Tree damage Moree ShireFollowing the wild weather over the past few days, bear in mind, trees around the Shire (including on private property) may have been weakened and become unstable and can pose a risk to community members. Trees and branches may have been hit by lightning or affected by very strong winds during big storms. As Council and property owners assess the damage caused by recent storm activity, please be mindful of the risk of trees and branches falling.

Report any concerns to Council on (02) 6757 3222.

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Works Report Thursday, 16 January 2020

   Location                                                         |         Work Details  


General town maintenance
Stormwater outlet – Lloyd Oval area
Cleaning stormwater pits & grates – various streets
Mow open drains – various areas
Kerb works – Frome Street
Heavy patch work – Frome Street
Tree limb removal – various areas
Signs maintenance
Footpath trip hazard repairs – Frome Street
Empty Bins – Parks, Ovals, Cemetery, Works Depot and Gumflat bins
Litter collection – Town verges and carparks

   Construction Projects (RTA Road maintenance)

Asset Inspections - SH 12 Gwydir Highway, SH 17 Newell Highway & SH 28 Carnarvon Highway
Signage repairs – SH17 Newell Highway, SH 28 Carnarvon Highway
Simpson Street Boggabilla
Pothole repairs - SH 12 Gwydir Highway, SH 28 Carnarvon Highway
Rest Area maintenance – SH 12 Gwydir Highway

   Unsealed Road Network (Maintenance Grading)

Graders – SR 109 Gurley Creek Road, SR 139 Boo Boo Road and SR 143 Gurley Settlers Road
Trucks – MR 507 Construction and rehabilitation
Excavators – Mungindi Pit, Banyandah Pit and Yarraman Pit

   Sealed Road Network (Pot hole, Heavy Patching & Resealing)

Pot hole repairs of various shire, regional roads and urban streets
Reseal preparations edge repairs on MR 232 Boonangar Road east Boomi
Reseal preparations edge repairs Balo Street Moree, main bridge to fire station
Reconstruction Project – SR 109 Gurley Creek Road final section sealed 17/01
Capital Reseals Programme Various Roads
Sign and guide post maintenance Various Shire Roads (Dennis Girard)

   Parks and Open Space Network (CBD Gardens, Parks and Ovals, Villages)

Mowing, snipping and weed spraying – parks, ovals, town entrances, Gateway and villages
Cleaning and maintenance of CBD, irrigation, parks, gardens, playgrounds and town furniture
CBD Main Street wash-down
Commenced at the Cemetery 9/12/2019 – mowing whipper snip and weed spraying
Graffiti removal and litter collection
Village Playground equipment inspections
General Town maintenance
Tree watering – Boonery road park
Irrigation repairs – Parks, Ovals and Entrance
Turf Wicket preparation RFS Slashing
Cleaning up storm damage


Maintenance Grade –SR 18 Barwon River Road
General town maintenance; litter collection, kerb & gutter cleaning
Back lane maintenance
Trim bottom of trees
Garah and Weemelah – maintenance and clean the toilets
Mungindi Park, Oval, Cemeteries and Aerodrome
Tree maintenance - water
Cemetery maintenance


General town maintenance
Litter collection
Inspection, Pot Holes and Edges – MR 507 Carrigan Road, MR 462 Bruxner Way, MR 232 Boonangar Road,
RR 7705 North Star Road, SR Dolgelly Road and Town Streets
Dump maintenance
Cemetery maintenance
Mow – Oval, Open Space and Town Streets
Tree trim - Town streets
CCTV – next week

   Flood Damage