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Detours and closures

Lane closures in Burnley Street

Riders on Burnley Street in Richmond may encounter partial lane closures over the next few weeks as Melbourne Water contractors replace underground sewer vent lines.

Road works on Mount Dandenong route

Works to upgrade the Mount Dandenong Tourist Road are underway again and riders can expect periodic lane closures in Tremont and Sassafras for short periods.

Detours on Darebin Creek Trail

The Darebin Creek Trail in Mill Park will be subject to detours early in 2022 as works on the new Child’s Road Bridge continues.

Yarra Boulevard roadworks

Riders on Yarra Boulevard in Richmond will encounter road works over the next month as raised wombat crossings are being installed outside Melbourne Girls College.

Mt Donna Buang Road closed

Riders in the eastern Yarra Ranges should be aware that Mt Donna Buang Road is closed between Mount Toolebewong and the Mt Donna Buang Road summit due to a landslip.

Eltham intersection shutdown

There will be major traffic impacts in the New Year when the notorious Fitzsimons Lane roundabout in Eltham is replaced with a new intersection.

Trail at Albion remains open

The trail along the rail corridor from Sunshine to Albion remains open although the station carpark closure at the station has been extended.

Bus replacement to impact bike lanes

Train line shutdowns during December—and the bus replacement services to carry displaced passengers—will impact a number of bike routes between now and Christmas.

Lygon lane closures

Riders along Lygon Street over the next few weeks will encounter gas utility works occupying sections of the roadway.

Djerring Trail closures

Sections of the Djerring Trail between Westall Station and Sandown Park Station, will be temporarily closed until December for construction and testing of new signalling systems.

Bridge closure in Northcote

The 100 year-old High Street Bridge over the Merri Creek will be closed later this month to replace the existing bridge deck with a new, stronger structure that can take the weight of tram traffic.

Maribyrnong Trail detour

An outdoor music festival in Footscray will detour the Maribyrnong River Trail for a day later in November.

Trail closure at Preston

Works on the Preston Level Crossings project will close the Railway Reserve path between Murray Road and Regent Street in early December.

Main Yarra Trail detour

Bikes along the Yarra Trail near Princes Bridge will be temporally detoured at the Peppercorn Lawn tomorrow, Friday.
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Main Yarra trail disruption

Travel along the Main Yarra Trail in Cremorne and Burnley will be disrupted next week as contractors conduct inspections of the freeway viaduct above the trail, along the river.

Detours on Barwon Heads Road

As work on the Barwon Heads Road widening project ramps up bike riders have been offered an alternative route to avoid the construction site.

New Yarraville path and bridge underway

Construction of the new path along Harris Street at the Yarraville Gardens is underway, along with preparations for the new bike bridge across the Whitehall Street truck route.

Expect minor impacts in Aberfeldie

The upgrade of the Maribyrnong River main sewer has moved to the Aberfeldie Park precinct, adjacent to the Maribyrnong River Trail and local bike routes.

Ride clear of Docklands tram works

A major upgrade of tram infrastructure on Harbour Esplanade at Docklands is not expected to impact the bike trail along the harbour.

North Coburg detour

A key intersection in North Coburg will be closed down for a month to remove a notorious roundabout.
Changed conditions on Dudley Street

Changed conditions on Dudley Street

The shared path connection along Dudley Street, West Melbourne, between Footscray Road and Adderley Street may be busier than usual from next week.

Minor detour on Main Yarra Trail

A minor detour around the Main Yarra Trail in Abbotsford will be in place early next week while work is done to stabilise the riverbank.
Djerring Trail

Djerring Trial temporary closures

Riders on the Djerring Trail in Springvale may be impacted as sections of the trail are temporarily closed from September to November.

Work starting on Mt Dandenong Road

The long-awaited safety upgrades to the Mt Dandenong Tourist Road will get underway later this month, including new widened shoulders and rest areas.

Royal Parade lane closure

The Royal Parade southbound service lane, adjacent to the Grattan Street east site, will be closed for about three weeks from Monday.
O’Herns Road diversion

O’Herns Road diversion

The Galada Timboore Pathway will be switched through to the new underpass at O’Herns Road this Saturday.
m80 ring road detour

M80 Trail detour continues

The section of western ring road trail M80 Trail between Blaxland Avenue overpass and the Edgars Road, Greensborough-bound, exit ramp will remain closed until the end of the year.
Detour through Spottswood

Detour through Spotswood

Road works to relocate utilities for the West Gate Tunnel project will result in minor detours through Spotswood over the coming months.
Preston laneway closure

Preston laneway closure

A laneway near Bell Station sometimes used by riders for local access will be closed until late next year.
Dandenong bike lane closures

Dandenong bike lane closures

Level Crossing works will close bike lanes in Dandenong for three weeks from Friday, with the bike lanes between South Gippsland Highway and Princes Highway closed.

Djerring Trail closures

Some sections of the Djerring Trail shared user path between Westall Station and Sandown Park Station will be temporarily closed at various times during July and August.
Hendersons Drain Trail closed

Hendersons Drain Trail closed

The Hendersons Drain Trail will be closed near the confluence with the Darebin Creek until the end of next year as works continue with the Childs Road upgrade.
M80 trail closure in Fawkner

M80 trail closure in Fawkner

A section of the Western Ring Road trail in Fawkner will be closed for two weeks from next Monday, with detours in place.

Take care on Yarra Trail

Bike riders will be asked to be cautious on a short section of the Main Yarra Trail in Abbotsford during the next couple of weeks.

Heads up! Bridge down!

A major tram track renewal project will require the closure of Princes Bridge and a section of St Kilda Road for two weeks.
Detours in Templestowe

Detours in Templestowe

Porter Street in Templestowe will be closed at Fitzsimons Lane on Wednesday for a month, requiring a major detour.

Don’t go to the Dandenongs

Victorian bike riders looking the make the most of relaxed coronavirus restrictions are being asked not to ride to the Dandenongs.

Take care at Westall

Riders along the Djerring Trail may notice construction activities at Westall Station this weekend.

Borers active under trail

Borers will soon be active under the Moonee Ponds Creek Trail in North Melbourne, however riders needn’t worry about being undermined.
Main Yarra Trail closure at Gipps Street

Main Yarra Trail closure at Gipps Street

A popular section of the Main Yarra Trail between Gipps Street and the Clarke Street connection in Abbotsford will be temporarily closed for five days next week.

Yarra Trail disruptions in CBD

A section of path along the Yarra River north bank through the city is to be reconstructed, resulting in disruptions to riders and walkers who use the area.