Lockhart Shire nestles in the heart of the Riverina and is one of it's most productive agricultural and pastoral areas.
ROAD UPDATE: Tuesday, 18 October 10:30AM:
All roads in Lockhart Shire are now open.
please take extreme care when driving through causeways as rough
surfaces/potholes could have occurred due to flood waters.
All other roads remain open, however there are large amounts of water on or at edges of roads, motorists to use caution and drive to conditions. Further updates will be provided as needed.
SES RECOMMENDATIONS: Residents need to monitor the situations and keep listening to Emergency Broadcasters and the NSW SES.
Never walk, drive, ride through floodwaters.
IF IT’S FLOODED, FORGET IT.
Motorists should avoid driving through flood waters, which may have washed away road surfaces and could be deeper or faster-flowing than they look.
Drive to conditions. Further updates will be provided as needed.