TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURE – Forth Pub 151 Music Concert, Forth | 6 – 10 December

Council would like to inform the community that the following streets will be closed to vehicles, other than emergency vehicles, from 3pm on Wednesday 6 December until 6pm on Sunday 10 December 2023, for the Forth Pub 151 Music Concert:

  • Leith Road, Forth – from William Street to Forth Road, Forth.

No vehicles are to remain parked in the closed areas during this time. Thank you for your cooperation. 

Below is a map of the impacted area:



Council also wanted to provide the community with some information on the heavy vehicle detour in place for the duration of the event.
The Commission for Transport has issued a permit for heavy vehicles to bypass via the northern section of Leith Road: Between Harvest Moon (288 Leith Road, Forth) and Allport Street East (Bass Highway Access). The permit will be in place between 6.00 pm on Wednesday, 6 December until 5.00 pm on Sunday, 10 December 2023.


The Department of State Growth advised Council that it will be continuing its Preparation Works on the Bass Highway at the following locations:

  • Ulverstone, between Lovett Street and Westella Drive until Wednesday, 22 November 2023

There will be a reduced speed limit with some lane closures during the hours of 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.