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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
Rosslyn Street West Melbourne6pm to 11pm; 18 April and 6pm to 1am; 2 May. Full closure of carriageway (both directions) between Railway Place and Adderley Street.Event Closure
Cardigan Street CarltonSaturdays 18 March, 18 April and 2 May; 8am to 3pmFull closure of northbound carriageway between Victoria and Queensberry streets, including full closure of the western footpath.Crane lift of wall panels
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
Pasley Street and Spring Gardens Street South Yarra17 to 30 April; 7am to 5.30pmFull closures of Pasley Street between Pasley Street North and Spring Gardens Street. Full closures of Spring Gardens Street between Pasley Street and Punt Road.Water main renewal 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
Queens Bridge Street Southbank12am Thursday 23 April to 5am Thursday 30 AprilFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Whiteman Street/Power Street and Flinders Street. Major traffic detours will be in place.Tram Track Renewal 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
Grattan Street Parkville7am Saturday 2 May to 8pm Sunday 3 MayFull closure of carriageway (both directions) between Flemington Road and Royal Parade / Elizabeth Street.Use of boom lift to install soffit on bridge
Tower crane installationSaturday 16 May to Sunday 17 May 2015 Russell Street between Little Collins and Bourke StreetsTower crane installation


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