2017 Roads and Maritime media releases

December 2017

22 December - Speed limit change on Eastern Dorrigo Way from Coramba to Ulong
22 December - Christmas holiday changes for Woolgoolga to Ballina upgrade
21 December - Roads and Maritime Services champions women in IT
21 December - Merry Christmas as safety work finishes on two major roads in Oxley
20 December - Plan a safe journey in and around Western NSW these holidays
20 December - Plan a safe journey in and around South Western NSW these holidays
20 December - Plan a safe journey in and around The Hunter and Central Coast these holidays
19 December - Community engagement report now online for clearways between Roseville and Roseville Chase
19 December - Look out, kids about! new school zone on Broadway at Glebe
19 December - Look out for changed traffic conditions this Christmas along Pacific Highway at Woodburn
15 December - $25 million safety upgrade on the way at Spencers Cutting
14 December - New clearways improve travel times on key route through Sydney's South
6 December - ‘Rebecca Lilly’ lends a helping hand on new Grafton Bridge
5 December - Maintenance work starts on Botany Road at Botany
5 December - Maintenance work continues on Parramatta Road at Auburn
5 December - Retaining wall at Kensington gets a facelift
4 December - Improvements on the way for Lyons Road between Five Dock and Drummoyne
1 December - Have a say on proposed clearways along Warringah Road between Roseville Chase and Beacon Hill

November 2017

30 November - Bridging the gap between the weird and wonderful ideas of the future
29 November - Countdown on to next stage of Manilla Road upgrade at Tamworth
28 November - Plan ahead of McFarlane Bridge closure this weekend
27 November - Every journey matters on Oxley Highway west of Wauchope
27 November - Pedestrian improvements on the way at Noraville
27 November - Get ‘work ready’ for Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade
17 November - Maintenance work continues on Ryde Bridge at Rhodes
17 November - Traffic changes proposed on Pacific Highway this festive season
16 November - Safety work on Pacific Highway ahead of Christmas holidays
15 November - Work on Gwydir Highway west of Grafton enters the next stage
13 November - Free workshops for learner driver supervisors - Newcastle
9 November - Safety to be improved with speed limit changes on the way through Royal National Park
9 November - Boost for Aboriginal participation on Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade
8 November - New and extended clearways to improve traffic flow key Western Sydney Corridor
3 November - Work to improve Bells Line of Road intersection at North Richmond continues
3 November - Newcastle speed boat operation fined for unsafe practices

October 2017

31 October - Safer and more efficient travel through Macquarie park a step closer
31 October - Community invited to have a say on bus stop changes along the Parramatta to Hurstville Corridor
31 October - Clearing the way for motorists on Punchbowl Road during peak times
27 October - Roads and Maritime Services cleans up for Graffiti Removal Day 2017
24 October - New and extended clearways to improve traffic flow on Marsden Road
24 October - Maintenance work continues on Unwins Bridge at Earlwood and Marrickville
18 October - Have a say on the Glenbrook intersection upgrade
17 October - New clearways on the way for Boundary Street and Babbage Road from Pacific Highway to Roseville Bridge
16 October - Plans accelerate for Pacific Highway upgrade at Lisarow
13 October - Wingecarribee River Bridge to reopen after emergency repairs
13 October - Boating upgrades for Lake Macquarie
10 October - Get on your bike and ride in the 2017 NSW Spring Cycle
10 October - Work soars ahead at Airport North precinct
6 October - Motorists reminded to slow down in new 50km/h zones at Redfern and Alexandria
6 October - Speed limits reduced near Albury to improve safety
6 October - Sturt Highway speed limit change on the way
5 October - Trial of full closure of Eastern Distributor off ramp at Cleveland Street to be extended
5 October - Seeds of hope for the environment at Bolivia Hill
5 October - New era of travel dawns for Nelligen community
4 October - Plan ahead for changed traffic conditions on Frenchs Forest Road and Naree Road
4 October - Plan ahead of changed conditions on Gwydir Highway near Grafton
3 October - Work powers on to improve Andromeda Drive intersection at Cranebrook
3 October - Have a say on intersection improvements at Blakehurst

