Traffic Incidents related to West Gate Freeway (M1), Melbourne, VIC

Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
15 Jul, 2021 - 11:46 AM
lanes closed outbound - Emergency Works
One of the outbound far left lanes is closed prior to the Bolte Bridge, due to emergency repair work. One lane remains open and heavy delays are expected for those heading to the Bolte Bridge or Todd Road exits. Transurban's crews are working to re-open lanes as quickly and safely as possible. Please obey the overhead signals.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
16 Jul, 2021 - 8:37 AM
16 Jul, 2021 - 8:38 AM
lanes closed northbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane closed northbound just before the West Gate Freeway due to a collision. Emergency services directing traffic
Melbourne-metropolitan
19 Jun, 2021 - 6:57 AM
19 Jun, 2021 - 6:58 AM
Traffic Alert - Emergency Incident
Lights on flash due to a fault outside The Arts Centre. Drive carefully and follow the same rules as you would at an intersection with a Stop or Give Way sign.
Melbourne-metropolitan
18 Jun, 2021 - 1:27 PM
18 Jun, 2021 - 1:28 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Left lane closed inbound with a broken-down truck at the start of the Punt Road exit ramp. Response crews attending. You can still exit at Punt Road but do so with care around the truck.
Melbourne-metropolitan
18 Jun, 2021 - 9:14 AM
18 Jun, 2021 - 9:17 AM
Road Closed - Flood
Dudley Street is closed in both directions at the rail overpass due to flooding. Police are directing traffic. Use La Trobe Street instead. Allow extra time through the area.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
19 Jul, 2021 - 12:11 PM
19 Jul, 2021 - 12:14 PM
lanes closed outbound - Emergency Works
One of the outbound far left lanes is closed prior to the Bolte Bridge due to emergency repair work. One lane remains open for those heading to the Bolte Bridge or Todd Road exits. Transurban's crew is working to re-open lanes as quickly and safely as possible.
Melbourne-metropolitan
20 Jul, 2021 - 2:02 PM
lanes closed eastbound - Flood
Both eastbound lanes closed at Wurundjeri Way, due to flooding under the rail bridge. The left lanes westbound also closed. Police attending. Use Wurundjeri Way, Flinders Street and Spencer Street.
Melbourne-metropolitan
16 Jun, 2021 - 8:43 AM
16 Jun, 2021 - 8:44 AM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane closed inbound near the Power Street exit ramp due to a collision. Emergency services are on the scene.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
20 Jul, 2021 - 3:59 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Middle lane closed inbound near Park Street, due to a broken-down truck. Three lanes remain open past the incident. Please be vigilant and pass with care for everyone's safety.
Melbourne-metropolitan
20 Jul, 2021 - 9:57 PM
20 Jul, 2021 - 9:58 PM
Traffic Alert - Flood
Road is flooded under the rail overpass. Please avoid the area and seek alternative route.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
21 Jul, 2021 - 9:46 AM
21 Jul, 2021 - 9:47 AM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Middle lane closed inbound near Arthur Street due to a breakdown. Allow extra time and drive with caution.
Stonnington
Melbourne-metropolitan
15 Jun, 2021 - 10:33 AM
15 Jun, 2021 - 10:35 AM
Road Closed - Emergency Works
Toorak Road is closed in both directions between Davis Avenue and Claremont Street, South Yarra until 5am Saturday, 19 June for Tram Stop works. Use Malvern Road or Alexandra Avenue instead.
Melbourne-metropolitan
15 Jun, 2021 - 7:49 AM
15 Jun, 2021 - 7:50 AM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane closed inbound just after Dudley Street due to a collision. Emergency services directing traffic. Allow extra time.
Melbourne-metropolitan
14 Jun, 2021 - 6:15 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
A two-car collision is in the middle of the Spencer Street and Dryburgh Street intsection. One lane blocked in all directions. Police attending. Pass with care.
