Travel tips

Road safety and tips for driving on Westlink M7

  • Pay attention to the messages displayed on the electronic message boards
  • Maintain a safe distance between your vehicle and the vehicle in front of you
  • Observe road signs for speed limit changes
  • Do not drive in the rightmost lane unless overtaking

For up-to-the-minute traffic information, visit the Live Traffic website.


Motorbike riders should switch their lights on both during the day and at night


Cyclists may travel on Westlink M7 but are encouraged to use the adjacent Shared Path. When cycling in Australia you must:

  • wear an approved helmet at all times
  • have front and rear lights if riding at night
  • have a red rear reflector
  • have a working bell or horn fitted within easy reach

Find out about the Westlink M7 Shared Path