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News: Phillip Island reduced to 80km/h, just in time for GP

Discussion in 'Motorcycling News' at netrider.net.au started by ForumBot, Aug 7, 2006.

  1. Victoria Police and the Bass Shire Council has changed multiple speed zones on Phillip Island, reducing much of the Island to a maximum 80km/h zone.

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  2. Something in the back of my mind is telling me most of the Island was a 90 zone many years back and was bumped up to 100 in a few spots.

    Oh well, that will add at least 2 minutes to most trips from the bridge to the track :roll:

    Realistically the amount of traffic and narrow nature of the roads it really needs to be dropped down to 80 anyway, I also reckon the Hume at Kalkallo also needs to be dropped to 80 due to the peak traffic volumes and comings 7 goings from the Pub & servo's.
  3. At least it will be consistant now...never knew if you were in a 60, 70, 80 or 100 zone they changed that much.