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Upper Hunter Shire road closures


Wet weather events continue to impact the roads around the Upper Hunter Shire.

Wollar Rd at the Goulburn River remains closed as the river is still in flood.

The following roads in and around Merriwa are accessible but have multiple washouts

  • Idaville Rd and all access roads off Idaville Rd
  • Middle Creek Rd
  • Mountain Station Rd
  • Cream of Tartar Rd

"With more rain expected this week, drivers are asked to drive to the road conditions and not drive through floodwaters.

"Motorists are advised to use extreme caution.

"If roads close, Upper Hunter Shire Council will keep you updated via our Facebook page," the Upper Hunter Shire said.

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