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Cook Shire Road Conditions and Closures

This page provides an update on all roads managed by Cook Shire Council.

Updated as of 16th April 2018

Road

Open

Open 4WD Only

Weight restriction (tonnes)

Closed

Wet or boggy conditions

Bad wheel ruts &/or washouts

Comments

Bloomfield Rd (Rossville/Bloomfield Rd)

X

42.5


Archer Point Rd

X


X

X

Esk Valley Rd

X



Isabella-McIvor Rd – to Starcke River Boat Ramp


5

X

Local Traffic Only

Cameron Creek Rd

X

25


Temporary bridge in place at Barretts Creek

Battlecamp Rd


X



Open for local traffic only

Lakefield Rd – southern end to Ranger Station




X

Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

National Parks are closed

Lakefield Rd – from Ranger Station north




X



Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

National Parks are closed


Marina Plains Rd


X



Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Running Creek to Port Stewart Rd

5 Tonne

Lilyvale Rd


5 Tonne

X

Local Traffic Only

Kimba Rd


X

Local Traffic Only

Kimba-Gamboola Rd


X



Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Dixie-Kimba Rd


X

Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Dixie Rd


X

Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Killarney Rd


X


Drumduff/Koolatah Rd


5 Tonne X

X

X

Local Traffic Only

Welcome Rd


5 Tonne

X

X

X

Local Traffic Only

Fairview/Palmerville Rd


X

Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Palmerville/Maytown Rd


X

Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Whites Creek Rd (to Maytown)


X



Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Byerstown Rd



X

Maintained Road up to Palmer River

Bonny Glen Rd



X

Local Traffic Only

Musgrave/Strathgordon Rd (to Pormpuraaw)



X


Local Traffic Only

Aurukun Rd



X

Local Traffic Only

Port Stewart Rd



X

Local Traffic Only

Holroyd Rd



X

Local Traffic Only

Rokeby Rd



X

Local Traffic Only

Mein/Batavia Rd




X


Local Traffic Only

Moreton/Bramwell Rd


X

Local Traffic Only

Bamaga Rd



X


Local Traffic Only

Sudley/Batavia Rd



X

Local Traffic Only

Portland Roads Rd (to Lockhart & Chilli Beach)



X


Local Traffic only.

Rivers flooded


Mt Webb/Wakooka Rd - (Kalpowar section)


X



Closed for the wet season from 12/12/2017

Local Traffic Only

Mt Webb/Wakooka Rd - (Starcke section)


X

Local traffic only

Extreme 4WD only north of the Starcke River boat ramp

Mt Amos Rd

X

X

Gampie Drive

X

Quarantine Bay Rd

X


Minke Rd X

Grassy Hill Rd

X

NOT SUITABLE FOR CARAVANS OR RVs. Bitumen but very steep & narrow. COACHES – 7 metres max length (usually 22 seater)

ABN: 45 425 085 688

10 Furneaux Street Cooktown, Qld 4895

Mail: PO Box 3 Cooktown, Qld 4895

Email: mail@cook.qld.gov.au

Phone: (07) 4069 5444

Fax: (07) 4082 0588