Newell Highway closed in both directions at Narrabri


The Newell Highway at Narrabri is closed in both directions due to flooding, advises the freight department at Transport for NSW today.

Diversion for light vehicles and B-doubles, Coonabarabran to Tamworth via Gunnedah, then New England Highway to Queensland.

For B-triples and road trains diversion is Gilgandra to Walget to Queensland, via the Castlereagh Highway.

Some residents of Narrabri have been told by NSW SES to start preparing their properties and lifting, with crews out shortly door-knocking in the affected areas.

Sandbags are being made and will be available shortly.

For the latest traffic information, visit, download the Live Traffic NSW app or call 132 701.

Truckies can also stay up to day with all the latest road closures and flooding news at On the Pads Australia.

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