Centre for Road Safety

7 May 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
Red Range Road, Glenn Innes 350 metres east of Caerleon Road 850 metres east of Wilson Road Glenn Innes Severn 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Old Stannifer Road, Gilgai 250 metres east of Wood Street 2.75 kilometres east of Wood Street Inverell 100 80 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.
Melia Close, Gilgai Old Stannifer Road 380 metres south of Old Stannifer Road Inverell 100 50 This change applies the 50km/h urban speed limit in accordance with NSW speed zoning guidelines. This is an urban road with numerous driveways and kerbside parking.
Gwydir Highway, Delungra 215 metres east of Coolatai Street 225 metres west of Reedy Street Inverell 60 50

This change applies a 50km/h speed limit to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.

Delungra Ashford Road, Delungra 337 metres south of Gwydir Highway 563 metres north of Gwydir Highway Inverell 60 50 This change applies the 50km/h urban speed limit in accordance with NSW speed zoning guidelines. This is an urban road with numerous driveways and kerbside parking.
Bundarra Road, Inverell 350 metres north of Rifle Range Road 200 metres south of Rifle Range Road Inverell 100 60 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Rifle Range Road, Inverell Bundara Road 800 metres east of Bundara Road Inverell 100 60 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Old Bundarra Road, Inverell 550 metres south of Defraines Lane 100 metres south of Leviantham Road Inverell 100 80 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.
Tweed Coast Road 500 metres north of Wooyung Road, Wooyung 700 metres south of Coronation Avenue, Pottsville Tweed 100 80 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.