Public notice: road closures

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Casuarina Library update

Casuarina Library will be temporarily closed to accommodate building works on the courtyard on Saturday 30 September, Sunday 1 October and Monday 2 October 2023. We will reopen on Tuesday 3 October 2023. The courtyard will be inaccessible for approximately 2-3 weeks. Remember that our Library return chutes are available 24/7. We appreciate your help!

Roads around the City of Darwin may be temporarily closed for major events or roadworks. This page is to inform the community of temporary road closures, providing information relevant to plan their commute or conduct business around the affected area/s.

City of Darwin make every effort during the permit process to minimise the impacts of road closures.

Please Note: Partial road closures and footpath closures may not be listed. If you have an enquiry, please contact the Events Coordinator on 0499 700 103.

Please see temporary road closures listed below:

Roads Impacted

Date/s and times of closure/restrictions

Event Name

Closure Description

Maria Liveris Drive

Every Thursday & Sunday between 10.00am and 10.30pm, concluding on 26 October 2023

Mindil Beach Sunset Markets

Road closed on market days for the set up, event and pack down


16 September 2023

(Evening - times TBC)

Darwin Street Art Festival - Closing Party

More information to come

East Point Reserve

16 September 2023

(Times TBC)

Walking off the War Within

More information to come

Dick Ward Drive, Fannie Bay

18 September 2023

Stormwater Upgrade

Two way traffic will be maintained, through the use of the existing road and temporary lane creation. Pedestrian traffic will be impacted with a slight detour. For more information click here


Myilly Terrace, Marina Boulevard

24 September 2023

2.00pm to 8.30pm

Kite Festival

Residential road and parking management through traffic controls

Knuckey Street, Mitchell Street, McLachlan Street, Smith Street

29 September 2023

7.30am to 10.45am

National Police Remembrance Day

Hard Closure

Conacher Street, Fannie Bay

30 September 2023

2.00pm to 11.00pm

Rock the Bay

Traffic controls in place to manage public access to the museum, boat ramp and public transport.

Hard closure post event

Lee Point Road, Lyons-Muirhead

3 October to 15 December 2023

Lee Point Road Upgrade

Hard Closure on Lee Point Road from Asche Street intersection to Coleman Street intersection. For more information click here

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