Centre for Road Safety

2 May 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
Jacobs Drive, Sussex Inlet 10 metres east of Nielson Road 100 metres east of River Road Shoalhaven 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.
Five Islands Road, Port Kembla 200 metres north west of Flinders Street 100 metres north west of Wattle Street Wollongong 80 60

This change addresses the much higher than typical crash history. Road geometry, sight distance, road environment and traffic mix have been taken into consideration.