Melbourne-metropolitan
22 Jul, 2021 - 6:06 AM
22 Jul, 2021 - 8:47 AM
Road Closed - Vehicle Collision
Closures are in place from all directions approaching the La Trobe Street intersection to repair tram lines damaged in an earlier collision. Delays for Route 30 trams. Check the PTV website. Avoid the intersection.
Melbourne-metropolitan
22 Jul, 2021 - 2:24 PM
22 Jul, 2021 - 2:26 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Left lane closed at the Bolte Bridge inbound due to a breakdown. Emergency services are on site with the speed set at 40km/h, obey the overhead signals and merge carefully.
Melbourne-metropolitan
22 Jul, 2021 - 3:42 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Left lane closed inbound at the Bolte Bridge, due to a broken-down truck. Please obey the overhead lane signals.
Melbourne-metropolitan
24 Jul, 2021 - 12:00 AM
25 Jul, 2021 - 12:00 AM
Sporting/Social Event - road closed
Event from 04:00 AM to 01:00 PM. Event speed limit 40 km/h. Traffic delay 6 to 10 min.
Melbourne-metropolitan
12 Jun, 2021 - 12:26 PM
12 Jun, 2021 - 12:28 PM
lanes closed eastbound - Vehicle Collision
The left lane is blocked at Drummond Street due to a collision. Emergency services are on site, slow down to 40km/h past the scene and merge with care.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
12 Jun, 2021 - 7:24 AM
12 Jun, 2021 - 7:25 AM
lanes closed inbound - Emergency Works
Left lane closed inbound at Graham Street due to emergency gas works with the speed reduced to 40km/h. Works set to finish at 5PM
Melbourne-metropolitan
11 Jun, 2021 - 6:30 PM
11 Jun, 2021 - 6:36 PM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Collision
Lanes are blocked in multiple directions at Olympic Boulevard due to a collision. Follow the direction of emergency services, reduce your speed to 40km/h past the flashing lights and merge carefully past the scene.
Melbourne-metropolitan
11 Jun, 2021 - 4:51 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Middle lane closed inbound over Montague Street, due to a breakdown. Three lanes are open with speed set at 40km/h. Please obey the overhead signals and merge early. Transurban's incident management crew is on the way to assist.
Melbourne-metropolitan
25 Jul, 2021 - 12:52 PM
25 Jul, 2021 - 12:54 PM
lanes closed northbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane blocked northbound at Roden Street due to a collision. Emergency services are attending, merge carefully and reduce your speed to 40km/h past the scene.
Melbourne-metropolitan
10 Jun, 2021 - 3:17 PM
10 Jun, 2021 - 3:20 PM
Road Closed - Emergency Incident
Clarendon Street is closed in both directions at Hancock Street due to an emergency incident. Follow the direction of emergency services on site.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
26 Jul, 2021 - 2:07 PM
26 Jul, 2021 - 2:08 PM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Collision
Southbound lanes closed near York Street, due to a collision. Please follow the direction of emergency services and use Moray Street or Ferrars Street instead. Trams on Route 12 towards St Kilda are unable to operate.
Melbourne-metropolitan
27 Jul, 2021 - 5:56 AM
27 Jul, 2021 - 5:58 AM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Collision
One lane closed southbound at Flinders Street due to a collision. Emergency services are attending. Drive with caution.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
28 Jul, 2021 - 11:50 AM
28 Jul, 2021 - 12:09 PM
lanes closed outbound - Police Incident
All outbound lanes of Queens Road are closed at Toorak Road and Lorne Street due to a Police incident. Emergency services are on scene. Use St. Kilda Road as an alternative. Allow extra time through the area.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
7 Jun, 2021 - 2:55 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane closed inbound on Kings Way at the West Gate Freeway, due to a collision. The entry to the freeway is also reduced to one lane. Please be patient, merge early and follow the direction of emergency services.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
30 Jul, 2021 - 11:56 AM
Traffic Alert - Emergency Works
Left lane closed citybound at Sturt Street, due to daytime works. Three lanes remain open with speed set at 40km/h. Minor delays are expected for citybound traffic on Queens Road.
