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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
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
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
Waratah Place Melbourne22 June to 22 September 2015 7:00am to 5:00pm in Waratah Place 9:30am to 3:30pm in Lonsdale StreetFull closure of laneway between Lonsdale Street and Little Bourke Street. Partial closure on the Lonsdale Street westbound carriageway between Russell Street and Waratah Place.Power Utility Works
Punt Road and Domain Road South Yarra30 June to 30 September 2015 10pm to 6amClosures and detours at intersection. Traffic on Domain Road will require to detour via Toorak Road West. Traffic on Punt Road will contra-flow on the northbound carriageway.Water main renewal works
Heffernan Lane Melbourne25 June to 22 September 2015 7:00am to 5:00pm in Heffernan Lane 9:30am to 3:30pm in Lonsdale StreetFull closure of laneway between Lonsdale and Little Bourke Street. Partial closure on the Lonsdale Street westbound carriageway between Waratah Place and Heffernan Lane.Power Utility Works
Blackwood Street North Melbourne13th July to 13th August 2015 9am to 4pm weekdays 7am to 5pm weekendsFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Flemington Road and Courtney Street.Power Utility Works
Henderson Street North Melbourne21 July to 21 August 2015 7am to 5pmFull closure of southbound carriageway between Gracie Street and Fogarty Street.Power Utility Works
Various roads in Melbourne and CarltonSunday 9 August 2015 6am to 5pmFull closure of the Swanston Street northbound carriageway between La Trobe Street and A’Beckett Street, Melbourne. Full closure of the Franklin Street carriageway (both directions) between Swanston Street and Victoria Street, Melbourne. Full closure of the Stewart Street carriageway between Franklin Street and A’Beckett Street, Melbourne. Full closure of the Cardigan Street carriageway (both directions) between Victoria Street and Queensberry Street, Carlton. Full closure of the Earl Street carriageway between Cardigan Street and Orr Street, Carlton. RMIT University Open Day 2015
Construction of DDA compliant tram platformsFriday 24 July ~ Sunday 30 August 2015, 8pm Monday – 5am Friday (weekdays), 9pm Friday – 5am Monday (weekends)Collins Street, between William Street and Market Street Construction of DDA compliant tram platforms
Market Lane Melbourne25 July to 25 August 2015 7:30am to 3:00pmFull closure of laneway between Bourke Street and Little Bourke Street.Water Utility Works
Grattan Street Parkville1 and 16 August 2015 8am to 7pm weekends onlyFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Royal Parade/Elizabeth Street and Flemington Road.Use of boom lifts for cladding works
Various roads in CarltonSunday 16th August 2015 8am to 6pmFull closure of the Grattan Street carriageway (both directions) between Swanston Street and Royal Parade / Elizabeth Street. Full closure of the Berkeley Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. Full closure of the Barry Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. Full closure of the Leicester Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. Full closure of the Bouverie Street carriageway (both directions) between Pelham Street and Grattan Street. 2015 Melbourne University Open Day
Franklin Street MelbourneSaturday 8th August 2015 8am to 9pmFull closure of eastbound carriageway between Elizabeth Street and Swanston Street.Crane lift to erect site tower crane
Elizabeth Street Melbourne1 to 31 August 2015 10pm to 6amFull closure of southbound carriageway between La Trobe Street and Little Lonsdale Street.Removal of news stand
Flinders Lane Melbourne1 and 8 August 2015 8am to 6pmFull closure of carriageway between Spring Street and Exhibition Street, including full closure of the northern footpath between Spring Street and Howitt Lane.Removal of waste material
Full closure of Little Bourke Street, between Russell Street and Swanston Street,Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 August 2015, and Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 August 2015, with proposed working hours starting between 7am to 5pm Full closure of Little Bourke Street, between Russell Street and Swanston Street, Full closure of Heffernan Lane, between Lonsdale Street and Little Collins Street, Full closure of Waratah Place, between Lonsdale Street and Little Collins Street, and Partial closure of Lonsdale Street westbound bus lane, immediately west of Russell Street Power Utility Works
Toorak Road and Walsh Street South Yarra4 to 18 August 2015 9:30am to 3:30pm weekdays 8:00am to 5:00pm Saturdays 10:00am to 5:00pm SundaysPartial closure on the Toorak Road eastbound carriageway between Walsh Street and Punt Road. Full closure of the Walsh Street carriageway between Domain Road and Toorak Road.Line marking works
Barry Street Carlton5 and 6 August 2015 7am to 7pmFull closure of carriageway between Leicester Street and Pelham Street, including full closure of the western footpath.Concrete pour
Collins Street and King Street Melbourne16 August to 9 November 2015 8:30pm to 5:00am Sunday to Thursday nights 6:00am to 3:00pm weekendsFull closure of the Collins Street eastbound carriageway between Spencer Street and King Street. Partial closure on the King Street northbound carriageway between Flinders Lane and Collins Street.Drainage Renewal Works
Howitt Lane MelbourneFriday 7th August 2015 7am to 7pmFull closure of laneway from Flinders Lane.Use of scissor lift to relocate power
Installation of display suiteStart Date and Time Finish Date and Time 05/08/15 10.00 am 05/08/15 3.30 pm 06/08/15 10.00 am 06/08/15 3.30 pm 07/08/15 10.00 am 07/08/15 3.30 pm 08/08/15 7.00 am 08/08/15 5.00 pm 09/08/15 8.00 am 09/08/15 5.00 pm Spencer Street and Lonsdale Street northeast corner at the intersection KPI Traffic Control


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