COVID-19 Updates

Blackstone | Redbank Plains Road overpass | Lane closure and load limits

From 5am Monday 22 March 2021, the Redbank Plains Road overpass in Blackstone will be open to westbound traffic only, with a single lane operational.

Restrictions are in place following a bridge strike earlier in the month.

Heavy vehicle restrictions

  • Heavy freight vehicles between 4.5t and 64.5t (as-of-right CML B-double) and Class 1 low loader with a ground contact of 2.4m wide, a load width no greater than 3.5m and 79t are permitted.
  • All Class 1 low loader combinations exceeding the limits above and all Class 1 load carrying platform combinations, must submit a single trip route specific application through the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator.

Detour:

If you are travelling east use the Aberdare Street off-ramp as a detour, or seek an alternative route.

For the latest information on road closures and traffic conditions across Queensland, visit www.tmr.qld.gov.au and search ‘Conditions of Operations Database’, visit the QLDTraffic website www.qldtraffic.qld.gov.au, download the QLDTraffic app or phone 13 19 40 for further assistance.