Topic: Roads

Lifesaving Technology In Action At Dunkeld Intersection

It is now easier and safer for drivers to turn onto the Glenelg Highway at a high-risk intersection near Dunkeld, with the installation of new technology now complete thanks to the Andrews Labor Government. The new electronic Side Road Activate Speed signs are now in place on the Glenelg Highway where it intersects Dunkeld-Cavendish Road […]

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Motorcycle Safety The Target Of New Campaign

A new motorcycle education safety campaign has been launched to help address a tragic spike in motorcycle fatalities in Victoria this year. Across the state, 28 motorcyclists and passengers have lost their lives this year – 11 more than for the same time last year. The ‘Every Second – Always On’ campaign, encourages riders to […]

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Busting Congestion And Boosting Safety In Sebastopol

The Andrews Labor Government’s Keeping Ballarat Moving investment is set to bust congestion and improve safety for schoolkids in the heart of Sebastopol. The $60.8 million package of upgrades will help to keep traffic flowing at some of the area’s most notorious traffic chokepoints, as well as improving safety for students heading to and from […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads

Regional Communities To Have Their Say On Road Safety

The Andrews Labor Government will hold eight road safety community roundtables across Victoria in the coming months to seek views on reducing the number of lives lost and serious injuries on regional roads. The community roundtables will follow on from last week’s Road Safety Summit at the State Library, where road safety experts and community […]

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We All Have A Role To Keep Our Roads Safe

Victorian drivers are being urged to slow down and adapt to changing conditions, with the onset of winter and the approaching long weekend increasing risk levels on the state’s roads. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and TAC Jaala Pulford today joined representatives from the Transport Accident Commission and VicRoads to call on Victorian motorists to […]

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New Campaign Highlights The Dangers Of Distracted Driving

A new campaign is calling on drivers to ditch the distractions and put their phones away to make Victoria’s roads safer. Minister for Roads, Road Safety and the TAC Jaala Pulford today joined the Transport Accident Commission CEO Joe Calafiore to unveil the new campaign ahead of the Victorian Road Safety Summit. The campaign tells […]

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New Speed Limit To Boost Safety Through Casterton

The Andrews Labor Government is boosting safety for drivers and pedestrians in the heart of Casterton. Minister for Roads Jaala Pulford today announced a new 40km/h speed limit would be introduced on the Glenelg Highway in the main shopping strip of Casterton. As a key freight route, the Glenelg Highway carries about 2600 vehicles a […]

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Smoother, Safer Roads Across Our Suburbs And Regions

The Andrews Labor Government is delivering on its promises and making the roads Victorians rely on every day safer and more reliable as part of a huge investment in our suburbs and regions. Over the last four years, the Labor Government has overhauled Victoria’s road network – upgraded the Monash and Tullamarine freeways, alongside fixing […]

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Wider And Safer Roads Thanks To Vital Upgrade Package

Drivers in Victoria’s south west can now enjoy a smoother and safer journey with a package of road rebuilding and widening works now complete. The Andrews Labor Government have invested $40 million to upgrade narrow roads across south-western Victoria – with the final three roads under that package recently completed. The final roads to be […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Roads, Western Victoria Region

Landmarks Light Up And Hundreds Walk For Road Safety

Hundreds of people have converged on Albert Park Lake and Iconic Victorian landmarks will glow yellow this week in memory and support of people impacted by road trauma. Minister for Roads and Minister for Road Safety and TAC Jaala Pulford today joined the Transport Accident Commission (TAC), Victoria Police, Road Trauma Support Services Victoria and […]

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