NEWS

Road Closure Update

This situation report is to advise of the status of Roads along Fiji that are inaccessible. Kings Road before Matawailevu Junction in Ra is reduced to a single lane due
30 Jan 2021 09:41
Road Closure Update
Kings Highway is closed past Nabulini (towards Rakiraki), Wainibuka due to a landslide.

This situation report is to advise of the status of Roads along Fiji that are inaccessible.

  • Kings Road before Matawailevu Junction in Ra is reduced to a single lane due to an under slip.
  • Kings Road is closed past Nabulini (towards Rakiraki), Wainibuku due to a landslide. FRA contractors are mobilized to site.
  • If the roadway is flooded, please take alternative routes where possible. We are strongly urging the public not to go near flood water whether in a car or on foot.
  • Be aware of the possibility of rock falls, landslides and debris on the roadway amidst heavy rain.
  • Several roads are currently affected due to surface flooding caused by the heavy rain. Please keep a safe following distance, avoid speeding and drive with extra care, especially when driving on unsealed roads.
  • We are urging the public to please take all the necessary precautions and adhere to the advisories from relevant authorities.
  • Members of the public can also contact the FRA on toll free number 5720 or email info@fijiroads.org

 

Northern Division

 

Location Description Road Name Area Issue Note Advice to Motorists
Dreketilailai Crossing Bulileka Road Zone 1 – Labasa Approach Washout Open to 4wd
Navakuru Crossing Navakuru Road Zone 1 – Labasa Crossing Underwater Closed to traffic
Nakama Crossing Naduna Road Zone 1 – Labasa Water on crossing has receded but debris on bridge deck blocking access Closed to traffic
Qawa Crossing Qawa Road Zone 1 – Labasa Debris on upstream end of crossing and approach washout on one side may be difficult for low vehicles to negotiate. Open to traffic but drive with care
Dradramea Road Dradramea Road Zone 2 – Natua Saturated Pavement sections Open to 4wd. Drive with care
Urata Crossing Urata Road Zone 1 – Labasa Open to traffic Open to traffic but drive with care
Kawakawavesi Dropout Kawakawavesi Road Zone 2 – Natua Scouring and road dropout Partially accessible to traffic. Drive with care
Saroni Hill Natewa West Coast Zone 1 – Labasa Saturated Pavement sections with boggy subgrade Open to 4wd but drive with care
Namuavoivoi Road Namuavoivoi Road Zone 2 – Natua Underwater section Closed to traffic
Lalakoro Crossing Lalakoro Road Zone 2 – Natua Underwater section Closed to traffic
Nasinasima Section Nabouwalu Road Zone 2 – Natua Saturated Pavement sections Open to traffic 4wd but drive with care
Daria Crossing Nabouwalu Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing is still underwater but water levels have receded Closed to traffic
Kawakawavesi Crossing Kawakawavesi Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing underwater Closed to traffic
Drawa Crossing Drawa Village Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing underwater Closed to traffic
Kavula Banikea Crossing Korokadi Road Zone 2 – Natua Water receded with washout on both ends Open to 4wd
Zailav Crossing Zailav Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing underwater Closed to traffic
Nasarava Crossing Nasarava Road Zone 1 – Labasa Crossing underwater Closed to traffic
RP 2140 Korovuli Road Zone 2 – Natua Boggy saturated section Open to traffic but drive with care
Ailea Crossing Naviqiri Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing Underwater Closed to traffic
Nasaqa Crossing Delaikoro Road Zone 1 – Labasa Crossing Underwater Closed to traffic
RP 3910 Nabouciwa Road Zone 2 – Natua Boggy saturated section Open to 4wd but drive with care
Sevaci/Nayagalevu Crossing Nayarabale Road Zone 1 – Labasa Crossing overtopping Open to 4wd but drive with care
RP 8116 Nayarabale Road Zone 1 – Labasa Boggy saturated section Open to 4wd but drive with care
Buavou Crossing Buavou Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing Underwater Closed to traffic
Dagau Culvert Dagau Road Zone 2 – Natua Flooded road section Closed to traffic.
Galoa Village Namoli Road Zone 1 – Labasa Washed carriageway on culvert cover. Closed to traffic.
RP 8353 Naviqiri Road Zone 2 – Natua Debris on upstream end. Open to traffic
Senilagi Crossing Driti Road Zone 2 – Natua Overtopping on crossing Open to 4wd but drive with care
Wailevu Tiri Road Wailevu Tiri Road Zone 1 – Labasa Road Underwater Close to traffic
Bucalevu Crossing Bucalevu Road Zone 1 – Labasa Road Underwater Close to traffic
Nasekula Village Nasekula Road Zone 1 – Labasa Road Underwater Open to 4wd but drive with care
Nasuva Crossing Nanivuda Road Zone 2 – Natua Crossing Underwater and approach washout Closed to traffic
Naduri Road Naduri Road Zone 1 – Labasa Culvert overtopping and debris blocking inlets Open to 4wd but drive with care
Various locations along Naduri Road Naduri Road Zone 1 – Labasa Boggy saturated section Open to 4wd but drive with care
Naduri Road Naduri Road Zone 1 – Labasa Culvert scouring and undermining Open to 4wd but drive with care. Single lane access
RP 2697 Lau Road Zone 2 – Natua Overtopping on culvert Open to 4wd but drive with care. Single lane access
Nakorotari Crossing Siberia Road Zone 1 – Labasa Water on crossing has receded Open to traffic
Korosomo Crossing Korosomo Road Zone 1 – Labasa Crossing Underwater Closed to traffic
Sasa Crossing Naduri Road Zone 1 – Labasa Overtopping Open to traffic

