Centre for Road Safety

18 December 2014

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
Coolamon Scenic Drive Pacific Highway, St Helena 120m south of Azalea Street, Mullumbimby Byron 100 80

This is a predominantly rural road. 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.


Myocum Road Mullumbimby Road Interchange, Pacific Highway Coolamon Scenic Drive, Mullumbimby Byron 100 80 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
St Helena Road Pacific Highway, McLeods Shoot 1.8km east of the Pacific Highway, McLeods Shoot Byron 100 60 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Bimbadeen Drive Runnymeade Drive, Inverell 255m west of Runnymeade Drive, Inverell Inverell 70 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Wolbah Close Caloola Drive, Inverell 465m north west of Caloola Drive, Inverell Inverell 70 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Caloola Drive Bimbadeen Drive, Inverell 690m north of Bimbadeen Drive, Inverell Inverell 70 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Onus Avenue Runnymeade Drive, Inverell 210m south of Runnymeade Drive, Inverell Inverell 70 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Angorra Close Runnymeade Drive, Inverell 170m south of Runnymeade Drive, Inverell Inverell 70 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.