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Road closures

Roads around the City of Melbourne may be closed off for various reasons including major events, roadworks, building work or filming.

Partial road closures are not included in these lists – only full road closures.  

More information

See VicRoads for information on the latest travel and road conditions including:

See Department of Transport for information on major road projects.

Road closures
StreetDatesDetailsPurpose
Market Street MelbourneClosed from today until further advised.Fulltime closure of the northbound carriageway between Flinders Lane and Collins Street.ROAD CLOSURE TO DUE TO UNSAFE BUILDING
Therry Street Melbourne11 April to 11 May 2015; 8am to 5pm Saturdays; 10am to 5pm SundaysFull closure of westbound carriageway between Victoria and Elizabeth streets.Power Utility Works
Little Collins and Swanston streets Melbourne20 April to 12 June 8pm to 4am Sunday to ThursdayFull closure of the Little Collins Street carriageway between Russell and Elizabeth streets. Partial closure on the Swanston Street carriageway (both directions) at its intersection with Little Collins Street.Gas Utility Works
Keppel and Cardigan Streets, CarltonFriday 24 April to Sunday 24 May, 7am to 5pmClosure and traffic detours at roundabout intersection.Power Utility Works
Manhole installation works27 April to 27 June 2015 Bourke Street, between Russell and Exhibition StreetsManhole installation works
Dorcas and Wells Streets Southbank27 April to 31 July 2015 9am to 4pm weekdays 7am to 5pm weekendsClosures and traffic detours at roundabout intersection. Detours via St Kilda Road, Coventry Street, Kings Way and Bank Street.Road resurfacing works
Riverside Quay SouthbankSaturday 2 to Thursday 7 May 2015 9.30am to 3pm weekdays 8am to 5pm Saturday 10am to 5pm SundayFull closure of carriageway between Southbank Boulevard and Cook Street, including full closure of the northern footpath.Installation of hoist onto gantry
Punt Road South Yarra1 June to 30 September 2015; 8pm to 6amFull closure of carriageway, alternating between northbound and southbound, between Toorak and Commercial roada.Water main renewal works
Stawell Street West Melbourne29 and 30 April; 1, 4 and 5 May; 7am to 7pmFull closure of southbound carriageway between Miller and Ireland streets.Crane lift of structural steel
Punt Road South Yarra1 June to 1 September; 8.30pm to 6amFull closure of northbound carriageway between Domain Road and Alexandra Avenue.Water main renewal works
Godfrey Street Melbourne6am Thursday 7 to 12pm Saturday 9 MayFull closure of carriageway between Bourke and Little Collins streets.Event Closure
Lonsdale and William Streets7am Saturday 9 to 7pm Sunday 10 MayFull closure of the Lonsdale Street westbound carriageway between William and King Street, including full closure of the southern footpath. Partial closure on the William Street northbound carriageway between Little Bourke and Lonsdale Street, including full closure of the western footpath.Crane lift of building materials
La Trobe and Elizabeth Streets2 to 10 May 2015 weekend only 8am to 5pm Saturdays 10am to 5pm SundaysFull closure of the La Trobe Street eastbound carriageway between Queen and Elizabeth Street. Partial closure on the Elizabeth Street northbound carriageway between La Trobe and A'Beckett Street.Use of travel tower to lift materials
Flemington Road ParkvilleFriday 15 to Monday 18 May, 7pm to 5pm Friday 22 to Monday 25 May, 7pm to 5pmFull closure of the southbound service road between Grattan Street and the Haymarket Roundabout, with traffic diverted onto the centre carriageway. Full closure of the northern footpath.Crane lift to remove site tower crane
Jolimont LaneSaturday 2 May and Saturday 9 May 2015, 8am to 11amBetween Jolimont Street and Maxwell LaneMobile Crane to lift air conditioner onto building
Todd Road Port Melbourne8pm Friday 8 to 5am Monday 11 May 8pm Friday 15 to 5am Monday 18 MayFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Lorimer Street and Williamstown Road.Road works
ACDC Lane and Duckboard Place8am Sunday 10 May to 12am Monday 11 MayFull closure of laneways from Flinders Lane.Event Closure
Melrose Street North MelbourneSunday 17 May, 9am to 5pmFull closure of northbound carriageway between Canning and Erskine streets.Event Closure
Ireland Street West Melbourne6 to 20 May 2015 7.30am to 5.30pm weekdays 8am to 5pm Saturdays 10am to 5pm SundaysFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Abbotsford and Hawke streets.Sewer main upgrade works
Pelham Street CarltonThursday 7 May, 8am to 3pmFull closure of westbound carriageway between Cardigan and Swanston streets with contra-flow on the eastbound carriageway. Full closure of the southern footpath.Concrete Pour
Tower crane installationSaturday 16 May to Sunday 17 May 2015 Russell Street between Little Collins and Bourke StreetsTower crane installation


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