[talk-au] Question - farm road access tag.
bob3bob3 at skymesh.com.au
Tue Jun 29 12:43:12 UTC 2021
I recently had cause to visit (in person) a large cattle station in NW
Qld. Their driveway is a 25km westward jaunt from Burke Developmental Rd
to the Leichhardt River. The road is named for the station and even
appears on the Qld traffic site as closed during flooding. ie it is
The first 4km or so is actually traversing another station's paddocks.
There is an information only sign at the point where the destination
Get to a 800 metres from the main office and there is the usual
biosecurity and visitors go here signage. This is the homestead,
workshop etc area.
Go out the other side and there is an intended road closure notice (same
road name) posted that would revert (I assume) council responsibility to
the station for the last kilometre before it vanishes into the river.
At what point does the road become private, if at all? Should one use
Should access=destination be generally used to define roads traversing
properties in cases like this, or is it just understood that leaving the
road is not allowed.
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