Melbourne-metropolitan
30 Jul, 2021 - 5:07 PM
30 Jul, 2021 - 5:11 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Inbound at Clarendon Street the left lane is closed due to a breakdown. The speed is set at 40km/h, please obey the overhead signals.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
31 Jul, 2021 - 12:06 PM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane blocked southbound before Brunton Avenue, due to a collision. Pass with care.
Melbourne-metropolitan
31 Jul, 2021 - 7:51 PM
31 Jul, 2021 - 7:54 PM
Traffic Alert - Flood
Dudley Street in West Melbourne between Wurundjeri Way and Adderley Street is currently flooded. Please avoid area and never enter flood waters.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
2 Aug, 2021 - 11:59 AM
Traffic Alert - Emergency Incident
Middle lane closed on Queens Road, due to a fault with the overhead signals. Please use the two left lane in both directions and follow the direction of emergency services.
Melbourne-metropolitan
2 Aug, 2021 - 4:42 PM
lanes closed eastbound - Vehicle Collision
Road closed eastbound between King Street and William Street after a truck clipped a tree and lost part of its load. Police directing traffic.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
3 Aug, 2021 - 6:56 PM
3 Aug, 2021 - 6:57 PM
lanes closed northbound - Vehicle Collision
Two middle lanes blocked northbound at Swan Street, due to a collision. Victoria Police attending. Pass with care using the left or right lanes.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
5 Aug, 2021 - 5:39 AM
5 Aug, 2021 - 5:40 AM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane closed southbound near Bridge Road due to a collision. Police are directing traffic. Drive with caution.
Melbourne-metropolitan
5 Aug, 2021 - 6:42 AM
5 Aug, 2021 - 6:45 AM
Traffic Alert - Fire
Emergency services attending to a building fire at the corner of City Road and Power Street. Drive with caution through the area and allow extra time.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
5 Aug, 2021 - 1:47 PM
5 Aug, 2021 - 2:05 PM
lanes closed eastbound - Vehicle Breakdown
All lanes clear.
Melbourne-metropolitan
30 May, 2021 - 12:40 PM
30 May, 2021 - 12:41 PM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Collision
The right lane is closed citybound after Victoria Street due to a collision. Emergency services are attending. Please merge with care.
Melbourne-metropolitan
29 May, 2021 - 10:35 AM
29 May, 2021 - 10:37 AM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
The right lane is closed citybound after Victoria Street due to a collision. Please merge with care.
Melbourne-metropolitan
8 Aug, 2021 - 12:00 AM
Sporting/Social Event - road closed
Event from 05:00 AM to 05:30 PM. Event speed limit 40 km/h. Traffic delay 0 to 5 min.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
8 Aug, 2021 - 4:01 AM
8 Aug, 2021 - 5:15 AM
lanes closed northbound - Vehicle Collision
The left lane on Punt Rd northbound opposite Kelso Street remains closed following a serious collision. Southbound has re-opened. Follow directions issued and allow extra time.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
9 Aug, 2021 - 3:00 PM
lanes closed outbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Middle lane blocked outbound at the start of Queens Road, due to a broken-down truck. Two lanes remain open, pass with care. Heavy Haulage has been called.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
26 May, 2021 - 7:17 PM
26 May, 2021 - 7:21 PM
Road Closed - Vehicle Collision
Graham Street currently closed between Nott Street and Clark Street for a collision. Follow directions issued by emergency services on-site. Allow extra time.
Melbourne-metropolitan
25 May, 2021 - 5:44 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
Right lane closed inbound over Montague Street, due to a 3-car collision. Three lanes remain open with speed set at 40km/h. Please obey the overhead signals and merge early. Transurban's incident management crew is on the way to assist.
