The A Grade competitors ride past Waterview Heights in the early stages of the of the 2015 Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic. Photo Bill North / Daily Examiner
The A Grade competitors ride past Waterview Heights in the early stages of the of the 2015 Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic. Photo Bill North / Daily Examiner Bill North

Cycle Classic to change traffic conditions

CHANGED traffic conditions will be in place on the Gwydir Highway between Grafton and Inverell on Saturday to enable the Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic to take place.

The highway will be closed between Tindal Rd, Ramornie and Bald Nob Road at Bald Nob to all westbound vehicles from 7.30am to 1.30pm and all eastbound vehicles from 5.30am to 1.30pm.

The intersections of the Gwydir Highway at Dodds Lane and Elsmore Road will be under traffic control for the duration of the event and motorists can expect short delays.

Motorists are advised to plan their journey, allow extra travel time and follow all signs.

For the latest traffic updates call 132 701, visit livetraffic.com or download the Live Traffic NSW App.

Start of the 2015 Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic: Grafton resident and Murwillumbah Cycle Club member Bruce Phelps gives an insight into what to expect at the start of the 228km Grafton to Inverell Cycle Classic with vision of A, B and C grade from the early stages of the 2015 edition. Video by Bill North / The Daily Examiner