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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 September to 31 December; 8pm to 5amFull closures of northbound carriageway between Commercial and Toorak roads.Water main renewal works
Toorak Road and Walsh Street South Yarra1 September to 31 December; 8pm to 5amPartial closure on the Toorak Road carriageway between Marne Street and Punt Road. Full closure of the Walsh Street carriageway between Domain and Toorak roads.Water main renewal works
Epsom Road and Racecourse Road FlemingtonSunday 8 March 2015; 12pm to 11pmChanged traffic and parking conditions, road closures and traffic detours in the vicinity of the Flemington Racecourse. Road closures during the out-phase of the event.2015 Future Music Festival
Epsom Road and Racecourse Road FlemingtonMonday 9 March 2015; 12pm to 10pmChanged traffic and parking conditions, road closures and traffic detours in the vicinity of the Flemington Racecourse. Road closures during the out-phase of the event.2015 Good Life Youth Music Festival
Punt Road South Yarra10 November to 24 December; 9.30am to 3.30pm weekdays; 7am to 5pm weekendsFull closure of the southbound carriageway between Alexandra Avenue and The Righi, with southbound traffic diverted onto the northbound fast lane.Water main renewal works
Gatehouse Drive, Kensington5 December 2014 to 5 March 2015; 9.30am to 4.30pmFull closure of southbound carriageway between Smithfield Road and Musgrove Mews. Partial closure of the Smithfield Road westbound carriageway at Gatehouse Drive.Installation and removal of scaffolding
Crane lift aircondtioning unit6 December 2014 and 17 January 2015 Franklin Street, between Elizabeth and Swanston streets Crane lift aircondtioning unit
Queen Street and Little Lonsdale Street Melbourne12 December 2014 through to 12 March 2015 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
Tram track renewal works5 to 12 January2015 Spencer Street/Flinders Street at the intersection, and Spencer Street, between Collins Street and the Yarra River in both directions Tram track renewal works
Installation of air vents11 January 2015 Francis Street, between Spencer and King streets. Installation of air vents
Linlithgow Avenue Melbourne5pm Wednesday 24th through to 1am Thursday 25th December 2014Full closure of carriageway between St Kilda Road and Alexandra Avenue, and at Government House Drive.Event Closure


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