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Traffic changes and closures

Changed traffic conditions – Kingsford Smith Drive, Hunt Street to Agnes Street

From Monday 30 July 2018 for up to eight months, inbound traffic on Kingsford Smith Drive between Hunt Street and Agnes Street will be reduced from three to two lanes and will be moved towards the northern side of Kingsford Smith Drive.

Access from Kingsford Smith Drive to both the Inner City Bypass (ICB) and Breakfast Creek Road will remain open, with two lanes exiting to Breakfast Creek Road and one lane exiting to the ICB.

Some additional lane closures will be required at night and nearby residents will be notified in advance of planned out-of-hours work.

For more information, view the full notice here.

Temporary road closure – Riverview Terrace, Hamilton

From Monday 23 July 2018 for up to eight months, Riverview Terrace will be closed to traffic in both directions, at Kingsford Smith Drive.

This closure is required to allow for the installation of stormwater infrastructure and new underground services, and construction of the new road pavement.

Closing Riverview Terrace allows the project team to achieve greater productivity and carry out the majority of these works during the day.

During this period, right turn access to Riverview Terrace from Kingsford Smith Drive will be provided via Seymour Road.

Traffic will be detoured around the closure with additional signage installed to help motorists and pedestrians navigate around the work area.

For more information, view the full notice here.

Temporary road closure – Oxford Street, Hamilton

From Wednesday 18 July 2018 for up to two months, Oxford Street will be closed at Kingsford Smith Drive to traffic in both directions.

This closure is required to allow for the installation of stormwater infrastructure and new underground services, and construction of the new road pavement.

Traffic will be detoured around the closure with additional signage installed to help motorists and pedestrians navigate around the work area.

For more information, view the full notice here.

Changed traffic and pedestrian conditions – Cooksley Street intersection, Albion

From Sunday 29 April 2018 for a period of up to four months, barriers will be installed on the northern side of Kingsford Smith Drive between Hunt Street and Cooksley Street to enable the installation of underground services. Left turn access from Kingsford Smith Drive into Cooksley Street will be maintained.

From Sunday 13 April 2018, barriers will be installed on the northern side of Kingsford Smith Drive between Cooksley Street and Day Street to enable the installation of underground services.

Outbound bus stop changes

From Sunday 29 April 2018 for a period of up to four months, the outbound bus stop on Kingsford Smith Drive at Cooksley Street (stop 13/14) will be closed. Regular bus services will be accessed from stop 15 on Kingsford Smith Drive at Toorak Road.

Please see map below for more information about these changes.

Directional signage will be installed to help motorists and pedestrians navigate around the area.

Pedestrian access will be maintained through the work site.

For more information, view the full notice here.

Extended lane closure – Cooksley Street, Albion

From February 2018 for a period of up to two months, Cooksley Street will be reduced to one lane and closed to northbound traffic between Yulestar Street and York Street to enable major stormwater installation works.

Southbound access will be maintained and motorists can continue to use Cooksley Street to access Kingsford Smith Drive during this time.

Access between Kingsford Smith Drive and Yulestar Street will also be maintained in both directions via Cooksley Street.

See map below for the work area and detour route.

For more information, view the full notice here.

 Temporary road closure – Seymour Road, Hamilton

From Monday 29 January 2018 for up to three months, Seymour Road will be closed at Kingsford Smith Drive to traffic in both directions.

Traffic will be detoured around the closure with additional signage installed to help motorists and pedestrians navigate around the work area. Pedestrian access will be maintained through the work site. Driveway access will be maintained at all times under the direction of traffic control.

See map below for the work area and detour route.

For more information, view the full notice here.

Footpath closures – Cooksley Street, Albion to Theodore Street, Eagle Farm

The southern (river side) shared user path between Cooksley Street, Albion and Harbour Road, Hamilton is currently closed for construction works. The newly widened footpath on the northern side of Kingsford Smith Drive is available to pedestrians and cyclists.

Bus stop relocations

Due to the installation of traffic barriers on the southern (inbound) side of Kingsford Smith Drive, the inbound bus stops at Riverview Terrace and Crescent Road are temporarily relocated to nearby locations (see map below).