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Johannesburg

Last update : 02/04/2015 08:50

IN THE TRAFFIC

- In Kelvin there has been a crash on the N3 North near the Buccleuch interchange – traffic is heavily backed up from the Van Buuren exit

- In Marlboro traffic is heavily backed up on the M1 South between Marlboro Drive and Atholl Oaklands – traffic pressure

- In Bryanston there has been a crash on William Nicol at Sloane

- In Lenasia there has been a collision on the N12 East at the Lenasia exit  

- In Randburg there has been a crash on the N1 North at the Malibongwe exit 

TRAFFIC LIGHTS ARE OUT

- In Midrand and Lever and Summit

- In Kyalami at the R55 and Kyalami Boulevard

- In Paulshof at Witkoppen and Cambridge as well as Witkoppen and Regent

- In Kevin at Old Pretoria Road and Marlboro Drive as well Marlboro Drive the M1  

- In Sandton at Sandton Drive and Grayston

- In Braamfontein at Empire and Jan Smuts  

- In Waterford at Waterford and Witkoppen

- In Nooitgedacht at the R114 and Malibongwe 

*702 OUTSURANCE POINTS PEOPLE ARE AT THESE INTERSECTIONS

ROADWORKS

- In Sandton roadworks are causing delays on Katherine Street between Grayston and Sandton Drive

- In Paulshof roadworks are causing delays on Witkoppen Road between Main and Rivonia 


Pretoria

Last update : 02/04/2015 09:17

IN PRETORIA

- In Centurion there is a stationary vehicle on the N1 North – in the right lane - before the R21

TRAFFIC LIGHTS ARE OUT

- In Derdepoort at Kameeldrift and Sefako Makgatho Drive

- In Fountains at the N14 and Eeufees

- In Centurion at Samrand and the N1 South 

To report any traffic problems call 083 91 37483 or SMS us on 31702. We are also on Twitter @EWNtraffic

The Lead SA Campaign encourages all South Africans to drive with their headlights on throughout the day in an attempt to improve car visibility



Cape Town

Last update : 02/04/2015 09:40

IN THE TRAFFIC

  • On the M5 over Klipfontein Road, there is a crash. The vehicle has moved to the centre median.
  • In the Beaconvale Parow area at Tredoux Road, there is a burst water main. Tredoux road is closed at Connaught Road.

 

  • In Retreat, on Main and Station roads, there is a report of a crash. The road is closed in both directions, please use an alternative route.

TRAFFIC LIGHTS OUT

  • In Elsies River at Halt and Consani
  • In Milnerton at Marine and Otto Du Plessis

OUT OF TOWN TRAFFIC

  • Bainskloof is closed in both directions due to a heavy motor vehicle broken down.

ROADWORKS

The alternative route is via Robert Sobukwe and Erica Drive.

 

ROAD CLOSURES

  • For road closures for the Two Oceans Marathon taking place this weekend, please visit ewn.co.za 

  • In Belhar at Symphony Way between Erica Drive and University avenue, there is full road closure.


  • In Belhar at Symphony Way between Erica Drive and University avenue, there is full road closure.

OLD MUTUAL TWO OCEANS MARATHON: TRAIL & FUN RUNS -  ROAD CLOSURES & RESTRICTIONS: 3 April 2015

Area

Road Name

Route No

Carriageway/Lanes/Direction

Section

Time

From

To

From

To

UCT

Southern Entrance

Private

Entrance to UCT from M3 Northbound Carriageway

Commencement M3 Northbound Offramp to UCT Southern Entrance

Termination M3 Northbound Offramp to UCT Southern Entrance

07h30

24h00

Newlands, Rondebosch

Union Avenue

M3

Northbound Carriageway, Left Lane only closed

Newlands Forest / Forestry Fire Station entrance

UCT Off Ramp

10h30

14h30

Rondebosch, Newlands

Princess Anne Avenue/Union Avenue

M3

Access to and from M3 Northbound

M3 Northbound Off Ramp to Princess Anne Avenue

M3 Northbound On Ramp from Princess Anne Avenue

10h30

14h30

Union Avenue (M3) Northbound: Rhodes Drive to UCT

Northbound Carriageway - left shoulder and lane will be cordoned off for runners whilst the right lane will remain open at all times for motorists travelling towards Cape Town between 10h30 and 14h30

Please drive cautiously and obey all traffic officers and marshalls.

Please note – Rhodes Memorial will be accessible to the public from the M3 Northbound via Newlands Ave / Klipper Rd and Princess Anne Avenue. Direct access from the M3 will only be via the Southbound Carriageway

Spectators

Please obey all officials and marshalls and be aware of traffic when supporting the runners. Do not stand in roadways where vehicles are travelling.

