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Wednesday, 6 December 2017

New Years Eve 2017-2018

Road Closures

The Hunters Hill peninsula will be closed at Church Street overpass from 1.00pm on New Year’s Eve, Sunday 31 December, until midnight.

The purpose of the road closure is to regulate the volume of traffic entering the Hunters Hill peninsula, to prevent congestion and parking problems. This will ensure public safety and emergency access. Police will be enforcing the road closure to permit only entry by local residents and vehicles displaying an authorised entry pass. A driver’s license or proof of residency within the peninsula will need to be shown to gain access to the peninsula.

Park and Ride

Parking will be available for visitors at Boronia Park (Cnr Park & Ryde Rd) from 2pm. The cost of the parking will be $5 per car. State Transit will be running a shuttle bus service to Clarkes Point from 3pm to 1am with three pick up points:

1. Corner Park & Ryde Rd Hunters Hill
2. Opposite St. Joseph’s College.
3. Corner Church Street near Reiby Road.

Entry Passes

A limited number of entry passes will be available for friends and family of residents and commercial businesses on the peninsula.

Passholders are requested to fix their entry passes on their windscreen to allow quicker and easier identification.

Residents will need to show proof of residency, for example a driver’s licence or rates notice to obtain their entry passes.

A maximum number of two passes per household will be available.

If residents require additional passes they will need to show photos or plans to demonstrate that more than two cars can be parked within their property.

Residents are asked to encourage guests to carpool.

Passes are available now from Council’s Customer Service Monday - Friday 8.30am-4.30pm.

Please note that Council will be closed from 22.12.2017 (noon) and will not reopen until 02.01.2018.

New Year’s Eve: Disability Access

Visitors with a Disability Parking Permit will be able to access the peninsula without an access pass issued by Council.

An accessible toilet is available at Clarke’s Point. It is expected that there will be large crowds in the area.

Clearway Restrictions & Other Road Closures

• Clearway restrictions will apply from 12.00pm on Sunday 31/12/17 until 2.00am Monday 1/01/18. Clearway restrictions will be on both sides of Valentia Street, Gale Street, Ferry Street and in the bus zone on Woolwich Road.

• Alexandra Street, Church Street, The Point Road, Woolwich Road (between Ferry St and Gale St.) will be Clearways on the Southern Side

• Ryde Rd (between Martin St and Gladesville Rd),
The Avenue and Gladesville Rd (between Ryde Rd and Burns Bay Rd) will be Clearways on the Northern Side

• Elgin Street, Clarke Road and Franki Avenue will have Clearway restrictions on both sides (allocated parking bays excluded).

• Huntley’s Point Road, under overpass will be a no stopping zone

• North and South bound off-ramps from Burns Bay Road to Church St will be closed from 11.30pm to 1.30am to allow traffic to depart from the Peninsula. An alternative route is available via Victoria Road.

• Church St from the overpass to Mount St will be one-way westbound from 11.30pm to 1.30am. Eastbound traffic from the overpass during this time will travel via Burns Bay Rd using the North and South bound off-ramps and then proceed onto Reiby Rd and The Avenue to Mount Street.


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