Vineyard Road, Diggers Rest maintenance works

19 November 2020

We’re completing vital maintenance work on Vineyard Road at the Calder Freeway outbound off ramp and roundabout.

What we are doing

To keep Vineyard Road safe and strong for the thousands of drivers who rely on it every day, we’re undertaking important maintenance and resurfacing work.

When to expect us

Our crews will be working from 8pm Friday 20 November until Monday 5am 23 November.

There may be some delays due to the detours in place - we ask that you plan ahead and allow more time to reach your destination. 

Friday 20 November

  • Day time: Vineyard Road open as normal 
  • Night time: Closure of Vineyard Road exit ramp and roundabout from 8pm

Saturday 21 November 

  • Vineyard Road exit ramp and roundabout closed

Sunday 22 November 

  • Vineyard Road exit ramp and roundabout closed until 5am Monday morning


Signed detours will be in place along the following roads: 

  • Old Calder Highway, Calder Freeway and Gap Road
  • Couangalt Road, Gisborne-Melton Road and Diggers Rest-Coimadai Road

How will these works impact you?

During these road works, there’ll be:

  • Full closure of the Calder Freeway outbound exit ramp at Vineyard Road
  • Detours will be in place 
  • To keep everyone safe, we will have safe speeds in place near the work zone
  • Some noise, vibration and dust from the works. 

Works are subject to weather conditions. 

Thank you for your patience while we complete these important works.

Was this page helpful?


Please tell us why (but don't leave your personal details here - message us if you need help or have questions).