Out of hours notice for Northbourne Avenue: All northbound lanes at the Swinden Street intersection 9 - 12 November 2018

Final road asphalt laying will be undertaken along the northbound lanes of Northbourne Avenue at the Swinden Street intersection. Hours of work will be 8:00pm Friday 9 November through to 6:00am Monday 12 November.

Traffic Management and Detours:

On Friday and Saturday nights (8:00pm – 6:00am), Northbourne Avenue will be closed from the Mouat-Antill Streets intersection to Barton Highway for all northbound traffic. Detours below. During the day, northbound traffic will be reopened, however there will be lane reductions until Monday morning as the road is repaved. Traffic management will be in place and highly visible throughout the works, including signage and personnel.


Additional Information:

The equipment to be used includes: road milling and asphalt laying equipment, road rollers and trucks.

The project team will ensure the number of machines operating at the same time is limited and equipment turned off when not in use. Non-tonal reversing beepers will be used* and workers will be instructed to keep noise to a minimum. 


These works are designed to transform Canberra, making it more accessible and to provide greater commuter connectivity across an integrated public transport network. We appreciate the continued patience of the public and the support of the Canberra community as we carry out these works.

More information can be found by visiting www.canberra-metro.com.au. If you have any questions in relation to works in your local area, please contact Canberra Metro:

  • Phone 1300 208 824
Publish date:
08 November 2018
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