Scramble to close bridge after Bellinger River rises by two metres in two hours

Janene Carey
By Janene Carey
Updated June 21 2021 - 2:48pm, first published March 19 2021 - 3:03am
Dashcam image of cars rushing over Lavenders Bridge Bellingen before it closed this morning

Council workers were left scrambling to close the bridge around 11am as the Bellinger River executed a "hockey stick" rise.

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Janene Carey

Janene Carey

Senior Journalist

Janene Carey is the senior journalist for the Bellingen Shire Courier-Sun

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