LENGTHY traffic delays at Hexham and Bulahdelah have eased but southbound motorists can now expect delays on the F3 Freeway.
Emergency services are at the scene of a multiple vehicle accident on the Mooney Mooney Bridge, which has blocked all northbound lanes.
There is also heavy southbound traffic between Warnervale and Ourimbah.
There was also a two-kilometre queue at Hexham.
Police have called for people to avoid unnecessary travel due to heavy rain, damaging surf and strong wind across much of the state.
However, many are in the midst of their post-holiday trek home as school holidays draw to a close.
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