Road alerts across the Whitsundays as at 3.30pm Tuesday. Photo: Whitsunday Regional Council
Road alerts across the Whitsundays as at 3.30pm Tuesday. Photo: Whitsunday Regional Council

LATEST: Flooding affects roads across Whitsundays

UPDATE 3.30PM: Rain is persisting across the region and a number of roads are being affected by flooding.

Here are the latest road alerts:

- Russells Crossing at Bowen: Flooding, road closed to all traffic, avoid the area

- Tondara Rd at Guthalungra: Flooding, all lanes affected, proceed with caution

- Murrays Bay Rd at Bowen: Flooding, all lanes affected, proceed with caution

- Strathmore Rd at Mount Wyatt: Flooding, road closed to all traffic, avoid the area

- Kings Beach Rd at Bowen: Flooding, all lanes affected, proceed with caution

- Kelsey Creek Rd at Kelsey Creek: Flooding, all lanes affected, proceed with caution

- Cedar Creek Falls Rd at Palm Grove: Flooding, road closed to all traffic, avoid the area

- Collingvale Rd at Gregory River: Flooding, road closed to all traffic, avoid the area

- Crystalbrook Rd at Crystal Brook: Flooding, all lanes affected, proceed with caution

- Gregory Cannon Valley Rd at Cannon Valley: Flooding, all lanes affected, do not drive in floodwater

- Shute Harbour Rd at Hamilton Plains: Flooding, lanes affected, proceed with caution

- Bruce Highway at Proserpine: Flooding, no blockage, proceed with caution

- Bruce Highway at Lethebrook: Hazard, lanes affected, proceed with caution

UPDATE 10AM: Water has spilt on to the road at Crofton Creek Bridge.

Drivers are being advised both lanes are blocked and the area should be avoided.

Here’s the latest information from the Whitsunday Regional Council on roads affected by flooding:

– Russells Crossing at Bowen: Flooding, closures, avoid the area

– Tondara Rd at Guthalungra: Flooding, lanes affected, proceed with caution

– Murrays Bay Rd at Bowen: Flooding, lanes affected, proceed with caution

– Strathmore Rd at Mount Wyatt: Flooding, closures, avoid the area

– Kings Beach Rd at Bowen: Flooding, lanes affected, proceed with caution

– A1 at Lethebrook: Hazard, lanes affected, proceed with caution

– Kelsey Creek Rd at Kelsey Creek: Flooding, lanes affected, proceed with caution

– Gregory Cannon Valley Rd at Cannon Valley: Flooding, do not drive in floodwater

– Cedar Creek Falls Rd at Palm Grove: Flooding, closures, avoid the area

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