Homebush, Eton, McEwens Beach

In the interests of traffic safety and the protection of the workers at the worksites, Mackay Regional Council asks for your cooperation and to please obey all displayed signage. Council apologises for any disruptions caused as part of scheduled road works and your patience is appreciated during these essential works.

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Last updated: 18/09/2018


Short Term Road Works

Works will commence over the next two weeks, taking up to two weeks to complete (weather dependent).  The works can include minor road repairs, resealing and kerb installations.


Major Projects

A Major Project includes full rehabilitation of the existing road.  The works will take months to complete and include excavations, rebuilding the road, relocation of services, resurfacing, line marking and re-instating areas that were disturbed during construction.


Drainage Works

Maintenance works and repair of roadside drainage.


Other General Works

Works other than roads, including building of footpaths and carparks.


Road Reseals

Works to reseal the existing road with bitumen. Works usually take only 1-2 days to complete. Refer to specific location for more information.


Roads Prone to Flood

This road or parts of this road are known to flood during heavy rainfall events.  Please drive with caution and use alternative routes where possible.

Major Projects

Road Works

Road Works

  • Eton Range Realignment, Peak Downs Highway (Nebo - Mackay) between Listers Road & Hogans Pocket Road) - Major Roadworks.

Short Term Road Works

  • Rocky Creek Bridge Replacement, Walkerston Homebush Road - Bridge Reconstruction Works.

Road Reseals

  • Nil

Roads Prone to Flooding

  • North Eton Rd, Eton

  • Peak Downs Highway, Eton (1km nth of Eton)

Other information


Pothole Claims

Council carries no liability for damages resulting from potholes or any other hazards which arise through wear and tear.

Claims against council are seldom successful.


131940 - Traffic and Travel Information

Visit the 131940 website to view the real-time conditions of major state roads. The 131940 website is owned and operated by the Queensland Government through the Department of Transport and Main Roads.

Road works areas

Please be advised that the information submitted on this website relates to Mackay Regional Council works. Please be aware that projects undertaken throughout the region on our roads may also be carried out by the Department of Transport and Main Roads as well as other private developers.