Randwick upgrade work on Belmore Road during April 2018

Posted 6 April 2018

Randwick City Council will conduct work across three consecutive weekends to upgrade the northern end of Belmore Rd at Randwick Junction.

Works will take place from 10pm Friday to 5am the following Monday on the weekends of:

  • 6 to 9 April
  • 13 to 16 April
  • 20 to 23 April 2018 (last weekend subject to confirmation).

Works will take place on Belmore Rd between Alison Rd and Waratah Ave, Randwick.

Lane closures

  • The northbound lanes of Belmore Rd will be closed between Silver St and Alison Rd during the work.
  • One of two southbound lanes will remain open to allow southbound buses only travel.

Bus stops impact

  • The southbound bus stop Belmore Rd opposite Silver St (Stop ID 2031174) will be relocated or closed depending on where the work is taking place. A temporary or alternative stop will be in place 40m to 200m away.
  • The northbound bus stops Alison Rd near Arthur St (Stop ID 203135) and Belmore Rd near Alison Rd (Stop ID 203136) will be temporarily closed. Alternative stops will be in place 100m to 300m away.

Bus routes impact

  • Bus routes 314, 372, 373, M50 (towards Coogee), 316, 317 (towards Eastgardens), and 376, 377 (towards Maroubra Beach) will continue to run on Belmore Rd.
  • Bus routes 314, 316, 317 towards Bondi Junction will divert via Avoca St instead of Belmore Rd.  These services will use Avoca St after Belmore Rd (Stop ID 2031118) and Avoca St opposite Albert St (Stop ID 2031153) as alternative stops.
  • Bus routes 372, 376 towards Central Railway Square and 373, 377 towards City Circular Quay will also divert via Avoca St and stop at the same alternative stops as the Bondi Junction-bound services.  From Avoca St, buses will turn left at Frances St, right at Cook St, then as normal.
  • Bus routes 400 towards Burwood and 348 towards Wolli Creek will continue to run on Belmore Rd.  These bus routes’ services towards Bondi Junction will not affected.
  • Bus route M50 towards the City and Drummoyne will divert via Avoca St, use the alternative stops on Avoca St before Alison Rd, then turn left on Alison Rd, use the alternative stop Alison Rd opposite Abbey St (Stop ID 203114), then run as normal.

 

More information

  • Information about this work and its impact will be made available to the community on the Randwick City Council website www.randwick.nsw.gov.au, transportnsw.infowww.livetraffic.com and there will be pink signs at the impacted bus stops. Information will include a bus services fact sheet for changes to bus routes and stops during these works.
  • Helpful Transport staff in pink shirts will also be deployed at impacted bus stops from 8am to 6pm on Saturday and from 9am to 6pm on Sunday for each weekend.
  • You can visit www.transport.nsw.gov.au for more information on local transport works.