Ascot Vale-Keilor Road maintenance works

19 February 2021

We’re resurfacing Ascot Vale – Keilor Road (locally known as Military Road/Cordite Avenue/Canning Street/Raleigh Road) between Rosamond Road in Maribyrnong and Wood Street in Avondale Heights.  

What we’re doing

To keep Ascot Vale – Keilor Road (Military Road/Cordite Avenue/Canning St/Raleigh Road) safe and strong, crews will be undertaking night resurfacing works. 

When to expect us 

Stage 1 - Sunday 21 February & Monday 22 February

  • Daytime: Cordite Avenue/Raleigh Road, Maribyrnong will be open as normal

  • Night-time from 9pm to 6am: The roundabout at Cordite Avenue/Raleigh Road/Wests Road will be closed in all directions.
  • Drivers will need to follow signed detours along Mitchell Street, Rosamond Road, Williamson Road, Wests Road, Waterford Avenue and Central Park Drive. 

Stage 2 - Tuesday 23 February & Wednesday 24 February  

  • Daytime: Military Road/Cordite Avenue/Canning Street/Raleigh Road open as normal 
  • Night-time from 8pm to 6am: The road will be closed from Wood St in Avondale Heights through to Rosamond Road in Maribyrnong. 
  • Local traffic will be allowed access, but the road will be closed to through traffic.
  • There will also be a southbound closure at the intersection of Buckley Street/Milleara Road. 
  • Drivers are asked to follow the signed detours that will be in place along Buckley Street, Waverley Road, Orford Street and Raleigh Road.

How will these works impact you? 

During these maintenance works, there’ll be: 

  • Signed detours will be in place 
  • To keep everyone safe, we will have safe speeds in place near the work zone
  • There will be some noise, vibration, and dust from the work 
  • Resurfacing requires warm and dry conditions, work may be rescheduled if there is wet weather.

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

Get in touch 

To find out more about this project.

Email: [email protected] 


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