Edith Rd is no longer closed due to snow or ice, and Essential Energy have advised Council that the power line issue has been attended to.
Therefore, all roads are open in the Oberon Local Government Area.
Edith Rd between Bastard Point Rd to Kanangra Walls Rd is closed due to low, sagging power lines (heavy with snow and ice) as well as snow and ice on the road. Council have notified Essential Energy to attend to the power lines.
All other roads in the Oberon Local Government Area are open.
After a lovely few days of warm weather Oberon has woken to a surprise snow fall overnight.
At this stage Council can confirm that O’Connell Rd and Duckmaloi Rd as well as all town streets have been inspected and are open.
Council crews will inspect the higher altitude areas and advise on the road conditions after inspection.
Motorists are advised to use extreme caution given the alpine conditions being experienced in particular being mindful of black ice and snow and to drive to the conditions they encounter.