Centre for Road Safety

1 December 2022

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
Myers Street (Barrier Hwy), Wilcannia Hood Street 85 metres east of Reid Street Central Darling 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.
Marshall Street (Barrier Hwy), Cobar Bourke Street 60 metres west of Lewis Street Cobar 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.
Mount Canobolas Road, Canobolas Pinnacle Road Mount Canobolas Summit Cabonne 80 40 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Old Canobolas Road, Canobolas Mount Canobolas Road 470 metres north of Mount Canobolas Road Cabonne 100 40 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Towac Way, Canobolas Mount Canobolas Road Federal Falls Camping Grounds Cabonne 100 40 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Timor Road, Coonabarabran Gilgandra Shire Boundary 700 metres east of Gilgandra Shire Boundary Warrumbungle 100 60 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Timor Road, Coonabarabran 280 metres west of Hawkins Lane 490 metres west of Hawkins Lane Warrumbungle 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Pierce Street, Wellington 70 metres south of Charles Street 30 metres south of Samuel Street Dubbo Regional 80 50 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Boundary Road, Dubbo Sheraton Road Wheelers Lane Dubbo Regional 50 60 This change reflects upgrades to the road which permit a higher speed limit and improved travel times.