Detours and closures
Melbourne Water has resumed its water main installation along Canning Street in Carlton, with a new detour route for riders.
There will be brief delays for riders on the Moonee Ponds Creek Trail close to Docklands from Wednesday 15 January.
There will be interruptions to riders on the Main Yarra Trail in Abbotsford Monday 13 January.
As work on the Mordialloc Freeway ramps up there will be detours to some local bike routes.
The Capital City Trail will be closed for the first week in January for tram works at Nicholson Street as part of the Route 96 upgrade project. See map of detour.
Major tram stop upgrades start in Williams Street from Monday, and for regular riders along the route, it ain’t going to be pretty.
Now that stage 2 of the Plenty Road upgrade is underway, bike lanes are closed and a detour is in place. See the detour route.
Upgrade works to the Ballarat Road Bridge in Flemington will close the outbound bike lane from next week until mid-February.
The Royal Parade service lane near Grattan Street will be closed to traffic—including bikes—for about four weeks from Friday 8 November.
The awkward crossing where the Upfield Trail meets Brunswick Road gets an important safety upgrade in the coming days.
Riders along the busy Footscray Road trail will have a new, uplifting experience over the next six months as they venture west.
The detour for bike riders on Canning Street in Carlton will move further north from Tuesday 29 October as City West Water progresses with water main renewal work.
Major works around the future Anzac Station site on St Kilda Road over the next two weeks will detour some riders and require all riders to take extra care.
The main Yarra Trail underpass at the Swan Street Bridge will get some safety tweaks next month, requiring a temporary closure from Monday 30 September.
Riders should be alert to tram works on Nicholson Street in the vicinity of the intersection with the Capital City Trail.
Work on the new $13.4M Carlton water main down Canning Street starts on Monday, and the first detour will be in place on Tuesday morning.
The Bellarine Rail Trail will be temporarily closed near Drysdale to enable a bridge lift, with a detour in place from 26 August to 7 September.
As part of the M40 Preston Reservoir to Merri Creek Water Main Renewal project, there will be a couple of road closures and detours over the next two weekends.
The City of Melbourne is upgrading a stretch of the Maribyrnong River Trail between the Hobsons Street stock bridge through to the rail bridge in Kensington.
The days of riding on the notorious timber boardwalk in Wantirna South are numbered, with work starting soon on the new connection along the Burwood Highway.