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Updated night works: Temporary road closure on Margaret St off-ramp, access to CBD via Elizabeth Street

Night works: For five nights over a two-week period from Monday 19 October 2020 access to the CBD will be via Elizabeth St for southbound traffic on the Riverside Expressway. Daytime traffic not affected.     

When:

Night works will occur for five nights only between 8pm to 5.30am from Monday 19 October to Friday 30 October 2020. These works will occur within the main Queen’s Wharf site and on one southbound lane on the Riverside Expressway, near the Margaret St off-ramp for southbound traffic.

Where:

Night works occurring along the Riverside Expressway on the road safety barrier near the Margaret St off-ramp require the Margaret St off ramp (for southbound traffic) and two lanes of the Riverside Expressway to be closed while street furniture including light poles are removed. See attached map.

 What to expect:

Margaret Street off-ramp will be closed to through traffic for the duration of the night works. Detour signage including visible digital message signs will direct motorists use the Elizabeth Street for access to the CBD.  Through traffic using the Riverside Expressway will not be affected.

What else to expect:

  • Two temporary lane closures for southbound traffic on the Riverside Expressway (through access on the Riverside Expressway will be maintained at all times)
  • Construction vehicles with flashing lights and reversing beepers
  • At times, noisy works to remove light poles form the Riverside Expressway.