerrabomberra Creek bridge. A detour will be in place but motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.

ACTION Bus Line’s Red Rapid 200 route will now start and end at the Kingston Railway Station, rather than DFO.

The Kings Highways has also been reduced to one lane in both directions between the Molonglo River and the roundabout to access the Defence Building Joint Operations Headquarters. Motorist should consider taking a detour due to expected delays.

Cotter bridge is now closed. Uriarra residents and construction vehicles are still permitted to use the road.