Out of hours notice for storm water works between Elouera–Gould Streets and Wakefield-Macarthur intersections on Northbourne Avenue, 16 February - 18 March

Out-of-hours works are required on Northbourne install new and modify existing storm water infrastructure on the median. This work will involving excavation of storm water infrastructure, concrete cutting and soil compaction. Work will be taking place between the Elouera –Gould Streets intersection and the Wakefield-Macarthur intersection.

The out-of-hours construction times will be8:00pm Friday – 6:00am Monday on the following weekends:

  • 16-17 Feb
  • 23-24 Feb
  • 2-3 March
  • 9-10 March
  • 16-17 March

Traffic Management and Detours:


Generally this work will be undertaken in the median or adjacent verges and will only require lane reductions. For information on road closures and detours visit www.canberra-metro.com.au/updates.

Additional Information:

The equipment to be used includes: Light towers, light vehicles, excavators, vacuum trucks, road saws, compaction equipment, concreting plant.

Due to the nature of the work, some of the activity will be noisy. The project team will limit these impacts wherever possible by reducing the number of machines operating at the same time and turning off equipment when not in use. Non-tonal reversing beepers will be used and workers will be instructed to keep noise to a minimum. 

These works are designed to transform Canberra, making it more accessible and to provide greater commuter connectivity across an integrated public transport network. We appreciate the continued patience of the public and the support of the Canberra community as we carry out these works.

More information can be found by visiting www.canberra-metro.com.au. If you have any questions in relation to works in your local area, please contact Canberra Metro Construction:

  • Phone 1300 208 824
Publish date:
08 February 2019
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