Centre for Road Safety

13 June 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
Riverina Highway, Howlong 60 metres East of Holbeach Street 384 metres East of Holbeach Street Federation 100 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Riverina Highway, Howlong 384 metres East of Holbeach Street 240 metres East of Kywong-Howlong Road Federation 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Wymah Ferry Road, Wymah Wymah ferry dock 250 meters north of Wymah ferry dock Greater Hume 100 10 This change introduces a Shared Zone speed limit. A Shared Zone is a road or network of roads where the road space is shared safely by vehicles and pedestrians. The maximum speed limit is always 10 km/h.
Murringo Road, Murringo 90 metres east of Bridge over Murringo Creek 30 meters west of Belowra Road Hilltops 100 50

This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns in addition to reducing the potential for the bridge over Murringo Creek to suffer damage due to heavy vehicles braking on the bridge.

Batlow Road, Batlow 250 metres south of Cemetery Road 830 metres north of Cemetery Road Snowy Valleys 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.