Traffic Alert - Daily works alert - Monday 10 December 2018

10 December 2018

Victoria’s Big Build is underway with an extensive works program planned. Check real time travel advice at VicTraffic and allow plenty of time to get to your destination.


Tullamarine Freeway

Inbound overnight closure

Details: The Tullamarine Freeway closes inbound overnight for works between 11pm and 5am between The M80 Ring Road and The Calder Freeway.
Detour: Exit the freeway at the M80 Ring Road. Follow the signs for Altona and Geelong. Take the Keilor Park Drive exit. Turn left and cross back over the Ring Road. Take the entry ramp onto the Ring Road. Take the Calder Freeway inbound entry ramp.

English Street outbound entry ramp closure

Details: The English Street outbound entry ramp to the Tullamarine Freeway closes overnight between 8.30pm to 5am for works. 
Detour: Detour via Matthews Avenue, Melrose Drive, Mickleham Road and back onto the Tullamarine Freeway. 

Bolte Bridge 

Bolte Bridge inbound exit ramp closure

Details: The Bolte Bridge eastbound exit towards the Burnley Tunnel and westbound exit towards the West Gate Bridge both closed from 10pm tonight to 5am tomorrow for overnight maintenance works. 
Detours: Eastbound exit - take the Montague Street / Kings Way exit ramp, turn right onto Lorimer Street, turn right onto Montague Street, take the left hand side entry ramp to enter the West Gate Freeway eastbound. Westbound exit - take the Lorimer Street / Kings Way exit ramp, turn right onto Lorimer Street, turn right onto Montague Street, take the right hand side entry ramp to enter the West Gate Freeway westbound.

West Gate Bridge

Lane closures

Details: Two lanes close inbound on the West Gate Bridge, for planned works overnight from 7.30pm to 5am. Speed to be set at 60km/h. Allow extra time.

Eastern Freeway

Inbound Hoddle Street exit lane closures

Details: Just one lane will be open on the inbound exit to Hoddle Street overnight from 8.30pm to 6am. Traffic will still be able to turn both left and right from the one open lane.

West Gate Freeway

Williamstown Road outbound entry ramp closure

Details: The outbound entry ramp from Williamstown Road to the West Gate Freeway closes tonight and tomorrow night from 9pm to 5am. 
Detour: Detour via Blackshaws Road and Millers Road. 

Williamstown Road inbound ramp closure

Details: The inbound exit from the West Gate Freeway to Williamstown Road closes overnight between 9pm and 5am for works.
Detour: Exit early at Millers Road and detour via Blackshaws Road.

M80 Ring Road Greensborough-bound

Overnight lane closures

Details: Up to 3 lanes close nightly through to Wednesday 12 December 8.30pm to 5.30am for ongoing works. Allow an extra 10 minutes.

M80 Ring Road Altona-bound

Overnight lane closures

Details: Up to four lanes close nightly through to Wednesday 12 December 8.30pm to 5.30am for ongoing works. Allow an extra 15 minutes.

Keilor Park Drive inbound entry ramp closure

Details: The Keilor Park Drive inbound entry ramp onto the M80 Ring Road closed overnight Monday 10 December and Tuesday 11 December from 8.30pm to 5.30am for works. 
Detour: Continue past the M80 onramp Altona bound, turn right on to the M80 entry ramp Greensborough bound, take the Airport Drive exit on the left, enter the round- about and take the second exit to pass over the M80, enter the roundabout and take the second exit to enter the M80 Altona bound. Delays expected of up to 15 minutes. 

Calder Freeway

Overnight ramp closure

Details: The Calder Freeway inbound exit ramp onto Bulla Road closes overnight between 10pm and 5am for works.
Detour: Detour via Bell Street, Cumberland Road, Gaffney Street, Pascoe Vale Road and Woodland Street.

Canterbury Road, Montrose

Full closure

Details: Canterbury Road closes in both direction near Mt Dandenong Road tonight from 9mp to 5am. 
Detour: Via Liverpool Road, Durham Road and Cambridge Road to get around the closure. 

Hawthorn Road, Brighton East

Full closure

Details: Hawthorn Road, Brighton East closes for Yarra Trams works between the Nepean Highway and Alexander Street, starting 10pm Friday 7 December. Trams on route 64 and buses on route 626 will be affected. Works due to be completed by 5am Monday 17 December. Plan ahead.
Detour: Use the Nepean Highway, Thomas Street and Centre Road to get around the closure.

Toorak Road, Kooyong

Full closure

Details: Toorak Road closes tonight from 9pm to 5am for a stretch between the Monash Freeway ramps and Glenferrie Road.
Detour: Via Glenferrie Road, Malvern Road, Riversdale Road and Tooronga Road.

Mickleham Road, Gladstone Park 

Full closure

Details: Mickleham Road northbound closes nightly under the Tullamarine Freeway  until Thursday 13 December for overnight works from 10pm to 5am. 
Detour: Northbound traffic should detour onto the Tullamarine Freeway outbound, exiting at Mercer Drive, onto Airport Drive and Apac Drive to get back onto the Tullamarine Freeway. 

Forster Road, Mt Waverley

Road closure

Details: Forster Road closes northbound overnight from Ferntree Gully Road to Waverley Road for works between 8pm and 5.30am. 
Detour: Via Ferntree Gully Road, Stephensons Road and back onto Waverley Road. 

