COVID-19 Updates

Dinmore and Blackstone | Cunningham Highway | Lane closures and restriction

On 1 March 2021, the Department of Transport and Main Roads (TMR) was made aware of three bridge strikes on the Cunningham Highway. In the interest of safety, TMR has reduced the Cunningham Highway to one lane in each direction at the Aberdare Street overpass in Dinmore. The southbound carriageway of the Cunningham Highway has also been closed at the Redbank Plains Road bridge and a detour is in place.

Until further notice, the following lane closures and heavy vehicle restrictions are in place:

Cunningham Highway Inbound Bridge over Aberdare Street, Dinmore

  • Bridge reduced to single lane only at reduced speed. Right hand lane is closed.
  • Freight vehicles between 4.5 tonne and 68.5 tonne (as-of-right HML B-double) have access to this single lane.
  • All Class 1 load carrying platforms and low loaders require specific structural assessment prior to movement to minimise risk and ensure safety.

Cunningham Highway Outbound Bridge over Aberdare Street, Dinmore

  • Bridge reduced to single lane only at reduced speed. Left hand lane is closed.
  • Freight vehicles between 4.5 tonne and 68.5 tonne (as-of-right HML B-double) have access to this single lane.
  • All Class 1 load carrying platforms and low loaders require specific structural assessment prior to movement to minimise risk and ensure safety.

Cunningham Highway under the Redbank Plains Road Bridge near Blackstone

  • Currently all outbound lanes are closed.
  • Diversions are via the off-ramp and on-ramp at the interchange.

Redbank Plains Road Bridge over the Cunningham Highway near Blackstone

  • The bridge is currently closed to all classes of vehicle.
  • Diversions are via the off-ramp and on-ramp at the interchange.

TMR apologises for the inconvenience and delays experienced by road users, however safety is our number one priority.

For more information about the Conditions of Operations Database, please call 3066 5511 and speak with the Heavy Vehicle Access team.

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.