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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
Spencer Street and Francis Street Melbourne11 February to 24 April, 8pm to 5:30amFull closures of the Spencer Street southbound carriageway between Bourke and Collins streets. Full closures of the Francis Street carriageway between King and Spencer streets.Installation of power conduits
Eades Street / Stanley Street, Eades Place and Chetwynd Street North Melbourne24 February to 30 April: 7.30am to 5.30pm weekdays; 8am to 5pm Saturdays; 10am to 5pm SundaysRoad and footpath closures. Traffic detours in place.Water main construction works
Little Curran Street North Melbourne3 March to 30 April: 7.30am to 5.30pm weekdays; 8am to 5pm Saturdays; 10am to 5pm SundaysFull closures of carriageway between Melrose Street and Curran Street.Water main renewal works
Various roads in Kensington24 March to 21 April; 8am to 5pm weekdays (on weekdays road closures in Macaulay Road between 9.30am and 3.30pm only); 8am to 5pm Saturdays; 10am to 5pm SundaysFull closures on Macaulay Road eastbound carriageway, between Stubbs Street and Rankins Road, with two-way traffic maintained with contraflow operations on the westbound carriageway. Full closures of Barnett Street carriageway (both directions), between Macaulay Road and Roberston Street, with traffic detours via Rankins Road. Full closures of the Robertson Street carriageway (both directions), between Rankins Road and Barnett Street, with traffic detours via Macaulay Road or Smith Street. Partial closures on the Rankins Road southbound carriageway, between Roberston Street and Macaulay Road.Gas Utility Works
Various locations in the Central City Melbourne25 March to 25 April; 8pm to 6amPartial closures on the Lonsdale Street carriageway (bus/parking and slow lanes), between William Street and Crombie Lane . Full closures of the Flinders Lane carriageway, between Queen and Market streets, with traffic detours via Flinders Street or Collins streets. Full closures of the Lt Bourke Street carriageway, between Queen and William streets, with traffic detours via Bourke or Lonsdale streets. Partial closures on the Lonsdale Street eastbound carriageway (slow lane), between Spring and Nicholson streets. Partial closures on the Flinders Street westbound carriageway (slow lane), between Queen and Queens Bridge streets. Full closures of the Queen Street northbound carriageway, between Lt Collins and Bourke streets, with northbound traffic detoured via William Street. Full closures of the Lt Lonsdale Street carriageway, between Exhibition and Spring streets, with traffic detours via La Trobe and Victoria street sor via Lonsdale Street. Full closures of the Lt Collins Street carriageway, between Exhibition and Russell streets, with traffic detours via Collins or Bourke streets.Telecommunication utility works
Queen Street and Little Lonsdale Street Melbourne8 to 18 April; 8pm to 5amPartial closure on the Queen Street northbound carriageway between Lonsdale and La Trobe streets. Full closure of the Little Lonsdale Street carriageway between Queen and Elizabeth streets.Sewer Utility Works
Hope Street South Yarra23 April, 7am to 7pmFull closure of carriageway between Domain Road and Toorak Road.Crane lift of materials
Lonsdale Street Melbourne8pm 23 to 5am 24 AprilFull closure of westbound carriageway between Russell and Elizabeth streets, including full closure of southern footpath between Swanston and Elizabeth streets.Crane lift to install light signs onto Myer Emporium


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