Works and Road Closures

Council engages in a comprehensive program of maintenance and upgrades of our facilities and Infrastructure. Stay up to date with the latest works and any road closures or other impacts on amenity.

Archibald/Bradley Street Reserve Playground
Works: Playground renewal.
Duration: Commencing mid-February 2024 for up to 6 weeks.
Impact: The playground will be closed while the equipment is removed and replaces. Pedestrians are advised to observe all signage.
Nearby alternatives located on: Fairfax Avenue and Aitkins Road.
Contact: Karen Hardess, Project Manager on 5559 4800.

Banyan/Koroit Roundabout
Works: Minor footpath improvements.
Commencement date: Week commencing Monday February 5.
Duration: Approximately 5 days from commencement.
Impact: The works area within the footpath will be closed off with pedestrian access remaining available. Both pedestrians and vehicular traffic are advised to observe all signage.
Contact: Senior Project Manager, Shaun Lucas 0448 020 479.

Bridge works at multiple locations along Russells Creek
• Bromfield Street between Botanic Road and Donovans Road
• Garden Street between Breton Street and Moore Street
• Queens Road between Allan Street and Botanic Road
• Whites Road between Wares Road and Aberline Road
• Aberline Road between Rawlings Drive and Whites Road
Works: Removal of weeds at the approach and departure of each bridge.
Commencement Date: Week commencing Monday 22 January 2024
Duration: 2 weeks
Impact: Parts of the footpath and roadway may be closed during the works. Motorists and pedestrians advised to observe all signage.
Contact: Construction Engineer, Don Allen on 0419 389 638.

Brierly Recreation Reserve – Eastern Oval Redevelopment.
Commencement Date: Monday December 4
Duration: Approximately 21 weeks from commencement
Impact: The works area will be divided off via temporary fencing with the remainder of the reserve available for public use. Both pedestrians and any vehicular traffic within the reserve are advised to observe all signage and delineation items.
Contact: Shaun Lucas, Project Manager on 0448 020 479

Kepler St Car Park (79 Kepler St)
Works: Car park sealing and line marking
Commencement date: Monday February 5
Duration: Three weeks from commencement.
Impact: Available parking will be reduced to 10 parking bays and 2 accessible parking bays during this two week period.
Contact: Project Manager Paddy O’Brien on 5559 4531 or

Port of Warrnambool Breakwater
Works: Rendering of first section of breakwater wall.
Duration: Week commencing Monday 12 February 2024 for 3 weeks.
Impact: There will be minimal impact to vehicular and pedestrian traffic. Motorists and pedestrians advised to observe all signage.
Contact: Don Allen, Construction Engineer on 0419 389 638.

Warrnambool Central Business District
Works: Line marking between 5am – 9am.
Duration: Commencing Monday 16 October 2023 and continue throughout the summer period (weather permitting).
Impact: Parts of the roadway will be closed and carparks temporarily unavailable. Motorists are advised to observe all signage.