O'Connell Road is a New South Wales rural road linking Oberon to the regional highway hub of Bathurst, where several roads including the Great Western Highway, Mid-Western Highway, Mitchell Highway and Bathurst-Ilford Road join. The road is designated as Main Road 253.
|Length||41.7 km (26 mi)|
|North end||Great Western Highway (A32), Bathurst, New South Wales|
|South end||Goulburn-Oberon Road, Oberon, New South Wales|
It is fully sealed over its entire length and of high enough standard to accommodate B-double trucks.
The only town on O'Connell Road between Bathurst and Oberon is O'Connell.
|Bathurst||Kelso||0||0.0|| Great Western Highway (A32) - west - Bathurst / |
east - Marrangaroo
|Northern end of the road from Bathurst to Oberon, which runs south as Littlebourne Street and then south-east as O'Connell Road.|
|Brewongle||7.2||4.5||Tarana Road - east - Tarana|
|Fish River||16.4||10.2||O'Connell Bridge|
|Oberon||O'Connell||18.7||11.6||Mutton Falls Road - east- Tarana|
|Oberon||Oberon||30.0||18.6||Mayfield Road - south-west - Mayfield|
|41.1||25.5||Abercrombie Road - south-west - Taralga, Goulburn / |
Albion Street - east - Oberon, Jenolan Caves
|Roundabout. Through traffic for Taralga and Goulburn turns right. |
Jenolan Caves traffic can bypass Oberon CBD by turning left.
|41.6||25.8||Carrington Avenue- east - Oberon||Runs to Oberon CBD|
|41.7||25.9||Rupert Street - east - Oberon / |
west - Taralga, Goulburn
|Southern end of O'Connell Road|
|1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi|
- "Schedule of Classified Roads and Unclassified Regional Roads - gazetted road 253" (PDF). Roads & Maritime Services. April 2017. Retrieved 29 October 2018.
- Google (16 October 2018). "O'Connell Road (Bathurst to Oberon)" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 16 October 2018.