Any spectators that, although not advised, wish to use Ou Kaapse Weg shall park off the roadway and must not park on/obstruct the shoulder and will only be able to exit via Fish Hoek

OLD MUTUAL TWO OCEANS MARATHON & HALF MARATHON ROAD CLOSURES & RESTRICTIONS: 4 April 2015

Area

Road Name

Route No

Carriageway/Lanes/Direction

Section

Time

From

To

From

To

UCT

Southern Entrance

Private

Entrance to UCT from M3 Northbound Carriageway

Commencement M3 Northbound Offramp to UCT Southern Entrance

Termination M3 Northbound Offramp to UCT Southern Entrance

07h30

24h00

Mowbray, Newlands, Claremont, Bishopscourt, Constantia

M3 Southbound: Union Ave, Rhodes Drive, Edinburgh Drive, Simon Van Der Stel Freeway

M3

Southbound Carriageway only

Princess Anne Rd

Ladies Mile

05h30

08h00

Claremont

Protea Road

M33

Both directions

Main Road

Paradise Road / Newlands Road

05h30

06h45

Claremont

Paradise Road

M152

Both directions

Protea Road/Newlands Road

Edinburgh Drive

05h30

06h45

Rondebosch, Newlands

Main Road

M4

Both directions

Klipper Road

Letterstedt Road

04h00

06h45

Constantia

Kendal Road

M38

Both directions

Spaanschemat River Road

Edison Road

05h30

08h00

Constantia

Spaanschemat River Road

M42

Both directions

Doordrift Road

Ladies Mile Extension

06h00

08h00

Constantia

Ladies Mile Road

M39

Both directions

Spaanschemat River Road

Constantia Main Road

06h15

12h00

Constantia

Parish Street

-

Both directions

Constantia Main Road

Southern Cross Drive

06h15

12h00

Constantia

Southern Cross Drive

-

Both directions

Brommersvlei Road

Rhodes Drive

06h15

12h30

Constantia, Bishopscourt, Newlands

Rhodes Drive

M63

Both directions

Constantia Main Road (Constantia Nek)

Canterbury Drive

05h30

13h00

Bishopscourt, Newlands

Rhodes Drive

M63

Northbound (Direction Cape Town) Lane

Canterbury Drive

Union Avenue

06h30

13h00

Newlands, Rondebosch

Union Avenue

M3

Northbound Carriageway, Left Lane only closed

Rhodes Drive

UCT Off Ramp

06h30

14h00

Rondebosch, Newlands

Princess Anne Avenue

M63

Access to and from M3 Northbound

M3 Northbound Off Ramp to Princess Anne Avenue

M3 Northbound On Ramp from Princess Anne Avenue

06h30

14h00

Newlands, Claremont, Kenilworth, Wynberg, Plumstead

Main Road

M4

Both directions. Local Access only

Letterstedt Road

Gabriel Road

05h30

07h15

Diep River,  Bergvliet, Retreat, Lakeside, Muizenberg

Main Road

M4

Southbound Lane (Direction Muizenberg) closed

Gabriel Road

Atlantic Road

06h30

08h15

Muizenberg, St James, Kalk Bay, Clovelly

Main Road

M4

Both directions. Local Access only

Atlantic Road

Clairvaux Road

07h00

09h15

Kalk Bay, Clovelly

Main Road

M4

Stop/Go  control

Clairvaux Road

Clovelly Road

07h00

09h15

Fish Hoek

Main Road

M4

Eastbound Lane (Direction Kalk Bay) Local Access only.

Clovelly Road

Kommetjie Road (Fish Hoek Circle)

07h00

09h15

Fish Hoek, Sun Valley

Kommetjie Road

M65

Southbound Lane (Direction Fish Hoek) partial closure.

Main Road

Corsair Way

07h00

10h00

Sun Valley

Corsair Way

-

Both directions

Kommetjie Road

Frigate Crescent

07h00

10h00

Sun Valley

Frigate Crescent

-

Both directions

Corsair Way

Chebec Road

07h00

10h00

Steenberg, Westlake, Noordhoek, Sun Valley

Ou Kaapse Weg

M64

Northbound (direction Cape Town): Expect Delays - Stop / Go control at Noordhoek Main Rd

Noordhoek Main Road

Steenberg Road

07h30

11h00

Steenberg, Tokai

Steenberg Road

M42

Northbound Lane (direction Cape Town) closed Only Southbound flow allowed

Ou Kaapse Weg

Tokai Road

08h00

11h15

Tokai, Constantia

Orpen Road / Spaanschemat River Road

M42

Northbound Lane (direction Cape Town) closed Only Southbound flow allowed

Tokai Road

Ladies Mile Road Extension

08h00

11h45

 

 

 

 

Spectators

Please obey all officials and marshalls and be aware of traffic when supporting the runners. Do not stand in roadways where vehicles are travelling.

