Questacon Temporary Road Closure

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Fireworks over Lake Burley Griffin with the National Library and Commonwealth Bridge in the background.
Fireworks over Lake Burley Griffin with the National Library and Commonwealth Bridge in the background.
Media type
Alert
Date of Publication
21 August 2015
Revised Date
21 August 2015

Tomorrow, 22 August 2015 two replacement chillers will be installed onto the roof of Questacon - The National Science and Technology Centre at Parkes. As a result of these works Mall Road will be closed from 5 am until 6 pm.

The installation of these chillers will affect traffic management around the Questacon precinct. A crane will be located onsite which will mean Mall road will be closed. The effects of this road closure are as follows:

  • No bus parking on Mall Road
  • No access to Questacon basement
  • No access to Questacon loading dock
  • No public access to the front entrance of Questacon via Mall Road.

Vehicle and pedestrian traffic flow in and around Mall Road - will be managed by Roads Traffic Management Technologies (RTMT) Canberra Pty Ltd.

It is expected that the road will only be closed for Saturday and normal traffic arrangements will resume Sunday.

WHAT: Temporary road closure
WHERE: Mall Road will be closed
WHEN: Saturday 22 August 2015, 5 am – 6 pm
CONTACT: Please direct any enquiry’s on the road closures to Questacon: Matthew Riches 0413 052 756