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Austroads Design Vehicles and Turning Path Templates
This guide has been developed to assist intersection designers and contains:
Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guides (2017 Edition)

Cycling Aspects of Austroads Guidescontains information that relates to the planning, design and traffic management of cycling facilities and is sourced from Austroads Guides, primarily the Guide to Road Design, the Guide to Traffic Managementand…

Guide to Road Design Part 1: Introduction to Road Design
Guide to Road Design Part 1 provides an introduction to the road design process, defining its status, purpose and areas of application. It describes the functions and content of the 15 parts in the Guide to Road Design. The context of the road…
Guide to Road Design Part 2: Design Considerations
Guide to Road Design Part 2 provides a detailed description of the three critical aspects of road design: the design objectives that apply to a road design project; context-sensitive design; and the factors that influence the road design, including…
Guide to Road Design Part 3: Geometric Design
Guide to Road Design Part 3: Geometric Design provides road designers and other practitioners with information about the geometric design of road alignments.
Guide to Road Design Part 4: Intersections and Crossings - General
Guide to Road Design Part 4: Intersections and Crossings: General contains guidance that provides road designers and other practitioners with information that is common to the geometric design of all at-grade intersections. It contains information…
Guide to Road Design Part 4A: Unsignalised and Signalised Intersections
Guide to Road Design Part 4A: Unsignalised and Signalised Intersections provides road designers and other practitioners with guidance on the detailed geometric design of all at-grade intersections (excluding roundabouts). This Part contains…
Guide to Road Design Part 4B: Roundabouts
The Guide to Road Design Part 4B: Roundaboutsprovides road designers and other practitioners with guidance on the geometric design of roundabouts. It covers design principles and procedures, and guidelines for all the key elements, thus enabling…
Guide to Road Design Part 4C: Interchanges
Guide to Road Design Part 4C: Interchangesprovides guidance on the geometric design of interchanges on freeways/motorways and on major arterial roads. The Guide covers the design of interchanges between: freeways and arterial roads; two freeways;…
Guide to Road Design Part 5: Drainage-General and Hydrology Considerations
The Guide to Road Design Part 5: Drainage – General and Hydrology Considerations provides road designers and other practitioners with guidance on the design of drainage systems.