Approved temporary road closures during WOMAD 2019

11 March 2019

In accordance with the Transport (Vehicular Traffic Road Closure) Regulations 1965, the following roads will be closed to ordinary vehicular traffic while WOMAD 2019 takes place at the Bowl of Brooklands:

Dates and period of closure: from 6am on Friday 15 March to 11.30pm on Sunday 17 March 2019.

Roads to be closed:

  • Kaimata Street from Brooklands Road to Somerset Street.
  • Somerset Street from Kaimata Street to Cornwall Street.
  • Azalea Place.

During these times temporary traffic management will also be in place at the following locations:

  • Brooklands Road.
  • Coronation Avenue.
  • Intersection of Coronation Avenue and Saddle Row.

Emergency vehicles will have unrestricted access at all times.

The roads may be reopened at an earlier time as decided by the organisers upon removal of all road closure signs and barriers at the venue. The road/s will then be open to normal vehicle traffic and normal traffic regulations will apply

It is an offence under the above regulations to drive on the closed roads during the period outlined above, unless authorised to do so by the event organiser.

In all other situations necessitating the use of the road, contact must be made with the site traffic management coordinators on-site, on the day. Alternative routes will be available and signposted.