Vic Roads are warning residents there could be traffic delays of up to an hour this weekend, as multiple road closures stop traffic around Melbourne.
With routine maintenance underway, current road projects and the St Kilda Festival - it looks like it might be a day to put your Myki to good use.
Here's the run down:
EastLink will be closed this Saturday night in both directions between Canterbury Road and Springvale Road, for routine maintenance. This is includes both EastLink tunnels and the Ringwood Bypass. Please detour via Canterbury Road and Springvale Road, and allow extra time.
TULLAMARINE FREEWAY (THURSDAY NIGHT UNTIL MONDAY NIGHT)
The Tullamarine Freeway will be closed inbound each night 11pm-5am from the Airport to Mickleham Road from Thursday night through to Monday night. Detours will be in place, please allow extra time.
The entry ramp from the M80 Ring Road Altona-bound to the Tullamarine Freeway inbound will also be closed Thursday and Friday night 8.30pm-6am.
SUNDAY – The Monash Freeway is closed outbound this Sunday night 11.30pm-5am between Heatherton Road and Belgrave-Hallam Road, for upgrade works. A detour will be in place via Heatherton Road and Belgrave-Hallam Road. Please allow extra time.
There are a number of ramp and lane closures across the weekend on the Monash Freeway. Please visit the project website for more information about how these closures affect your journey
The Calder Freeway will be reduced to one lane outbound on Thursday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday nights 8pm-5.30am, for resurfacing works between Keilor Park Drive and Green Gully Road. Please allow extra time if you’re travelling through the area.
M80 RING ROAD
There are a number of upcoming lane, exit ramp and entry ramp closures.
HODDLE ST & EASTERN FWY
Closures on Hoddle St this weekend from Friday night until 5am Monday between Johnston St and Queens Pde. The Eastern Fwy at Hoddle St will also be affected by overnight lane and ramp closures in both directions. Delays in excess of one hour are expected. Plan ahead to avoid the area.
ST KILDA FESTIVAL
Closures and restrictions will be in place on Sunday for the St Kilda Festival, including Fitzroy St, Beaconsfield Pde and Jacka Blvd.More info: https://stkildafestival.com.au/road-closure-map/
McDONALDS ROAD, SOUTH MORANG
McDonalds Road will be closed Thursday night 8pm-6am between Civic Drive and Bush Boulevard, for beam lifts. Please avoid the area and seek a local detour.
SPENCER STREET, MELBOURNE
Left lane closed southbound at Little Lonsdale Street until 14 February, for the Spencer Street Sewer Upgrade. Avoid it if you can and seek an alternative route. Please allow extra time. King Street is one possible alternative route.