Centre for Road Safety

9 July 2020

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
Elouera Road Mid Western Highway End of Elouera Road Cowra 100 80 This change reduces the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.
Welcome Street 160 metres north of Short Street Short Street Parkes 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.
Cecile Street 15 metres west of Welcome Street Welcome Street Parkes 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.
Clarinda Street 80 metres north of Short Street Short Street Parkes 50 40 This speed limit change introduces a High Pedestrian Activity Area in the town centre to provide a more pedestrian friendly environment.