Centre for Road Safety

13 August 2015

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
Tierney Street, Young Olympic Highway Back Creek Road Young 100 80

This speed limit change better reflects existing roadside environment and improves safety for residents and road users.


Thornell Road, Young Back Creek Road Normans Road Young 100 80

This speed limit change better reflects existing roadside environment and improves safety for residents and road users.


Normans Road, Young Thornell Road Kingsvale Road Young 100 80

This speed limit change better reflects existing roadside environment and improves safety for residents and road users.


Back Creek Road, Young Mathews Street Petticoat Lane Young 60 50

This speed limit change better reflects existing roadside environment and improves safety for residents and road users.


Back Creek Road, Young Petticoat Lane 400 metres south of Thornell Road Young 100 80

This speed limit change better reflects existing roadside environment and improves safety for residents and road users.


Olympic Highway, Young 50 metres north of Tierney Street 500 metres south of Tierney Street Young 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.