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
Federal Street, Minnamurra Riverside Drive Austin Avenue Kiama 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.
Brunderee Road, Flinders Wattle Road Willinga Road Shellharbour 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.
Pioneer Drive College Avenue, Blackbutt Brunderee Road, Flinders Shellharbour 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.
Stringybark Road, Nowra Hill Cabbage Tree Lane Ironwood Close Shoalhaven 100 60

The speed limit is to be reduced taking into account the roadside environment, road alignment and low to moderate pedestrian activity.

Ironwood Close, Nowra Hill Stringybark Road Cabbage Tree Lane Shoalhaven 100 60

The speed limit is to be reduced taking into account the roadside environment, road alignment and low to moderate pedestrian activity.

Back Forest Road, Back Forest Bolong Road 1.1 kilometres north of Bailleul Lane Shoalhaven 80 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Wilson Drive 70 metres south of Boundary Road, Buxton 160 metres north of Elms Place, Balmoral Wingecarribee 100 80

The speed limit is to be reduced, taking into account the roadside environment, and in response to crash history.

Flagstaff Road/Wattle Street Cowper Street, Warrawong Five Islands Road, Port Kembla Wollongong 60 50 This change applies the 50km/h urban speed limit in accordance with NSW speed zoning guidelines. This speed limit change reflects the level of pedestrian activity and development at this location.