Hume Freeway, Craigieburn maintenance works

29 April 2021

The Victorian Government is completing resurfacing maintenance on the Hume Freeway south of Donnybrook Road in Craigieburn.

What we’re doing

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

When to expect us 

Our crews will be working from Tuesday 4 May to Thursday 13 May, excluding Friday and Saturday nights. Hume Freeway will be closed south of Donnybrook Road between 10.00pm and 4.30am. 

Tuesday 4 May to Thursday 13 May:

  • Daytime: Hume Freeway open as normal 
  • Night-time from 10.00pm to 4.30am: Hume Freeway closed southbound at Donnybrook Road.
  • Drivers are asked to follow the detours that will be in place. 


During works at night, the detour route will be via Donnybrook Road, Epping Road, Craigieburn Road

How will these works impact you? 

During these maintenance works, there’ll be: 

  • A southbound closure of the Hume Freeway at Donnybrook Rd Tuesday 4 May to Thursday 13 May, excluding Friday and Saturday nights, during the night-time 
  • 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. 

Please plan ahead, allow extra time, and look out for traffic management signage. 

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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