Centre for Road Safety

10 March 2016

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
Mitchell Highway, North Bourke 740 metres north east of Hungerford Road 2540 metres north east of Hungerford Road Bourke 110 80 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Minore Road, Dubbo 440 metres west of Baird Avenue roundabout 1025 metres west Baird Avenue roundabout Dubbo 80 60 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Joira Road, Dubbo Minore Road Blackbutt Road Dubbo 100 80 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Blackbutt Road, Dubbo Newell Highway Joira Road Dubbo 100 80 This speed limit change better reflects recent development and improves safety for residents and road users.
Mitchell Highway, Robin Hill 120 metres west of Bradwardine Road 370 metres west of Bradwardine Road Bathurst Regional 80 60

This change has already taken effect. It reduced the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.


Mitchell Highway, Robin Hill 260 metres east of Cardinia Avenue 200 metres west of Cardinia Avenue Bathurst Regional 100 80

This change has already taken effect. It reduced the speed limit at this location in response to local community concerns.