Centre for Road Safety

26 January 2017

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
Northbourne Drive, Marsden Park 20 metres south of Harvest Street 20 metres south of Frontier Avenue Blacktown 50 40 (School Zone) This change introduces a school zone speed limit. School zone speed limits apply at prescribed times on government gazetted school days.
Walworth Road, Horsley Park 115 metres north of The Horsley Drive 175 metres north of The Horsley Drive Fairfield 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.
Eleventh Avenue, Austral 85 metres east of Fourth Avenue 125 metres west of Edmondson Avenue Liverpool 60 40 (School Zone) This change introduces a school zone speed limit. School zone speed limits apply at prescribed times on government gazetted school days.
Jowyn Place, Gymea 30 metres west of Hotham Road West end of Jowyn Place Sutherland 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.
Little Burton Street, Darlinghurst Kings Lane Burton Street Sydney 50 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.
Waine Street, Surry Hills Pelican Street Riley Street Sydney 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.