Ongoing bridge maintenance
The old iron truss bridge over the Shoalhaven River is more than 130 years old. Its age and iron structure means that it requires regular maintenance. This is becoming increasingly difficult without having to close the bridge to traffic for extended periods, which would cause issues with traffic flow and congestion.
Future maintenance work will continue on both bridges and involves upgrades to signage, general maintenance inspections and investigations and routine maintenance work as required.
Roads and Maritime Services will continue to notify the community and motorists of upcoming work on the bridges as necessary.