Ballina Shire Council is encouraging motorists to drive safely over the next few days with king tides expected to lead to minor flooding of some local roads.
Motorists, pedestrians and cyclists are encouraged to avoid any affected roadways wherever possible.
A Council spokesperson said drivers should be especially careful, with the tides occurring during the evenings
‘Salt water may affect the maintenance of your vehicle and bodywork,’ the spokesperson added.
Roads likely to be affected by king tides and saltwater flooding include: Tamar Street, Ballina; Riverside Drive, West Ballina; River Street, West Ballina; Burns Point Ferry Road, West Ballina; North Creek Road, North Ballina; Southern Cross Drive, North Ballina; Uralba Road, Uralba; Old Bangalow Road, Tintenbar; and Tamarind Drive, Cumbalum