Roadworks - Abbott Street

  • Type of work: Minor Road Works
  • Suburb: Cairns city
  • Work period (anticipated): 11/06/2019 to 24/06/2019
  • Description: Road pavement rehabilitation
  • Likely impacts: Noise; Dust; Property Access; Traffic Control; Road Closure
  • Location: Abbott Street (between Aplin and Florence)
  • Status: Closed

The following road pavement rehabilitation works are programmed for Abbott Street, from Aplin Street to Florence Street (weather permitting) from Tuesday 11 June 2019:

Type of work:  Road pavement rehabilitation of northbound traffic lanes and asphalt overlay of traffic lanes and shoulder car parking bays
Duration of works:  Approx. 1 week to complete
Working hours:  7.00am to 6.00pm

This work will be carried out on the above date/s however if weather conditions are unsuitable, the works will be reprogrammed. To ensure works can be carried out as scheduled, businesses and residents are asked not to leave vehicles parked in the street during the time of scheduled work.

During this time, temporary road and lane closures will be required.

Car parking bays will have to be temporarily closed and they will be reopened when it is safe to do so.

Please observe and obey traffic controllers and signs advising the changes to normal traffic conditions, and follow detours as sign posted.

Council appreciates your patience and cooperation during this time.

If you would like further information about these works, please email

Last updated: 15 August 2019