Cyclists & Pedestrians

Cyclists & pedestrians

There will often be changed conditions on shared use paths and footpaths along the project corridor. At times we will need to close paths or use detours.

Here you will find details of all construction activities that impact on shared use paths.

Vaughan Street pedestrian bridge is now open! Find out more .

What's happening and where?

Earl Street pedestrian bridge

Timing:
From 8 July 2016 to late 2017
Direction: Inbound and Outbound
Detour: Yes
What to expect:
We have removed the Earl Street pedestrian bridge for freeway widening works. We expect to rebuilt the new Earl Street pedestrian bridge by late 2017. Signed detours are in place for pedestrians via the northern footpath on the English Street bridge.   The new Vaughan Street pedestrian bridge was reopened on 9 May 2017.

Coventry Street under the Tullamarine Freeway

Timing:
Ongoing until late 2017
Direction: Eastbound and Westbound
Detour: No
What to expect:
Changed cyclist and pedestrian condtions please proceed carefully and follow onsite signage

Mascoma Street under the Tullamarine Freeway

Timing:
Ongoing until late 2017
Direction: Eastbound and Westbound
Detour: No
What to expect:
Changed cyclist and pedestrian condtions please proceed carefully and follow onsite signage

Mickleham Road

Timing:
Ongoing until eary 2017
Direction: Northbound and Southbound
Detour: Yes
What to expect:
Eastern footpath closures and pedestrian detours on Mickleham Road under the Tullamarine Freeway

Wallace Crescent

Timing:
February to May 2017
Direction:
Detour: Yes
What to expect:
We will be temporarily closing a section of the Moonee Ponds Creek Trail to complete work.

Mount Alexander Road footpath

Timing:
February to May 2017
Direction:
Detour: Yes
What to expect:
We will be temporarily closing a section of the Mount Alexander Road footpath.

English Street bridge (south) and ramps

Timing:
22 May to 26 May 8pm - 6am
Direction: Westbound
Detour: No
What to expect:
Traffic management will replace signals around the bridge intersection during the nightly works. Traffic management will be available to escort cyclists across the bridge on an as needs basis See on-road signs for detours, and check the website for more details.

Activities
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Mode Timing Location Direction Suburb What to expect Detour
Mode: Cyclists Timing: 22 May to 26 May 8pm - 6am Location:
English Street bridge (south) and ramps
Direction: Westbound Suburb: Essendon Fields What to expect: Traffic management will replace signals around the bridge intersection during the nightly works. Traffic management will be available to escort cyclists across the bridge on an as needs basis See on-road signs for detours, and check the website for more details. Detour: No
Mode: Cyclists Timing: February to May 2017 Location:
Wallace Crescent
Direction: Suburb: Strathmore What to expect: We will be temporarily closing a section of the Moonee Ponds Creek Trail to complete work. Detour: Yes
Mode: Cyclists Timing: February to May 2017 Location:
Mount Alexander Road footpath
Direction: Suburb: Flemington / Travancore What to expect: We will be temporarily closing a section of the Mount Alexander Road footpath. Detour: Yes
Mode: Cyclists Timing: 12 April to 31 May 7pm - 6am Location:
Mount Alexander Road footpath
Direction: Inbound Suburb: Flemington What to expect: Path closed overnight. See detours. Detour: Yes
Mode: Cyclists Timing: Ongoing until eary 2017 Location:
Mickleham Road
Direction: Northbound and Southbound Suburb: Gladstone Park What to expect: Eastern footpath closures and pedestrian detours on Mickleham Road under the Tullamarine Freeway Detour: Yes
Mode: Cyclists Timing: From 8 July 2016 to late 2017 Location:
Earl Street pedestrian bridge
Direction: Inbound and Outbound Suburb: Essendon Fields What to expect: We have removed the Earl Street pedestrian bridge for freeway widening works. We expect to rebuilt the new Earl Street pedestrian bridge by late 2017. Signed detours are in place for pedestrians via the northern footpath on the English Street bridge.   The new Vaughan Street pedestrian bridge was reopened on 9 May 2017. Detour: Yes
Mode: Cyclists Timing: Ongoing until late 2017 Location:
Coventry Street under the Tullamarine Freeway
Direction: Eastbound and Westbound Suburb: Gowanbrae What to expect: Changed cyclist and pedestrian condtions please proceed carefully and follow onsite signage Detour: No
Mode: Cyclists Timing: Ongoing until late 2017 Location:
Mascoma Street under the Tullamarine Freeway
Direction: Eastbound and Westbound Suburb: Strathmore What to expect: Changed cyclist and pedestrian condtions please proceed carefully and follow onsite signage Detour: No

Detours and footpath closures

The following are closures that impact on cyclists and pedestrians:

Moonee Ponds Creek Trail

The Trail crosses under the CityLink and Tullamarine freeways in a number of locations. We will need to close sections of the Trail to safely carry out widening works.

Get a detailed view of all the current closures and detours.

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Questions? 

If you have any questions about the above works then contact 1300 783 947 or email citylinktullawidening@roads.vic.gov.au.