Council covers an area in excess of 48.116km sq.
There is a requirement for an efficient road network to meet the needs of residents and industry. Council currently provides approximately 1,307.1km of road network, of which 219.7km is sealed and approximately 1,087.4kms remain unsealed. In addition, 2 vehicular bridges.
|Road||Total length in Shire (km)||State-controlled by the Department of Transport and Main Roads|
|Wills Development Road (Burke and Wills Junction to Julia Creek)||78A||82.429||Yes|
Burke Development Road (Cloncurry to Burke and Wills Junction)
|Flinders Highway (Cloncurry to Julia Creek)||14E||>85.01||Yes|
|Barkly Highway (Cloncurry to Mount Isa)||15A||120.64||Yes|
|Cloncurry-Dajarra Road (Cloncurry to Dajarra via Duchess)||
Landsborough Highway (Cloncurry to McKinlay)
|Dajarra-Mount Isa Road (Dajarra to Mount Isa)||93F||33.97||Yes|
|Dajarra-Boulia Road (Dajarra to Boulia)||93E||59.33||Yes|
To download a copy of the road network map (PDF)
Current Road Closures
As part of the Reseal & KC Program 2018-19, these roads are currently closed.
⛔️ Daintree Street - between Station St and King St
⛔️ Douglas Street - between Steele St and Seymour St
⛔️ Douglas Street - between Steele and Harvey Sutton Crescent North Side
Any questions please contact Council Office 4742 4100.