Union Avenue (M3): Rhodes Drive to UCT

Left shoulder and lane will be cordoned off for runners whilst the right lane will remain open at all times for motorists travelling towards Cape Town.

Please drive cautiously and obey all traffic officers and marshalls.

Please note – Rhodes Memorial Restaurant will be accessible to the public from the M3 Northbound via Newlands Ave / Klipper Rd and Princess Anne Avenue. Access from the M3 will only be via the Southbound Carriageway

Friday 3 April 2015: 12h30 - 14h30 and Saturday 4 April 2015: 06h30 – 14h00

Parking Restrictions

Residents in the following areas are requested not to park along the route and to use alternative side streets for the duration of the race:

· Main Road between Klipper and San Souci Roads

· Protea Road from the Main Road to Edinburgh Drive (M3)

· Main Road from Atlantic Road, Muizenberg through St James and Kalk Bay until the police station just past Clovelly Road in Fish Hoek.

· Kommetjie Road from 17th Avenue through to the Fish Hoek Circle (runners will be running towards Sun Valley facing the traffic within one lane which will be coned off).

DETOURS:

M3 Southbound between Princess Anne and Paradise Road and Main Road (M4) between Lettersted Road and Gabriel Road

The M3 Southbound Carriageway will be closed between 05h30 and 08h00. Traffic is advised to use the M5 as an alternate route.

Constantia Main Road (M41) direction Wynberg

Traffic from Hout Bay will be directed in via Pagasvlei Road and Spaanschemat River Road to the M3 and Constantia Road and then to Claremont and Wynberg via Alphen hill Road (Victoria Hospital) between 05h30 and 08h00

Constantia Main Road (M41) direction Hout Bay

Traffic to Hout Bay will be directed from Edison Road and Ladies Mile Roads to Spaanschemat River Road and Pagasvlei Road to Constantia Road between 05h30 and 08h00

Main Road (M4): Muizenberg to Kalk Bay

Motorists to use Boyes Drive.  Expect delays that may be quite long to allow runners to pass

Main Road (M4): Kalk Bay to Clovelly

A Stop/Go system will be in place.  Expect delays that will be quite long. Heavy vehicles to travel before 05h00 or after 10h15

Main Road (M4): Between Beach Road/Sunray Road and Kommetjie Road/Simonstown Road

Traffic officers will be in place at the Kommetjie Road/Main Road Circle and motorists travelling from/towards Kommetjie Road will be diverted via Beach Road between Simonstown Road and Main Road (at the Caltex Garage).

Kommetjie Road (M65), Fish Hoek

From Fish Hoek Circle (intersection Main, Kommetjie and Simonstown Roads) to Corsair Drive, Sun Valley, runners will use the West Bound (direction Kommetjie) lane and motorists will share the East Bound (direction Fish Hoek) lane.

Ou Kaapse Weg (M64) - Steenberg Road to Noordhoek Road

Between 07h30 and 11h00: closed to Northbound (direction Cape Town) traffic, open to Southbound (direction Simon's Town) traffic only

Expect delays. Stop-go system runners/cars

Rhodes Drive (M63) from Canterbury Road Circle to Union Ave

Stop / Go system both directions between 04h00 and 06h30.

06h30 – 13h00: Traffic may only travel south. Runners in northbound lane. Please note: Kirstenbosch Gardens & Restaurant will be accessible to the public.

M3 Northbound

Please note that the M3 Northbound will remain open to traffic for the duration of the event. Traffic to proceed with caution between Newlands Ave and UCT

Princess Anne Ave (M63)

Access to and from the M3 Northbound Carriageway will be closed on Friday 3 April between 10h30 and 14h30 and Saturday 4 April between 06h30 and 13h00. Access to the M3 Northbound will be via Newlands Ave or Woolsack Drive.

Delays

Delays can be expected for the duration of the Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon. We appeal to motorists to avoid using roads leading to the race route. Please comply with the directions given by traffic officers and marshals. Road signs will be in place during the week prior to the race, advising motorists of the road closures. Detour guidance notices will be in place for the duration of the road closures on race day

 

 

 


  • In Belhar at Symphony Way between Erica Drive and University avenue, there is full road closure.