Station Street bridge, Carrum Downs

Full closure

Details: The Station Street bridge over the Patterson River closes in both directions Tuesday 11 December from 9.30am to 3.30pm for planned works.
Detour: Use the Nepean Highway instead. 

Flinders Street Station, CBD

Lane closures

Details: The left turn lane from Swanston Street onto Flinders Street is now closed for major works that will see an extension of the footpath outside the station. Traffic can still turn left from one of the remaining lanes. The works have also closed one pedestrian crossing to the tram stop and Federation Square.

Bell Street, Coburg to Bulleen

Night works

Details: Asphalting works will be carried out in various locations along Bell Street from Coburg to Bulleen, starting Sunday 9 December and completing in January 2019. Bell Street will remain open, but may have some lanes closed with diversions set up. A reduced speed limit with be in place. Allow extra time.

Chandler Highway, Alphington

Lane closures

Details: Nightly speed reductions between Heidelberg Road and the Eastern Freeway ramps, from 9pm to 5am, until 31 December.

Youell Street, Footscray

Road closure

Details: Youell Street closes east of Whitehall Street from 9pm to 5am tonight and tomorrow night. Access will be maintained for local business owners and customers via the internal road and Youell Street east.

Spencer Street and Lonsdale Street, Melbourne

Lane closures

Details: Lonsdale Street has been reduced to one lane in each direction at the Spencer Street intersection for works. These lane closures will be in place for approximately six weeks. Allow extra time.
Detour: Traffic management will be in place. Motorists can use the single westbound lane on Lonsdale Street to turn left, right or to head straight into the Southern Cross Station carpark.

Sunshine Road and Wright Street, West Footscray

Road closures

Details: Sections of Sunshine Road and Wright Street close nightly from 8pm to 6am until Friday 14 December for resurfacing works.
Detour: Follow signed detours.

Lesdon Avenue, Cranbourne

Road closure

Details: Lesdon Avenue is closed at the intersection with Thompsons Road until Saturday 8 December.
Detour: Via South Gippsland Highway.

Stoneleigh Road, Cranbourne North

Road closure

Details: Road closed until Friday 21 December at the intersection with Thompsons Road.
Detour: Via Wheelers Park Drive and Waterways Drive.

Hallam Road, Lynbrook

Lane closures

Details: Lane closures and turning restrictions are in place at the Hallam Road and South Gippsland intersection until Friday 18 January. South Gippsland Highway is reduced to one lane in both directions near the intersection. Access for local traffic remains open.
Detour: Take Lynbrook Boulevard.

Clarendon Street, East Melbourne

Lane closures

Details: Northbound lanes on Clarendon Street are closed between Wellington Parade and Albert Street for water main works. Allow extra travel time.
Detour: Detours and traffic management will be in place.

Lyndhurst Boulevard, Lyndhurst

Road closure

Details: Lyndhurst Boulevard is closed at the Thompsons Road intersection until Friday 21 December for works.
Detour: Via Marriott Boulevard and Brookwater Parade.

Punt Road/Swan Street, Richmond

Single lane closures

Details: Overnight and daily speed and lane restrictions are in place at times at the Swan Street intersection. Lane closures also in place for Olympic Boulevard and Swan Street. Works are expected to continue until 21 December. Allow extra time.

Brunton Avenue, Richmond

Full closure

Details: Brunton Avenue, East Melbourne closes both ways at the Punt Road end for resurfacing works tonight, from 8.30pm to 5.30am. Access for residents, and those needing to get to the MCG will be available via Wellington Parade. If you need to get to the city, take Wellington Parade or Olympic Boulevard.
Detour: Use Wellington Parade instead.

Fogarty Avenue, Yarraville

Road closure 

Details: As part of the West Gate Tunnel Project, sections of Fogarty Avenue close for works until November 2019, with signed detours set up.

O’Herns Road, Epping

Road closure

Details: O’Herns Road is closed between Miller Street and High Street until mid-December, for works.
Detour: Signed detours are in place via Great Brome Avenue and Lyndarum Drive and Cooper Street and Miller Street.

McCormicks Road, Sandhurst

Road closure

Details: A small section of McCormicks Road is closed just south of Thompsons Road until 21 December 2018. This is to prepare for upgrading this intersection to traffic lights. Plan your trip, expect delays.
Detour: Detour traffic via Wedge Road or Hall Road. Small route changes to the 833 bus so plan ahead.

Whitehall Street, Yarraville

Road closure

Details: Whitehall Street is currently closed northbound between Leek Street and Somerville Road for approximately 12 months, as part of the West Gate Tunnel Project.
Detour: Leek Street, Hyde Street and Somerville Road.

Southbank Boulevard, Melbourne

Road closure

Details: Southbank Boulevard is closed to traffic in both directions between St Kilda Road and Sturt Street. Trams will continue to operate and the precinct will remain open to pedestrians.

Childers Street, Kensington

Long-term road closure

Details: Childers Street is closed in Kensington between the Bill Vanina Pavilion and Ormond Street, for Metro Tunnel works. This closure is expected to remain in place until 2022.
Detour: A detour is in place.

Primula Avenue, Brooklyn

Overnight road closure

Details: Primula Avenue closes at Millers Road overnight for works between 9pm and 5am.
Detour: Access Primula Avenue via Millers Road, Princes Highway and Conifer Avenue. Access Millers Road via Buchanan Road and the West Gate Freeway.

Paringa Road, Altona North

Long-term road closure

Details: Paringa Road is closed in both directions between Millers Road and Langshaw Street, until 2022.
Detour: Via Duosa Road.  


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