Centre for Road Safety

19 September 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
Fredericks Lane, Tintenbar Current northern conclusion of 40 km/h school zone 150 metres north of current school zone conclusion Ballina 60 40 (School Zone)

The existing school zone will be extended to improve safety of students using the pedestrian access point.

Tweed Valley Way, Tumbulgum 500 metres south of Riverside Drive (southern intersection) 400 metres north of Riverside Drive (northern intersection) Tweed 100 80

This is a rural road with a major interchange intersection. Previous crash history and the number intersections have been taken into consideration. The speed limit change is expected to improve safety for road users