Centre for Road Safety

14 January 2021

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
Cooma Street, Queanbeyan 30 metres north of Isabella Street 60 metres south of Glebe Street Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional 50 40 (school zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.
Cooma Street 20 metres south of West Avenue, Queanbeyan 60 metres south of Thorpe Avenue, Karabar Queanbeyan-Palerang Regional 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.
Challoner Rise, Renwick 65 metres west of Maxted Street 65 metres east of Maxted Street Wingecarribee 50 40 (school zone) This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Maxted Street, Renwick 50 metres north of Challoner Rise 50 metres south of Challoner Rise Wingecarribee 50 40 (school zone) This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Bong Bong Road, Renwick 110 metres west of Radio Road 90 metres east of Radio Road Wingecarribee 40 (school zone) 50

The school zone on Bong Bong Road is to be removed, as access to Highlands School will be in the new school zone on Maxted Street and Challoner Rise.

Argyle Street/Old Hume Highway, Picton 80 metres north of Wonga Road 100 metres south of Wonga Road Wollondilly 60 40 (school zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.
Coachwood Crescent, Picton 20 Coachwood Crescent 47 Coachwood Crescent Wollondilly 50 40 (school zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.
Wonga Road, Picton Argyle Street/Old Hume Highway End of Wonga Road Wollondilly 50 40 (school zone) The existing school zone is to be extended to create a safer environment for students and to improve visibility for oncoming motorists.