The 63 Queensland school zones where it's always 40km/h

DRIVERS beware - these are the school zones where the speed limit is 40km/h most of the day.

Reduced speed limits in most school zones only operate between between 7am and 9am and between 2pm and 4pm.

But there are 63 all-day school zones, usually 7am to 4pm, spread across the state.

These 63 zones are found around split-campus schools (scroll down to see full list).

According to the Department of Transport and Main Roads a split-campus school has facilities such as buildings, sports ground and swimming pool, which are separated by a road.

"To access the split facilities, students need to frequently cross the road throughout the school year," a Transport and Main Roads spokesperson said.

"Where split campus schools exist, the road safety risk to students is increased.

"It is important motorists are aware of these schools and expect students to cross the road during the day.

"To minimise the risk to students, all split-campus schools in Queensland have a school zone that operates for the whole school day, usually 7am to 4pm, and have enhanced school zone signs installed which include flashing lights.

"In some regional areas, all-day school zones may operate at different times to match up with the standardised times for council.

"Drivers should also be aware that not all school zones are 40 km/h speed limits."


Here are the 63 QLD roads with all-day school zone speed limits;


Brisbane region

  • Ambrose Treacy College - Kate Street
  • Anglican Church Grammar School - Oaklands Parade
  • Birkdale State School - Agnes Street
  • Grace Lutheran College (Rothwell) - Mewes Road
  • Guardian Angels Primary School (Wynnum) - Bay Terrace
  • Guardian Angels Primary School (Wynnum) - Chestnut Street
  • Iona College (Lindum) - North Road
  • Padua College and St Anthony's School (Kedron) - Turner Road
  • San Sisto College (Carina) & St Martins School (Carina) - Mayfield Road
  • Sherwood State School - McCulla Street
  • Southern Cross Catholic College (Scarborough Sec) - Scarborough Road
  • St Aidans Anglican Girls School (Corinda) - Ruthven Street
  • St Josephs College (Gregory Terrace) - Water Street
  • Stretton State College (Secondary Campus) - Gowan Road
  • Thornlands State School & Redlands District Special School - South Street


Gold Coast

  • 58 Varsity College (Middle and Senior Campus) - Assembly Drive


Ipswich region

  • Concordia Lutheran College & Harristown State School and Harristown State High School - South Street
  • Lowood State High School - Prospect Street
  • Sacred Heart School - Cothill Road
  • St Marys Primary School (Ipswich) & St Marys College (Ipswich) - Elizabeth Street
  • Westside Christian College - Stuart Street


Toowoomba region

  • Cecil Plains State School - Geraghty Street
  • Drayton State School - Darling Street
  • Fairholme College (Toowoomba) & Toowoomba Anglican College and Prepartory School - Wirra Wirra Street
  • Fairholme College (Toowoomba) & Toowoomba Prepartory School - Dudley Street / Campbell Street
  • Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School (Toowoomba) - Goodwood Street
  • St Josephs College (Toowoomba) - Mackenzie Street
  • St Marys College Toowoomba - Hill Street
  • St Stephens School (Pittsworth) - Weale Street
  • St Ursulas College (Toowoomba) - Rome Street
  • The Glennie School - Herries Street
  • Toowoomba Anglican College and Preparatory School - Campbell Street
  • Toowoomba East State School - Arthur Street
  • Toowoomba State High School - Stuart Street
  • Wilsonton State School - Beryl St
  • Wilsonton State School - Denyer St


Warwick region

  • The SCOTS PGC College (Warwick) - Oxenham Street
  • Warwick State High School - Victoria Street



  • St Josephs School Stanthorpe - Corundum Street
  • Stanthorpe State School - Marsh Street


Gympie region

  • Gympie State High School & Gympie Special School - Cootharaba Road


Somerset region

  • Kilcoy State School - Hope Street


Stradbroke Island

  • Dunwich State School - Welsby St

Sunshine Coast

  • Bli Bli State School - School Road
  • Glenview State School - Leeding Road
  • Burnside State High School & Burnside State School - Blaxland Road
  • Landsborough State School - Gympie Street North
  • Mountain Creek State High School & Mountain Creek State School - Lady Musgrave Drive

Western Queensland

  • Roma State College - Cottell Street
  • St Patricks School (St George) - Balonne Street



  • Aldridge State High School - Searle Street
  • Maryborough Central State School & Maryborough State High School - Kent Street


Bundaberg region

  • Bundaberg South State School - George Street
  • Isis District State High School - North Street



  • Andergrove State School - Banksia Avenue
  • Mackay State High School - Kenilworth St


Cairns region

  • Good Counsel College (Innisfail) - Owen Street
  • Redlynch State College - Jungara Road
  • St Augustines College (Cairns) - Scott Street
  • St Josephs School (Atherton) - Alice Street


Townsville region

  • Ryan Catholic College (Townsville) - Morindo Drive
  • Townsville Grammar School (North Ward Campus) - Burke Street


 Far North Queensland

  • Western Cape College - Central Ave