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Road closures

Salt Ash Fire

  • Lemon Tree Passage Road has been reopened to traffic. Motorists moving through the area are advised to exercise caution with smoke reducing visibility and firefighters continuing to work in the area.
  • Oyster Cove Road

For the latest in the Salt Ash Fire please visit the NSW Rural Fire Service website or listen to ABC radio your emergency broadcaster.

As at 8:00pm Sunday19 August


Nelson Bay

  • Church Street, Nelson Bay
    Scheduled to begin from 3 September 2018 for a period of approximately 3 weeks. Traffic travelling to or from Nelson Bay will be detoured along Moorooba Crescent and Dalton Street.
  • Gan Gan Road, between Frost Road and Nelson Bay Road
    Scheduled to begin from 3 September 2018 for a period of approximately 3 weeks. Traffic travelling to or from Nelson Bay will be detoured along Frost Road and Nelson Bay Road.

We understand that these projects may impact your travel arrangements during this period and we regret any inconvenience. Your cooperation is very much appreciated and will help Council provide you with a better road. For inquiries during the works, please contact Council on (02) 4988 0255.


Current maintenance

View the list of current maintenance and construction work happening in Port Stephens.


Live Traffic

Use Live Traffic NSW for the most up to date traveller information and personalised alerts for NSW roads.

Real-time road apps

Roads and Maritime Services provides a number of real-time apps for every driver. Pick and download the best app for you to plan your journey and steer clear of congestion.