Roads across the Taroom region remain closed due to flooding.
Roads across the Taroom region remain closed due to flooding. Derek Barry/Contributed

Widespread road closures in Taroom and across Banana Shire

UPDATED: The following roads in the Taroom region remain closed due to flooding:

-Injune Road, at Baroondah Crossing, Dawson River, Taroom
-Robinson Creek Road, at Robinson Creek, Taroom
-Tarana Crossing Road, at Dawson River, Taroom
-Roma-Taroom Road, 5km south Taroom at Sandy Creek Bridge, Taroom
-Roma-Taroom Road, Kangaroo Creek, Taroom

Extreme caution is advised when crossing these roads:

-Hornet Bank Road, at Eurombah Creek Crossing, Taroom
-Injune Road, 3kms out Taroom (Moorat), Taroom
-Fitzroy Development- Taroom to Bauhinia (due to road conditions)
-Roma Taroom Road, at Canel Creek, South of Taroom

Scroll to the bottom for a full list of road restrictions and closures in the Banana Shire.

 

EARLIER:

BANANA Shire mayor Ron Carige is continuing to urge drivers to be cautious with multiple roads in the Taroom region remaining closed due to flooding.

In an official update issued this morning, the Banana Shire Council listed the roads which were closed and the roads where extreme caution was advised when crossing.

The following roads in the Taroom district are closed:

-Injune Road, at Baroondah Crossing, Dawson River, Taroom
-Injune Road, 3 kms out Taroom (Moorat) - Taroom
-Robinson Creek Road, at Robinson Creek, Taroom
-Tarana Crossing Road, at Dawson River, Taroom
-Roma-Taroom Road, 5km south Taroom at Sandy Creek Bridge - Taroom

 

Extreme caution is advised when crossing these roads:


-Hornet Bank Road, at Eurombah Creek Crossing, Taroom
-Injune Road, at Kinnoul Creek, Taroom
-Roma Taroom Road, at Canel Creek, South of Taroom

 

Full list of closed roads in the Banana Shire:


· Argoon Highway, at Callide Creek, Biloela
· Baralaba-Duaringa Road (River Road), at the Anabranch
· Kokotunga Don River Road, at Don River
· Bears Lagoon Road - Moura (Warnoah)
· Callide Highway, at Callide Creek, Biloela
· Callide Creek Crossing, at Callide Creek, Biloela
· Coreen Water Board Road, Biloela
· Goovigen Connection Road, at T Holes, Goovigen
· Harchs Road - Biloela
· Hintons Lane, Thangool, closed between Burnett Highway and Meissners Road
and Meissners Road to Semples Road
· Hodgetts Road, Biloela
· Hogans Lane, Jambin
· Injune Road, at Baroondah Crossing, Dawson River, Taroom
· Injune Road, 3 kms out Taroom (Moorat) - Taroom
· Jambin Dakenbah Road, at Callide Creek (Meat Works), Biloela
· Jambin Goovigen Road, at Callide Creek, Jambin
· Kianga River Road, Dawson River at Paranui, Moura
· Linkes Road, at Callide Creek, Biloela
· McCanns Road, Jambin
· McLaughlin's Road (joining Russell's Lane), Thangool
· Meissners Road, at between Mullers Road and Stringers property - Biloela
· Mullers Lane, Biloela
-Baralaba-Woorabinda Road, at the Anabranch
· Cracow-Eidsvold Road, Eidsvold Station - Burnett River is over the bridge.
· Leichhardt Highway (Banana-Dululu), at Don River Bridges, Rannes
· Roma-Taroom Road, 5km south Taroom at Sandy Creek Bridge - Taroom

 

Proceed with extreme caution when crossing these roads in the Banana Shire:


Burnett Highway, at Washpool Gully (Biloela-Dululu) - drive with Extreme
Caution - water over the road at various locations through to Dululu
· Burnett Highway, intersection with Tollemaches Road, Thangool
· Dawson Highway, Biloela-Banana
· Dawson Highway between Moura & Bauhinia Downs - various locations
· Fitzroy Development - Taroom to Bauhinia (due to road conditions)
· Leichhardt Highway (Banana-Dululu), at Don River Bridges, Rannes
· Roma Taroom Road, at Canel Creek, South of Taroom


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