northern rivers roads

'A locals’ road': Byron’s bypass finally open to traffic

Premium Content 'A locals’ road': Byron’s bypass finally open to traffic

“It’s not going to turn us back decades but it will make a difference.”

After 30 years of planning, bypass opens in true Byron style

Premium Content After 30 years of planning, bypass opens in true Byron style

A convoy of Kombis were the first vehicles to travel the new road

Decades in the making, Byron’s bypass is about to open

Premium Content Decades in the making, Byron’s bypass is about to open

An official opening event will be held at the site to mark the occasion.

Dashcam footage of ‘shocking’ Casino intersection

Premium Content Dashcam footage of ‘shocking’ Casino intersection

Drivers desperately want traffic lights or roundabouts

When we’ll know how much the Byron bypass actually cost

Premium Content When we’ll know how much the Byron bypass actually cost

The project is expected to be complete in just a matter of weeks.

82 roads either closed or under caution across our region

82 roads either closed or under caution across our region

The Northern Rivers’ road network remains under severe pressure because of rain...

‘EXTREME CAUTION’: Landslips, potholes, damaged roads

Premium Content ‘EXTREME CAUTION’: Landslips, potholes, damaged roads

THE weather has left its mark on the Northern Rivers’ road network. These are some...

Near-complete bridge works have been ‘great recycling story’

Premium Content Near-complete bridge works have been ‘great recycling story’

TIMBERS from the restored bridge will be used in council projects in other parts of...

Delays expected as work on $1.2M road upgrade begins

Premium Content Delays expected as work on $1.2M road upgrade begins

CONSTRUCTION starting on a 1km section of the road, motorists told to expect...

Problems, safety concerns on new road after just two months

Premium Content Problems, safety concerns on new road after just two months

Boy reportedly “scared” and “shaking” because of speeding cars

HIGHWAY WORK: Changes you need to know about

Premium Content HIGHWAY WORK: Changes you need to know about

TRAFFIC will be disrupted this week to allow for work on the highway upgrade.

No more ‘hiking through floods up to your armpits’

Premium Content No more ‘hiking through floods up to your armpits’

THE pain of quickly burning through shock absorbers will soon be a thing of the...

CAUTION: Driver loses control on wet rural road

Premium Content CAUTION: Driver loses control on wet rural road

A FUEL and oil spill affected the area after the crash.

Premium Content Millions in funding for Byron...

MORE than $2 million in funding has been announced to support several road upgrade...

News you can use in bite-sized snippets

Premium Content News you can use in bite-sized snippets

FROM changed highway conditions, to grants for writers, you’ll find it all here.

Roundabout drive you round the bend? Council votes on a fix

Premium Content Roundabout drive you round the bend? Council votes on a fix

COUNCILLORS will decide on the $1.5 million project this week.

Will council cut off 4WD access to Patchs Beach?

Premium Content Will council cut off 4WD access to Patchs Beach?

“PEOPLE are roaring over the dunes, roaring over the beach, it’s been unnerving for...

Roadworks start soon between Lennox and Ballina

Roadworks start soon between Lennox and Ballina

A SECTION of The Coast Road is being improved.

Highway to close for blasting work

Premium Content Highway to close for blasting work

MOTORISTS urged to plan their travel ahead of planned highway closures.

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