Centre for Road Safety

12 November 2020

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
Ross Lane, Lennox Head 140 metres west of Byron Bay Road 920 metres west of Byron Bay Road Ballina 80 60 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Hill Street / Pine Avenue, East Ballina The Serpentine 200 metres north of Suvla Street Ballina 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.
Elvery Lane Pearces Creek Road, Alstonville Ramses Street, Wollongbar Ballina 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.