Centre for Road Safety

19 November 2015

This is advanced notice of speed limit changes that will take effect within the next two weeks. Speed limits will not change until the new speed limit signs are installed. Please ensure that you always observe the posted speed limit signs on the road.

Road name From To Local Government Area Current speed limit km/h New speed limit km/h Reason for change
Lakeside Crescent, Elizabeth Beach Lakes Way 60 metres east of Mariana Avenue Great Lakes 60 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Hannell Street and Industrial Drive Hannell Street, 145 metres north of Cowper Street, Wickham Industrial Drive, 100 metres north of George Street, Mayfield East Newcastle 70 60

This change addresses crash history and recent development in the area, including the construction of on road cycle paths.