Centre for Road Safety

21 May 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
Padstow Lane, Padstow Padstow Parade South west end of Padstow Lane Bankstown 40 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.
Wentworth Avenue, Eastgardens 110 metres west of Bunnerong Road 50 metres west of Denison Street Botany Bay 70 60

Closely spaced driveways on southern side of Wentworth Avenue between Denison Street and Bunnerong Road.


Macarthur Road, Elderslie Camden Valley Way 100 metres south of the Camden Bypass on ramp Camden 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.
Henley Marine Drive, Drummoyne 40 metres north west of Thompson Street 100 metres south of Renwick Street Canada Bay 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity speed limit to improve pedestrian and cyclist safety around the busy Bay Run located along this length.


Roseby Street, Drummoyne Renwick Street 140 metres south east of Salton Reserve Canada Bay 50 40

This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity speed limit around Birkenhead Point shopping centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.