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Roundabout removed for lights on Craigieburn Road

One of Craigieburn Road’s busiest intersections will soon be less congested for drivers following the demolition of an existing roundabout.  Construction crews are working at the Mickleham Road-Craigieburn Road intersection to install underground equipment and...

Dry Creek Road among Mitchell Shire Council’s worst: Kevin Butler

By Tricia Mifsud THE condition of Dry Creek Road in Kilmore has again been brought to Mitchell Shire Council’s attention in a plea from residents to have urgent maintenance work completed. In a letter to the...

New VicRoads online road rule refresher launched

A NEW road rule education tool has launched online to help drivers brush up on road safety knowledge. The interactive Road Rule Education Online platform provides the latest road rule content to help people better...

Operation introduced to reduce road fatalities this month

IN a concerted push to reduce fatalities during one of the most dangerous months for road trauma, Victoria Police has launched Operation Engage. Operation Engage will involve police targeting road users in priority locations across...

Hume Freeway closed at Craigieburn

Citybound lanes of the Hume Freeway are closed between the Hume Highway and Amaroo Road at Craigieburn due to a truck rollover.  Traffic is being directed by police along a detour onto the Hume Highway...

Craigieburn intersection to be closed for months as works are completed

The roundabout at Craigieburn Road and Mickleham Road intersection is now closed until mid-April to allow for the installation of traffic lights.  Crews will work over an eight-week period to remove the existing roundabout and...

Hume Freeway truck fire causes explosions heard across Broadford

MORE than 20 Country Fire Authority, CFA, vehicles fought a fire on the Hume Freeway at Broadford for several hours last night after a truck ignited, spilling oil across the road. The CFA was notified...

School speed zones set to resume

AS Victorians students return to school from Monday, drivers are being urged to take extra care on the road and adhere to 40km/h school speed zones. School speed zones will be enforced from 8am on...

Debate over regional roads speed limit proposal

AN inquiry into Victorian regional and rural roads has recommended that roads deemed a high crash risk should have their speed limit dropped to 80km/h. The State Government has supported the recommendation for regional roads...

Roadworks on Whittlesea-Kinglake Road

WHITTLESEA-Kinglake Road has been reduced to one lane of traffic in two locations between Kinglake and Kinglake West while the City of Whittlesea undertakes essential resealing works in the area. Work has begun and is...