Centre for Road Safety

28 July 2016

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
Wine Country Drive 55 metres north of Thomas Street, North Rothbury 120 metres south of the Roundabout to Branxton interchange, Branxton Cessnock 80 60 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Tocal Road, Tocal 1.05 kilometres north of the C B Alexander College main entry 1.93 kilometres north of the C B Alexander College main entry Maitland / Dungog 100 80

Previous crash history and the road geometry have been taken into consideration during the review. The speed limit change is expected to improve safety for all road users.