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CityLink outbound closure between West Gate Freeway and Flemington Road

Detour routes for traffic heading north (airport) when CityLink is closed outbound between the West Gate Freeway and Flemington Road.

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Detour details

When we close the outbound (airport) carriageway of CityLink from the West Gate Freeway to Flemington Road, you will not be able to get on the Bolte Bridge from the West Gate Freeway or use the outbound entry ramps at Footscray Road and Dynon Road.  

The first open outbound entry ramp will be at Flemington Road. To help you get there, the following detours will be in place:

If you are heading westbound (Geelong) on the West Gate Freeway

  1. Take the Airport / Todd Road exit
  2. Continue to Todd Road (do not re-enter the freeway)
  3. Turn right onto Todd Road
  4. Turn right onto Cook Street
  5. Take the entry ramp onto the West Gate Freeway
  6. Follow the detour below for eastbound traffic on the West Gate Freeway

If you are heading eastbound (tunnel) on the West Gate Freeway

  1. Continue past the closed Bolte Bridge / CityLink entry ramp
  2. Take the Lorimer Street exit. Stay left.
  3. Turn left onto Wurundjeri Way.
  4. Turn right onto Dudley. Warning, there is a low bridge on Dudley Street. High-sided vehicles are advised to turn right at La Trobe Street.
  5. Turn left onto Spencer Street
  6. Turn right onto Dryburgh Street
  7. Continue onto Macaulay Road
  8. Turn right onto Boundary Road.
  9. Keep right. Turn left onto Flemington Road / Mount Alexander Road.
  10. Follow the road onto the freeway.

If you want to enter the freeway at the outbound (airport) Footscray Road entry ramp

  1. Continue on Footscray Road
  2. Turn right onto Docks Link Road
  3. Turn right onto Dynon Road
  4. Turn left onto Macaulay Road
  5. Turn right onto Boundary Road.
  6. Keep right. Turn left onto Flemington Road / Mount Alexander Road.
  7. Follow the road onto the freeway.

If you want to enter the freeway at the outbound (airport) Dynon Road entry ramp

  1. Continue on Dynon Road
  2. Turn left onto Docks Link Road
  3. Turn left onto Footscray Road
  4. Turn left onto Dudley Street. Warning, there is a low bridge on Dudley Street. High-sided vehicles are advised to continue and turn left at La Trobe Street.
  5. Turn left onto Spencer Street
  6. Turn right onto Dryburgh Street
  7. Continue onto Macaulay Road
  8. Turn right onto Boundary Road.
  9. Keep right. Turn left onto Flemington Road / Mount Alexander Road.
  10. Follow the road onto the freeway

Questions?

If you have any questions about this detour then contact us at 1300 783 947 (select option 1) or ctwbullatopower@cpbcon.com.au.