The technical guideline content has been relocated to the road planning and design manual (rpdm), volume 3, part 6b roadside environment supplement. Queensland detailed map used in conjunction with rest area brochure to locate rest areas:
Rest areas and stopping places.
Truck rest areas qld. It is hoped the regulations will help heavy vehicle drivers better meet their legislated rest obligations. More information on sa rest areas: Back to the queensland rest areas, as you can imagine, the queensland trucking association welcomed the announcement and the organisation’s ceo, gary mahon, was quoted by big rigs as saying, “heavy vehicle rest stops that are for the exclusive use of truck drivers are an extremely important part of managing fatigue and driver wellness.”
The david hall rest area is a popular truck stop. Report this comment if it contains obscene, derogatory or defamatory information or if it contains spam or advertising material. Queensland country life reports that, of the 450 rest areas on state roads, 115 of them are designated for the use of heavy vehicles only while another 50 are combined motorist and heavy vehicle rest areas, where trucks, motorists and caravans can all stop and take a.
Rules on the length of stay at rest areas vary between controlling authorities. Rules on the length of stay at rest areas vary between controlling authorities. If you have any questions that are not related to the technical.
Truck drivers will have another spot to rest along queensland’s coastal bruce highway after the mount gordon heavy vehicle rest area outside bowen became available following a $1.3 million upgrade. Qld rest area brochure showing map reference points: Yelgun (pacific hwy, between gold coast and byron bay):
Of the 450 rest areas on state roads, 115 of them are designated for the use of heavy vehicles only while another 50 are combined motorist and heavy vehicle rest areas, where trucks, motorists and. Noondoo rest area is a long wide sealed rest area shared with trucks. Take a break, and have a picnic in the covered tables area.
This rest area is slightly elevated from the barkly highway, there are no trees for shade, but there is an undercover picnic table, and plenty of room to park your caravan. There are just over 450 rest areas to use on queensland roads, all year round to help you manage your fatigue and not drive when tired. Some grassy verges for camping.
Queensland's driver reviver sites are supported by a dedicated group of volunteers from a wide variety of community organisations. With a universal access toilet, water, a table and barbecue available, the upgrades to the rest stop are now in their final stages of completion. Heavy vehicle rest areas are only for heavy vehicles.
Binjour range rest area 20 hour limit. This does not include caravans and motorhomes, they are for truck drivers only. Rest areas used as driver reviver sites have:
This does not include caravans and motorhomes, they are for truck drivers only. Check with the authority responsible for the relevant rest area for more information. Combined heavy and light vehicle rest area 6km north of the brunswick river bridge.
• address the need for heavy vehicle drivers to take rest breaks on key rural freight routes in nsw recognising the road is an integral part of their workplace. Sa rest area map (2.7 mb pdf ) download 7 small files for above rest area map Brisbane to gilgandra brisbane to barcaldine rockhampton to cloncurry.
Sa rest areas map for major roads in sa: Queensland rest areas (80 kb pdf) information supplied courtesy of queensland main roads department : Objectives the objectives of this strategy are to:
Queensland assistant regional roads minister, bruce saunders, said the upgrades included two heavy vehicle rest areas. “heavy vehicle rest areas at warrill view on cunningham highway, and palen creek on mount lindesay highway, have been regraded and sealed to improve the entry and exits,” said saunders. • develop a network of major heavy vehicle rest areas on key rural freight routes in nsw with required amenities to ensure that heavy vehicle drivers are well rested.
It has been an interesting week, lousy roads up that way, both the highways and into mine sites, some good rest areas, some useless and some big spaces between either. Maxwelton rest area is a free short term campsite located 49km west of richmond and just under 100km east of julia creek on the northern side of the flinders highway in the richmond region of north west queensland. The strengthened department of transport and main roads (tmr) rules came into effect on 18 september and were introduced to ensure heavy vehicle drivers could stop and rest safely without being blocked by other road.
Tougher laws have been introduced to ensure rest areas designated for heavy vehicles in queensland are only used to manage fatigue for drivers. Rather pleasant spot, set back from the main road in amongst tall trees, this is a nice spot to stay over with relatively level ground, with the traffic noise being blocked by the cutting. Check with the authority responsible for the relevant rest area for more information.
Location of rest areas / camping areas on major qld highways. Tmr rest areas south and central qld. Had to do a changeover at moree thursday night, been in qld for nearly ten days and two hours into nsw and back, only stepped foot in the parking bay and spoke with one driver, but had to wait at the.
This rest area is a combined motorist and heavy vehicle rest area where trucks, motorists, and caravans can stop and take a break. Heavy vehicle rest areas are only for heavy vehicles.