September 2017

29 September - Boaties advised to check the decks this weekend
27 September - Consultation opens for Hamilton South Road upgrades
26 September - Maintenance continues on Ryde Bridge at Rhodes and Ryde
22 September - Morisset Lions Club honoured for its service at the Beresfield Driver Reviver
19 September - Busy Picton Road intersection to get safety upgrade
18 September - Taking jobs on the road for the Woolgoolga to Ballina Pacific Highway upgrade
13 September - Noise wall reaches new heights for Cammeray residents
11 September - Applications for on-water fireworks or boating activities move into the digital age
8 September - Intersection improvements on the way for Mona Vale Road and Forest Way at Terrey Hills
7 September - Plan ahead for changed traffic conditions on Naree Road at Frenchs Forest
7 September - Urgent message to boaters heading out on Alpine Waters for start of boating and trout seasons
6 September - Have a say on night work on King Street at Newtown
4 September - Successful contractor announced for Gocup Road upgrade at Doctors Hill and Halfway Hill
4 September - McFarlane bridge restoration work leaps back into action
4 September - Murrumbidgee River opened up for locals and tourists to enjoy
4 September - Roads and Maritime Services passionate about driving change in Aboriginal communities
1 September - Western Sydney maritime precinct a step closer to reality
1 September - Wrap Dad in a lifejacket on Father's Day

August 2017

31 August - Have your say on Northconnex urban design and landscape plan stage two
31 August - New Country bridges fast tracked with standard design
30 August - Microbats flappin' happy with Roads and Maritime Services
30 August - Every journey matters on the road to success
28 August - Cyclist detours for The Northern Road upgrade
28 August - Speed limit changes along The Great Western Highway between Hazelbrook and Wentworth Falls
28 August - Community invited to have a say on bus stop changes along The Hornsby to Blacktown corridor
24 August - Sydney road maintenance contracts to be aligned
24 August - Community consultation report now online for proposed bus reliability improvements between Darlinghurst and Bondi
24 August - Community consultation report now online for proposed Eastern Suburbs bus reliability improvements
22 August - Plan ahead for Bulli Pass closure
16 August - Have a say on new and extended clearways on Marsden Road between Dundas Valley and Carlingford
16 August - Community consultation reports now online for proposed Mona Vale Road and Forest Way intersection improvements
15 August - Feedback call for bridge draft urban design and landscape plan
15 August - Motorists reminded to slow down in new 10Km/h shared zone at Artarmon
15 August - Technology to improve traffic flow on Victoria Road at Rozelle
15 August - Community consultation report now online for proposed inner west bus reliability improvements
9 August - Plan ahead for road closures this weekend on Wakehurst Parkway at Frenchs Forest
3 August - Conquering the public sector jungle with Jane Drummond


July 2017

28 July - Design improvements to Euston Road upgrade announced
28 July - Work on new Sportmans Creek Bridge reaches major milestone
27 July - Planning for new Korns Crossing Bridge about to enter next stage
25 July - Traffic lights to switch on at Docker Street intersection in Wagga Wagga
24 July - Pacific Highway repairs north of Grafton after wet weather events
20 July - Busy Matraville intersection to get road safety upgrade
19 July - Second Bulli closure dates confirmed
6 July - Roads and Maritime Services celebrates Aboriginal history and culture
3 July - Trial full closure of Eastern Distributor off ramp at Cleveland Street

