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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
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
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
St Kilda Road Southbank and South Melbourne12am Saturday 4 to 5am Thursday 9 July 2015Fulltime closure of the centre carriageways (both directions) between Southbank Boulevard/Linlithgow Avenue and Park Street, including closure of all pedestrian crossing points.Tram Track and DDA Platform Construction
Flinder Street Melbourne18 to 25 July 12am to 5am Russell and Exhibition streets open earlierFulltime closure of the Flinders Street carriageway (both directions) between west of Spring Street and west of Russell Street, including closure at intersections of Russell and Exhibition streets. Major traffic detours will be in place.Tram Track Renewal Works
Katherine Place Melbourne7 June to 5 July 2015 10am to 6pm SundaysFull closure of laneway between Flinders Street and Flinders Lane. Full closure of the Flinders Lane southern footpath across Katherine Place.Signage maintenance/replacement works
Catherine Street Southbank8 June to 4 July 2015 7:00am to 7:00pm weekdays 8:00am to 3:00pm SaturdaysFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Clarke Street and Moray Street, including full closures of the northern footpath.Concrete pour
Market Lane Melbourne13 June to 13 July 2015 7:30am to 3:00pmFull closure of laneway between Bourke Street and Little Bourke Street.Water Utility Works
Princes Street and Nicholson Street Carlton21 June to 21 July 2015 6:30pm to 5:30amClosures and traffic detours at intersection. Northbound traffic on Nicholson Street must turn into Princes Street.Road asphalting works
Pearl River Road Docklands22 June to 24 July 2015 7:30am to 5:30pm weekdays 8:00am to 5:00pm Saturdays 10:00am to 5:00pm SundaysFull closure of carriageway south of Docklands Drive.Water utility 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
Franklin Street Melbourne4 and 5 July 2015 7am to 7pmFull closure of the Franklin Street westbound carriageway between Swanston Street and Elizabeth Street, including full closure of the southern footpath. Full closure of the Elizabeth Street eastern footpath between Franklin Street and A'Beckett Street.Crane lift to install overhead gantry
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
Tower crane installationSaturday 27 and Sunday 28 June 2015, (full time) and Saturday 4 July 2015 and Sunday 5 July 2015 (full time) Little Lonsdale Street, between Spencer Street and King Street Ttower crane installation
Spring Gardens Street South Yarra29 June to 13 July 2015 7:00am to 5:30pmFull closure of Spring Gardens Street between Pasley Street and Punt Road.Water main renewal works
Power Utility Worksfrom 04-July-2015 to 12-July-2015Little Bourke Street, Heffernan Lane, Waratah Place and Lonsdale Street 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 Traffic Diversions Group
Removal tower crane04-July-2015 and 05-July-2015 A'Beckett Street, between Anthony Street and Elizabeth Street Removal tower crane
Material removal works04-July-2015 and 11-July-2015 Flinders Lane, between Spring Street and Exhibition Street Material removal works
Precast removal works04-July-2015 Little Collins Street, between Russell Street and Elizabeth Street Precast removal works
Crane Lift of building materials04-July-2015 and 05-July-2015 Lonsdale Street, between William Street and King Street Crane Lift of building materials
Glass canopy maintenance works05-July-2015 and 12-July-2015 Lonsdale Street, between Spencer Street and King Street Glass canopy maintenance works


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