Centre for Road Safety

17 October 2019

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
Tyringham Road, Dorrigo 150 metres east of Old Coast Road 1.1 kilometres west of Old Coast Road Bellingen 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Beechwood Road, Beechwood 55 metres east of Bellangry Road 120 metres west of Koree Island Road Port Macquarie-Hastings 60 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Macleay Valley Way, South Kempsey 240 metres south of South Street 160 metres south of Crescent Head Road Kempsey 50 60

Following requests from the community, the speed limit is increased to improve consistency with other speed limits in the area, and to better align with current traffic characterisitics of the road.