Gayhurst Road – Dallington – Wastewater pipeline repair *update*, Stage 2

Works Begin 16 Apr 2012 Works End 04 May 2012
Works Status Pending Completion

We are starting Stage 2 repairs to the wastewater pipeline through the roundabout at Gayhurst Road and McBratneys Road from Monday 16 April 2012 for approximately 3 weeks.

This notice updates the information in the works notice "Birchfield Ave, Gayhurst Road, Moyna Ave - Dallington - Wastewater *UPDATE* [1]" issued in January 2012.

Aerial photo showing the location of work

The green solid area shows the work to the south and west of the roundabout on Gayhurst Road and McBratneys Road.

Aerial Photography © Terralink International Limited

  • The work through the roundabout is being undertaken in two stages. Stage 1 through the north and west side of the roundabout has been completed.
  • Stage 2 involves work on the south and west side of the roundabout which will commence on Monday 16 April 2012 for a duration of approximately 3 weeks.

Traffic management for local streets

  • The following traffic movements will not be possible at the Gayhurst Road/McBratneys Road roundabout:
  • It will not be possible to turn left into McBratneys Road when heading north (towards Burwood Park) along Gayhurst Road.
  • It will not be possible to go straight through the roundabout when heading west (towards Dallington Tce) along McBratneys Road.
  • On Gayhurst Road (between Coopers Road and McBratneys Road) two way traffic flow will be maintained.
  • At the intersection of Gayhurst Road and Coopers Road a priority give way will be in place during the work on the manhole to be completed by Wednesday 18 April 2012.
  • Traffic will not be able to exit from Coopers Road into Gayhurst Road.
  • The current stop and go system on Gayhurst Road (from Claydon Place) will continue to operate.
  • Detours will be in place along Strathfield Avenue via Gayhurst Road (shown in blue on the map).

Aerial photo showing traffic detours around Gayhurst Road works

The red solid line indicates the road closure along Birchfield Avenue [2].

The blue dashed line shows the detour route around McBratneys Road via Belfield Street, Strathfield Avenue, and Gayhurst Road.

The yellow circle shows manhole work [3] to start on 10 April 2012 along Gayhurst Road.

The green area shows the construction area for this work notice to the west and south sides of the Gayhurst/McBratneys roundabout.

Aerial Photography © Terralink International Limited

  • Access to driveways may be affected but residents will be notified in advance.
  • This work will take place from 7am to 5:30pm Monday to Friday; it may include some Saturday work if necessary and is expected to be completed by the end of April 2012.
  • The work will not impact current power, telecommunications, sewer, water or gas services.
  • The work may result in noise, vibration and dust if there are dry weather conditions. All works are subject to favourable weather and on-site conditions.
  • During the period of construction, we ask that you observe special cordons around construction areas for you and your family's safety.
  • For any further information about this work, please contact the MacDow Fletcher Infrastructure Rebuild Team between the hours of 8:30am and 5pm Monday to Friday on free phone 0508 718 719. Any emergency calls made outside these hours will be diverted to a Site Engineer.

We will endeavour to keep any disruption to a minimum. We apologise for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience while we do this work.

Worknotice Status: 
Start date: 
Mon, 16/04/2012
End date: 
Fri, 04/05/2012