Transport for NSW – UPDATE Jenolan Caves Road

Lithgow CouncilTransport for NSW UPDATEJenolan Caves RoadFollowing recent extreme weather conditions in the area, there has been significant impacts to Jenolan Caves Road at the Two Mile and the Five Mile and Hampton Slope, as well as multiple slope failures in each location.Recent assessments have confirmed early reports of significant damage to roads in these areas. A team of geotechnical engineers and road specialists are continuing to assess each location tounderstand the extent of the damage, including how long it will take to repair. The investigation process is complex however this is being given the highest priority.

We understand the impacts of these closures and are committed to keeping you informed.Jenolan Caves Road is currently closed between Old Bindo Road and Duckmaloi Road as well as between Binoomea Ridge Trail and the Bicentennial National Trail.The map below details of closures in the area. Motorists are asked to stay informed via Live Traffic NSW or their website . Access to local residents will be maintained within the soft closure points; this also extends to residents guests and any services or public transport needing local access.

We understand this is a time of uncertainty and have a team available to speak with you if you have any questions regarding road closures and how they affect you.

Please phone or email our project team via the details below.Transport for NSW also offer access to their EAP counselling service which is a free and confidential hotline available to all local residents and their families. Should you wish to speak with a counsellor about your situation, please call 1300 360 364. This free service is available 24 hours a day.

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