Centre for Road Safety

3 November 2016

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
Old Hume Highway, Welby Moss Vale Road, Barrengarry 135 metres west of Owen Street 30 metres west of Currockbilly Street Wollondilly 80 60

Concerns raised from NSW Police regarding serious crashes through this section of road. It was determined that the existing speed zone was not appropriate and has been adjusted to provide a safer road environment.

Barbour Road, Thirlmere Oaks Street 20 metres south of Mason Street 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.
Mason Street, Thirlmere Barbour Road 35 metres west of Goodlet Street 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.
Goodlet Street, Thirlmere Mason Street 25 metres north of Mason Street 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.
Avon Dam Road, Bargo 1.3 kilometres south of Great Southern Road Entry of Avon and Nepean Dams Wollondilly 80 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.