June 2017

30 June - CPI Increases on Roads and Maritime Services fees
29 June - Work set to start in July on Elizabeth Bay Marina safety upgrade
29 June - Nambucca heads to Urunga Pacific Highway upgrade noise report to be published in July
22 June - Jane Street and Mulgoa Road upgrade submissions report now available
21 June - Environmental Impact Statement released for the Bringelly to Glenmore Park section of The Northern Road Upgrade
19 June - Elizabeth Bay Marina safety upgrade approved with changes including no net increase to number of boats
15 June - Have a say on intersection improvements on Cumberland Highway and Merrylands Road at Greystanes
14 June - Tender for tourism activities on the Sydney Harbour Bridge
8 June - Community invited to have a say on proposed Alexandria to Moore Park Connectivity Upgrade
6 June - Work continues on Epping Town Centre Road and intersection upgrades
6 June - Scam emails target tolling customers
5 June - Wagga Wagga locals help employees better understand Aboriginal culture
5 June - Have a say on night work on Prince Highway and The Seven Ways at Rockdale
5 June - Improvement work continues on the Cumberland Highway at Cabramatta
2 June - Safety improvements on Croudace Street at Lambton

May 2017

29 May - Work starts to develop options for the future of Camp Street Bridge at Forbes
18 May - Safety to be improved on Kings Highway west of Batemans Bay
17 May - Speed limit reduced for safety between Glenugie and Tyndale
12 May - NSW drivers benefit from Healthlink service
8 May - Hydrological study for Devils Pulpit to Ballina section of the Pacific Highway upgrade released
5 May - Speed limit reduced on Windang Road to improve safety
2 May - Sydney Harbour Bridge toll booth removal enters next stage
2 May - Noise report published for Tintenbar to Ewingsdale Pacific Highway upgrade
1 May - Proposed Alexandria to Moore Park Connectivity upgrade Community Consultation Report online

April 2017

28 April - New lanes open on Woolgoolga to Halfway Creek Pacific Highway upgrade
20 April - Barge on its way as work ramps up on new Grafton Bridge
20 April - Motorists advised to slow down with new speed limit changes at Wardell
11 April - Roads and Maritime crews out in force as clean up from ex-cyclone Debbie continues
11 April - $17,500 deterrent for driving tired and making misleading entries in work diary
3 April - Planning progresses on proposed Pacific Highway and Manns Road upgrade

March 2017

29 March - Road safety at the heart of Woolgooga to Ballina upgrade
22 March - Dates announced for second Bulli Pass closure
22 March - Pollution and salvage specialists to descend on MOAMA next week for training exercise
15 March - Work starts on intersection improvements at Plumpton
14 March - Noise report published for Frederickton to Eungai Pacific Highway upgrade
10 March - Extension of consultation on proposed clearways on Warringah Road and Forest Way
10 March - Have your say on Review of Environmental Factors of Elizabeth Bay Marina
9 March - Work update on the Clarence River Bridge at Grafton
8 March - Have your say on new clearways between Auburn and Padstow Heights
3 March - Roads and waterways cleaned for Clean Up Australia Day

February 2017

28 February - New temporary speed limit on the M2 Motorway
20 February - Narellan Road upgrade one step closer to completion
10 February - Have your say on the proposed Mona Vale Road West upgrade
1 February - Bolivia Hill upgrade project seed collection

January 2017

30 January - Woolgoolga to Ballina emu fencing showing early success
30 January - Final stage of upgrade work completed on Gostwyck Bridge
27 January - Work starts on new Bells Line of Road overtaking lane
27 January - Consultation report for Denmark Link Road released
20 January - Major maintenance work completed on Cockle Creek Bridge at Speers Point
13 January - Have your say on proposed work on Hill Road and Carter Street at Olympic Park
12 January - Resurfacing work starts on the Westlink M7 Motorway
11 January - School zone extension for Holy Family Primary School
11 January - School zone for St Luke's Catholic School, Marsden Park
11 January - School zone extension for Governor Philip King Public School
6 January - Operation Boat Safe: Don't risk your life
6 January - Work restarts on $6.2 million heavy vehicle rest area on Hume Highway near Mullengandra

...2016 Roads and Maritime media releases

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