Melbourne-metropolitan
11 Aug, 2021 - 9:13 AM
11 Aug, 2021 - 9:14 AM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
Two right lanes blocked inbound just before the Domain Tunnel due to a collision. Speed reduced to 40km/h. Allow extra time. Consider Dandenong Road instead.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
25 May, 2021 - 12:51 PM
25 May, 2021 - 12:53 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Collision
Right lane closed on St Kilda Road citybound at Toorak Road, due to a collision. One lane remains open in the centre carriageway. Tram services in both directions are unable to operate through the area. Please follow the direction of emergency services.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
25 May, 2021 - 7:38 AM
25 May, 2021 - 7:40 AM
lanes closed eastbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Left lane closed in the Burnley Tunnel due to a breakdown. Transurban incident response crew on scene. Speed reduced to 40km/h. Allow extra time.
Melbourne-metropolitan
12 Aug, 2021 - 2:03 PM
12 Aug, 2021 - 2:04 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Left lane closed inbound at Montague Street, due to a broken-down truck. Transurban's incident management team is attending. Three lanes are open with speed set at 40km/h. Please obey the overhead signals and merge early for everyone's safety.
Yarra
Melbourne-metropolitan
12 Aug, 2021 - 2:14 PM
12 Aug, 2021 - 2:15 PM
lanes closed northbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane blocked northbound before Victoria Parade due to a collision. Tow truck is on site, slow down and merge carefully when passing the scene.
Melbourne-metropolitan
12 Aug, 2021 - 2:23 PM
12 Aug, 2021 - 2:24 PM
lanes closed eastbound - Vehicle Collision
Left lane blocked due to a collision eastbound before Punt Road. Emergency services are on site, slow to 40km/h past the flashing lights and merge carefully.
Melbourne-metropolitan
13 Aug, 2021 - 5:44 AM
13 Aug, 2021 - 5:46 AM
lanes closed outbound - Vehicle Collision
Due to a collision, the outbound entry to the West Gate Freeway from Power Street is closed. Emergency services are directing traffic. Use the Kingsway entry as an alternative.
Melbourne-metropolitan
13 Aug, 2021 - 11:46 AM
13 Aug, 2021 - 11:47 AM
lanes closed eastbound - Debris
Two right lanes closed in the Burnley Tunnel with speed set at 40km/h due to timber debris. Transurban's incident managment team is working to clear the hazards. Please obey the overhead signals and merge early.
Melbourne-metropolitan
13 Aug, 2021 - 2:21 PM
13 Aug, 2021 - 2:22 PM
lanes closed inbound - Emergency Works
Right lane closed inbound at the Bolte Bridge due to emergency road repair works. The speed is set at 40km/h and emergency services are on site, drive carefully and obey the overhead signals.
Melbourne-metropolitan
14 Aug, 2021 - 8:03 AM
14 Aug, 2021 - 8:05 AM
lanes closed eastbound - Emergency Works
Two right lanes are closed eastbound at Southgate Avenue due to emergency sewer works. Drive carefully and slow down to 40km/h past the scene.
Port-phillip
Melbourne-metropolitan
15 Aug, 2021 - 12:00 AM
Sporting/Social Event - road closed
Event from 05:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Event speed limit 40 km/h. Traffic delay 0 to 5 min.
Melbourne-metropolitan
21 May, 2021 - 5:19 PM
lanes closed southbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Right turn lane closed southbound at La Trobe Street, due to a breakdown. All lanes are open for through traffic. Please be vigilant and merge safely.
Melbourne-metropolitan
16 Aug, 2021 - 6:31 PM
lanes closed inbound - Vehicle Breakdown
Left lane closed inbound at Montague Street, due to a breakdown. Response crews attending. Please obey the overhead lane signs and merge safely.
Melbourne-metropolitan
17 Aug, 2021 - 1:34 PM
lanes closed eastbound - Debris
The middle eastbound lane is closed at the Spencer Street intersection, due to a concrete spill. Our Incident Response Service is on site for the clean-up. Please be vigilant and merge safely.
Melbourne-metropolitan
17 Aug, 2021 - 3:38 PM
lanes closed westbound - Emergency Incident
Flinders Street closed westbound at King Street, due to an overheight truck before the Spencer Street rail bridge. Follow the direction of Victoria Police. Use Collins Street.