 

Western Division

 

Local Description Road Name Area Issue Note Status
Pass Nabulini boarder Kings Road Central Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Caution Advised
Before Korovou junction Kings Road (Vatia-Yaqara) Ba Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
After Drauniivi School Kings Road (Yaqara-Boundry) Rakiraki Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
Ba Town entrance – Wailalai Kings Road (Matawalu-Vatia) Ba Road section underwater.
Wait for water to recede.
Closed – No Access
Vunisamaloa Flat Vunisamaloa Rd Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Koronubu Flat Koronubu Rd Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Navatu School Kings Road (Yaqara-Boundry) Rakiraki Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
Naqoro Flat Korotale Valley Road Rakiraki Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
Rakiraki Town Unknown_20234 Rakiraki Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
Rakiraki flat Coci Feeder Road Rakiraki Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
Namosau Bridge Namasau Rd Ba Drive to the Condition, and obey all road signage, be aware of all speed restriction in place. Open – Fully
Rakiraki access Rd Colasi Road Rakiraki Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Rukuruku Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Nabuna Flat Nabuna Village Road Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Vatukacevaceva last Crossing Vatukacevaceva Rakiraki Crossing washout due to flood. Closed – No Access
Lubulubu culvert crossing Lubulubu Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Matacawa culvert crossing Matacawa Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Masimasi Crossing Yaladro Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Nadelei 3rd Crossing Nadelei Road Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Nadelei 2nd Crossing Nadelei Road Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Wainiura Crossing Nadarivatu Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Navala Village Crossing Navala St Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Toge Crossing 1 Toge Road Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Tabataba Crossing Tabataba Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Marinitawa Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Koula Rd Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Vitivanua Crossing Naseyani Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Varadoli Crossing Varadoli Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Lewa Crossing Lewa Ba Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Balata Flat Nadarivatu Ba Road section under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Mataniwai Road Ba Road section under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Vatukacevaceva Crossing Vatukacevaceva Rakiraki Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Varadoli Cemetery Crossing Cemetery Road Ba Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Nausori Crossing Nausori Rakiraki Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Dobuilevu bridge Kings Road (Yaqara-Boundary) Rakiraki Road section under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Dreketi Crossing 1 Dreketi Road Rakiraki Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Maururu Crossing Maururu Ba Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Vunikavikaloa Crossing Vunikavikaloa Rakiraki Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Dromodromo Crossing Nadarivatu Ba Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Before Matawailevu junction Kings Road (Yaqara-Boundary) Rakiraki Half lane closed due to scouring Closed – No Access
Qerelevu Crossing Qerelevu Rd Ba Crossing under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Nasivi Crossing Vatukoula Industrial Rd Ba Crossing closed due to approach washout. Closed – No Access
Shop&Save Frontage Kings Road (Vatia-Yaqara) Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Barotu School Frontage Kings Road (Yaqara-Boundary) Rakiraki Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Yaladro Ba Road section under water. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Ba Town Koula Rd Ba Road section underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Narara Crossing 3 Narara Rakiraki Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Narara Crossing 2 Narara Rakiraki Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Narara Crossing 1 Narara Rakiraki Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Drana Crossing Korotale Valley Road Rakiraki Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede Closed – No Access
Waimari Flat Waimari Rakiraki Road closed due to flood. Closed – No Access
Katudrau Crossing Katudrau Road Rakiraki Crossing underwater. Wait for water to recede. Closed – No Access
Waimari 1st Xing – Pedestrian Bypass Waimari Rakiraki Pedestrian Crossing wash away – Wait for reinstatement works to be carried out. Closed – No Access

 

Location Description Road Name Area Issue Note Status
 1st crossing  Vuda Back Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to traffic
1st Bridge Navula Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
1st Bridge Vakabuli Indian Sch Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Open to traffic
2nd Crossing Vuda Back Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to traffic
1st Bridge Lololo Rd Lautoka Wait for water to recede Closed to all traffic
1st Bridge Crossing Saru Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
1st Crossing Drasa Dam Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
Cross culvert Drasa Dam Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
1st Crossing Lololo Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
1st Crossing Lololo Back Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
Cross culvert Drasa Cemetry Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Accessible by 4 x 4 wheel only
1st Bridge Crossing Vakabuli Indian Sch Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
2nd Crossing Vakabuli Indian Sch Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
3rd Bridge (New Bridge) Vakabuli Indian Sch Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Open to traffic
1st Crossing Saru Back Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic
1st Crossing Vaivai Rd Lautoka Clear/remove debris and detritus from inlet side Close to all traffic

 

Central Division 

Location Description Road Name Contract Area / Zone FRA Contractors Action that Will be Taken Advice to Motorists
off kings Road Nasaibitu Road Korovou Monitor flood water Closed
Off Dawasamu Road Naboro Cocoa Road Korovou Monitor flood water Closed
Vatukalo Ovalau Circular Road Ovalau Barricade & Reinstate Restricted to Single Lane
Waitovu Ovalau Circular Road Ovalau Barricade & Reinstate Restricted to Single Lane
Nayavu- off kings rd Colata Cocoa Road Korovou Monitor flood water Closed
Old Kings Road (Wailotua 2) Korovou Monitor flood water Closed
Sinuda Ovalau Circular Road Ovalau Barricade & Reinstate Restricted to 4 x 4 Vehicles
Rukuruku Ovalau Circular Road Ovalau Barricade & Reinstate Restricted to 4 x 4 Vehicles

 



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