There are stacks of websites on the
Internet that are related to roads and so on, some about trips people
have taken, others operated by equipment manufacturers etc.
There are only a small number of
Australian enthusiasts sites, however there is a large number produced
Below are a selection of quality links
that you my find useful in your road and travel surfing...
Sites - International
Road Web Sites:
- Australian Highways Google Discussion Group
- The home to many Aussie Road Enthusiasts.
- Australian Signs & Signals
- Site with images of signs and signals from all over Victoria and
beyond. Has a great range of both road and rail images.
- Floodgap's Australian Highways - US visitor with a
good collection of photos from NSW & ACT.
Roads Victoria - Victorian road site with loads of
information on the routes in and around Melbourne and country Victoria.
- Sam Laybutt's tremendous road site, highly recommended.
- Darren Hodges great
Control - University
lecturer's site on traffic control systems.
On-Line Road Maps &
(includes Sydway/Melway) - Map manufacturer
Maps - Map manufacturer
- OpenStreetMap -
- Quality on-line maps in some cases using Ausway designs.
- Whereis -
Retailers / Manufacturers:
Traffic Systems Pty Ltd - Manufacturers of traffic signals
and control systems.
Signs - Making signs since 1982.
Panich Consultancy Pty. Ltd. - This is another traffic signal
and control device manufacturer.
Neefe Signs - Maker of signs,
safety gear and more. Their catalogue is in PDF format and has a large
variety of signs.
- Traffic Engineering and Transport Planning Group
- Traffic Signals Sales & Service in Sydney.
State Motoring Associations:
- Automobile Association of
the Northern Territory
- National Roads and Motorists' Association (NSW/ACT)
- Royal Automotive Club of Victoria
- Royal Automotive Club of Queensland
- Royal Automotive Association of South Australia
- Royal Automotive Club of Western Australia
- RACT - Royal
Automotive Club of Tasmania
Toll Roads &
City Tunnel - Tunnel under Sydney's CBD.
Roads Queensland - State government authority for roads in
Roads Western Australia - WA Road Authority
South-West Motorway - Sydney
Motorway Limited - M2 Sydney
Roads and Maritime Services - State road authority of New
Department of Main Roads -State road authority of Queensland
Motorways - Site covering statistics and tolling information
on motorways in Sydney.
Tasmania - Department of State Growth - Transport
CityLink Limited - Melbourne
- Traffic Sign Computer Aided Design (TraSiCAD)
- Computer program published by Main Roads Queensland for designing
(the Victorian Roads Corporation)
Transport Accidents Commission
M7 - Sydney's Westlink M7 Motorway Information Web Site.
Traffic Cameras - Cameras monitoring traffic in Hobart, Tasmania
- Live Traffic Cameras - NSW RMS's
traffic monitoring cameras
- Queensland Traffic Cameras -
Traffic monitoring cameras located all over Queensland
Road Web Sites:
- AA Roads a web site looking at roads all over the US
Roads - A look at roads in the US state of Arizona.
- Auckland Motorways Traffic - Cameras around the motorway network in Auckland NZ
Mecánico - International road-signs, water mills, opiliones,
painted ads. Goes into great detail about workmen, falling rocks and
school children signs.
Road Signs - This site is run by a guy that preserves old
road signs and shows his collection and more.
Roadgap - An excellent site covering several routes in
Highways - Highways located in the US state of Kansas.
in New Zealand - Hosted by Arizonaroads.com, great info and
photos on NZ roads.
- Motorway Signs - Mees Roelefs site of European Motorway
- Newsgroup: misc.transport.road
(via Google) / Newsgroup: misc.transport.road Frequently
Asked Questions List
Highways - Information and photos on roads in the US state of
- A US web site
covering many aspects of roads and highways.
- Roads.org.uk - A
fan site dedicated to the entire road network of mainland Britain.
C. Moeur Traffic Stuff - A
fantastic sign site from the US.
- A site dedicated
to the Preservation of Historical Traffic Control Devices.
Highway Heaven - US site with exit lists, the Roadgeek fonts
- Traffic Cams - Mees Roelefs site of European (and some
Aussie) Traffic Web Cams.
Side of the Road do they drive on? - A web site covering the
history of which side various countries drive on along their roads. A
somewhat interesting read.
Retailers / Manufacturers:
- RTL - New Zealand sign manufacturer
- Sign maker in England
- Traffic Control Systems -
Maintenance contractor for signals and other devices in NZ. Excellent
for Transport - The UK
transport department's web site.
- New Zealand Transport Agency.
Federal Highway Administration Standard
Highway Signs - Metric and English Versions
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