Temporary Road Closures - Tractor Rally

7 Jul 2016 1:58 PM -

TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES AND INTERRUPTION TO TRAFFIC
DELAYS EXPECTED
60TH GREAT TRACTOR RALLY

Wentworth Shire Council would like to advise residents and ratepayers of the temporary road closures and interruption to traffic on the following dates:
Friday 8 July
The tractors will be entering Silver City Highway, Curlwaa from Abbotsford Bridge at approximately 2pm.
They will continue along to Channel Road, Bamboo Road, Church Road, Delta Road and re-enter Silver City Highway, travel over Darling River Bridge, left into Darling Street, and right into Adelaide Street until they reach McLeod Oval.
Please expect delays.
Saturday 9 July
The tractors will be departing from McLeod Oval at approximately 7.45am and will travel along the top of the levee bank until Beverley Street. Tractors will continue down Francis Street, to Darling Street, then Sandwych Street, over the Darling River bridge to Old Wentworth Road, Keenans Drive, Jacaranda Road, Boggabilla Road, Silver City Highway to Matong Street, stopping at the Coomealla Memorial Sporting Club.
The tractors will then continue on to Ellerslie travelling down Matong Street, Oleander Drive, Mulga Road, Fletchers Lake Road, and Pooncarie Road to Downham Road, arriving at the Ellerslie School.
The tractors will return over the Darling River Bridge, down Darling Street to Adelaide Street and will park at the McLeod Oval.
Please expect delays.
Sunday 10 July
The tractors will begin at the McLeod Oval, travelling down Adelaide Street to Darling Street. Tractors will be parked in Darling Street for exhibition.
Please expect delays.
ROAD CLOSURES
Saturday 9 July & Sunday 10 July
Residents and ratepayers are advised that:
  •  Wharf Street between Sandwych Street and Adelaide Street will be temporarily closed from Saturday 9 July 2016 at 7am and will reopen Sunday 10 July 2016 at 3pm.
  •  Darling Street between Sandwych Street and Adelaide Street will be temporarily closed from 7am to 3pm on Sunday 10 July 2016.
  •  Darling Street between Sandwych Street and 79 Darling Street (Wentworth Grande Resort carpark exit – next to Lime Medical Centre).

Simon Rule
ACTING GENERAL MANAGER