Gil Gil Creek Road, Crooble temporary traffic changes

From 27 April 2022, our contractor Trans4m Rail will temporarily close Gil Gil Creek Road to traffic to enable level crossing works on Gil Gil Creek Road, including installation of rail and flash butt welding.



22 April 2022 - April 2022

Working hours

7am to 6pm, seven days a week


Level crossing 913 on Gil Gil Creek Road

  • Crooble
Local Government Area
  • Narrabri Shire

Work being done

Works will occur between 9am to 3pm and be completed under traffic control.

Traffic detour
During the temporary road closure, motorists will be diverted via County Boundary Road and Alma Lane. A map showing the detour is below.

For public safety, road users should observe all traffic control instructions, signage and VMS boards during this period.

What can I expect

  • Hi-rail vehicles (rolling stock) and a tamping machine undertaking rail works
  • Construction machinery and equipment operating on site adjacent to live traffic along Gil Gil Creek Road
  • Delivery of materials and equipment to site
  • Some of these works will be noisy and mitigation measures will be in place.

Machinery used

  • Hi-rail vehicles including a hi-rail excavator (rolling stock),
  • mobile flash butt welder
  • trucks

will be used within the construction impact zone.

How we’re managing impacts

  • Traffic controls will be in place, where required, including Variable Message Signage (VMS) boards
  • Water carts will be on site to wet down areas to assist in managing dust.


Phone: 1800 732 761


Post: Inland Rail, GPO Box 14, Sydney NSW 2001

Detour plan

Detour map of Gil Gil Creek Road, Crooble construction works