Road Closures

Road Closures

View the latest road closures and traffic alerts around Hobsons Bay and the rest of Victoria.

Council may agree to road closures for filming purposes or during special events.

Event Road Closures Notice


Western Suburbs Triathlon Club - Australia Day Triathlon

The Western Suburbs Triathlon Club will be hosting an adults and children’s triathlon on the Esplanade, Altona. The adult race will start at 7.00am, and the children’s triathlon will follow, finishing at approximately 12.00pm. For set up and safety reasons, roads will be closed to all traffic, other than local traffic, as follows:

Road closures:  6.00am to 10.00am: Adults Triathlon

Esplanade, between Maidstone Street and Civic Parade (Adults Triathlon)

10.00am to 12.00pm (noon): Children’s Triathlon

Esplanade, between Pier Street and Millers Road


Australia Day in Altona

The Altona Village Traders Association will hold its annual Australia Day event.  The event is centred around Logan Reserve, Weaver Reserve, Pier Street between Esplanade and Blyth Street and will take place from 11.00am until 10.00pm. To manage the expected attendance of around 12,000 the following road closures are in place.

Road closures:   8.00am to 10.30pm

Esplanade between McBain Street and Bent Street

Pier Street between the Esplanade and Blyth Street

Queen Street between Sargood Street and Bent Street

Sargood Street between the Esplanade and Queen Street.


For further details contact the Council on (03) 9932 1000.


VicRoads works

Information about roadworks carried out by VicRoads on arterial roads such as the freeway and main thoroughfares is available at

Download a copy of Council's Arterial Road Project List.

M80 Ring Road Upgrade project

VicRoads is carrying out improvements to the Western and Metropolitan Ring Roads from the Princes Freeway at Laverton North to the Greensborough Highway at Greensborough. For more information about the project visit:

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