News

Speed limit to change on hwy

A SPEED limit change will be implemented on the Pacific Highway at Clarenza in the next fortnight, weather permitting.

Member for Clarence Chris Gulaptis said Roads and Maritime Services (RMS) has carried out a review as part of the NSW audit of speed zones.

"The review assessed a number of factors including road environment, traffic characteristics and crash data," Mr Gulaptis said.

"The 100km/h speed limit on the Pacific Highway will be extended from 360 metres north of Centenary Drive to 260 metres north of McClares Lane for northbound traffic and 170 metres south of McClares Lane for southbound traffic.

"The changes will provide a more consistent approach to speed limits along the road and considers the upgrade to the Centenary Drive intersection," Mr Gulaptis said.

Warning signs will be in place to advise motorists of the changes and will remain for at least a week after the new speed limit signs have been installed.

Members of the community can sign up at the Safer Roads NSW website to receive updates about changes to permanent speed limits in their nominated area and have their say on speed limits.

For more information visit www.rms.nsw.gov.au.

Topics:  clarenza pacific highway speed limit change



Guitarist on road sings Lifeline's praises

Classical guitarist and Lifeline advocate Murray Mandel is travelling the country to promote the essential counselling service. You can catch Murray outside of Coles in South Grafton today.

Classical guitarist on the road to highlight our national life line

New centre open and ready to help

OPENING DAY: Maclean Service NSW manager Peg Baynham, Clarence Valley mayor Jim Simmons and State Member for Clarence Chris Gulaptis officially opened the new Service NSW centre yesterday morning.

Service NSW opens it's doors in Maclean

VIDEO: Progressive Professor shakes up law at SCU

ALL RISE: Professor William MacNeil plays 'Billy the judge' in a moot court case at Southern Cross University on Sunday.

A FRESH approach to the oldest of university institutions is afoot.

Local Partners

The Project will now be on six nights a week

CHANNEL Ten’s Logie winning news and entertainment program The Project is expanding with a special Sunday night edition and a new host.

Margot Robbie is unrecognisable in London

Margot, is that really you?

MARGOT Robbie looks completely unrecognisable as Queen Elizabeth I.

Game of Thrones: Season 7 finale predictions

Emilia Clarke in a scene from season 7 of Game of Thrones.

JON and Daenerys finally met. But what happens next?

Reese Witherspoon on being a ‘has-been’ at 36

Witherspoon’s career has never looked better but that didn’t stop people declaring her a “has-been”.

Reese on the ‘brutal’ article that called her a has-been at 36.

RECAP: Game of Thrones s7 e6 - Beyond the Wall

Kristofer Hivju, Kit Harington, Iain Glen, Paul Kaye and Joe Dempsie in a scene from Game of Thrones.

*Warning this story contains spoilers about today's new episode*

Paul Kelly announces massive Australian tour

Paul Kelly is going on a 16-date national tour in November.

Music legend thrills fans with the announcement of a massive tour.

Survivor twist bound to shock

Sunshine Coast mum-of-three Tara Pitt.

TARA Pitt benefited from a shock twist on Australian Survivor.

SOLD ON: Why more and more people are attracted to Yamba

Yamba's golden beaches are a big drawcard for tourist and local families alike.

"There is a quality family lifestyle on offer in Yamba"

SOLD ON: Ultimate guide to Clarence Valley real estate

Sold On magazine inserted into The Daily Examiner on Wednesday, 23rd August, 2017 provides an in-depth property market analysis and profile of each suburb in the Clarence Valley.

Brand new magazine FREE inside The Daily Examiner tomorrow

History will go under hammer in Maclean

FOR SALE: Clarence Valley Council has put the property at 1 MacNaughton Place on the market through LJ Hooker Maclean.

1 MacNaughton Place to be auctioned off next month

PROPERTY BOOM: Is it a good time to buy in the Clarence Valley?

Sold On magazine inserted into The Daily Examiner on Wednesday, 23rd August, 2017 provides an in-depth property market analysis and profile of each suburb in the Clarence Valley.

Sold On is the essential Clarence Valley property market handbook