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Centre for Road Safety

1 December 2022

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
Evans Head Road, Broadwater 50 metres east of George Street 150 metres south of Broadwater Beach Road Richmond Valley 100 60 This is a predominantly rural road with towns along its length. Previous crash history and the number of intersections and driveways have been taken into consideration. The speed limit change is expected to improve safety for residents and road users.
Cemetery Lane, Whittingham New England Highway 200 metres west of the railway level crossing Singleton 100 80

This change will improve safety at the level crossing