Mechanical failures force closure of Ballina ferry
THE Burns Point Ferry is out of service due to mechanical failures.
Ballina Shire Council has advised that the ferry, which connects West Ballina to South Ballina, is currently being assessed by staff.
Residents and visitors are advised to use the detour via the Pacific Highway through Wardell.
The council has apologised for the inconvenience the closure will cause.
Further updates will be provided when information is available.