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Traffic changes around Town Hall Station

A four year lane closure is now in place on Flinders Street with one lane closed westbound between Russell and Swanston streets.

Drivers will still have one left-turning lane from Flinders Street towards St Kilda Road and one lane towards Elizabeth Street.

Motorists are encouraged to plan ahead and allow up to an extra 15 minutes if travelling through this stretch of Flinders Street.

Flinders Street

Overnight Flinders Street lane closures

The Flinders Street left turn into St Kilda Road will be closed overnight in November and December:

  • Monday 3 December
  • Tuesday 4 December
  • Wednesday 5 December
  • Thursday 6 December
  • Sunday 9 December
  • Monday 10 December

The lane closure will commence at 10pm each evening with the lane re-opening the next morning at 5am. Detours in place via Russell, Collins, Queens and Flinders streets and Kings Way to access St Kilda Road.

Westbound lane closures

Flinders Street westbound lanes will be closed between Russell Street and Swanston Street from 10pm to 5am on Tuesday 11 to Thursday 13 December (all lanes) and from Monday 17 to Thursday 20 December (one lane). Detour via Russell, Collins and Queens streets

Flinders Lane

Overnight closures

Flinders Lane will be closed at Swanston Street from 10pm to 5am on Sunday 2 to Thursday 6 December and Sunday 16 to Thursday 20 December. Detours will be in place and local access maintained

Swanston Street

Overnight footpath closures

The Swanston Street western footpath will be closed between Young and Jackson Hotel and the Nicholas Building from 10pm to 5am on Monday 3 to Thursday 13 December and Sunday 9 to Thursday 13 December (excluding Friday and Saturday nights). Pedestrians will be diverted to the eastern footpath.

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