Australian Standard - Warning Signs

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Revision:  3E
 
Date amended:  04-Jul-2017

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Revision Register

 

Ed/Version Number Clause Number Description of Revision Date
1 All Guideline Developed  16-Oct-2009
1A 4.5 New Sign W7-2-2 added. 05-Nov-2009
1B 4.3 New Signs W5-42, 44, 45, 46 and 49 added. 12-Nov-2009
1C 4.4 New Signs W6-1, 2 and 3 added. 20-Nov-2009
1D 4.6 New Signs W8-13, 18, 19, 20, 24 and 25 added. 28-Nov-2009
1E 4.7 New Signs W9-2 & W9-3 added. 20-Jan-2010
1F 4.3 New Sign W5-50 added. 12-Nov-2010
1G 4.2 New Signs W2-11 & W2-12 added. 31-Mar-2011
1H Header Contact person changed. 20-Sep-2011
2 ​All ​Format changed. ​03-Apr-2012
3 All ​Drawings 200931-0039 to 200931-0049 amended. New Drawings 201131-0014, 201131-0015, 201331-0001 & 201331-0002 added. ​20-Mar-2013
3A ​4.2 Drawings 201331-0001 & 201331-0002 linked. 06-May-2013
3B ​4.2 Re-link 200931-0043 to the correct pdf drawing. 17-Oct-2013
3C 4.2 ​Decsription for Sign W2-12(R) amended to "STAGGERED SIDE ROAD INTERSECTION ON CURVE (First Junction on LHS)" ​22-Nov-2013
3D 4.3 ​New Sign W3-3 added. ​05-Mar-2014
​3E​4.3​Warning Sign W3-3 amended.​04-Jul-2017

Table of Content


4. WARNING SIGNS

4.1 ALIGNMENT SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W1-8(TURN).GIF TILTING
TRUCK
xkm/h
TURN
W1-8
 (TURN)

(L or R)
1500 x 3000 200931-0052 0
W1-8(REVERSE-TURN).GIF TILTING
TRUCK
xkm/h
REVERSE
TURN
W1-8
(REVERSE TURN)

(L or R)
1500 x 3000
 
200931-0053
 

0
 
 
W1-8(CURVE).GIF TILTING
TRUCK
xkm/h
CURVE
W1-8
(CURVE)

(L or R)
1500 x 3000 200931-0054 0
W1-8(REVERSE-CURVE).GIF TILTING
TRUCK
xkm/h
REVERSE
CURVE
W1-8
(REVERSE CURVE)

(L or R)
1500 x 3000
 

 

200931-0055
 
0
 
W1-8(HAIRPIN-BEND).GIF TILTING
TRUCK
xkm/h
HAIRPIN
BEND
W1-8
(HAIRPIN BEND)

(L or R)
1500 x 3000
 
200931-0056
 
0
 


4.2 INTERSECTION & JUNCTION SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W2-1.GIF CROSS ROAD W2-1A
W2-1B
W2-1C
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
200931-0039  1
W2-4.GIF SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
W2-4A
W2-4B
W2-4C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
  
200931-0040
 
 1
 
W2-8.GIF STAGGERED
SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
W2-8A
W2-8B
W2-8C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
  
200931-0041
 
 1
 
W2-9.GIF SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
ON
OUTSIDE OF
CURVE
W2-9A
W2-9B
W2-9C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
  
200931-0042
 
 1
 
W2-10.GIF SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
ON
INSIDE OF
CURVE
W2-10A
 W2-10B
W2-10C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
  
200931-0043
 1
 
Image: W2-11R.RCN-D13^23104010.GIF
STAGGERED
SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
ON CURVE
(First Junction
on RHS)
​​600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
201331-0001 ​0
Image: W2-12R.RCN-D13^23104008.GIF
STAGGERED
SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
ON CURVE
(First Junction
on LHS)
​​600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
201331-0002 ​0
Image: W2-11L.RCN-D13^2399858.GIF
STAGGERED
SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTION
ON CURVE
(First Junction
on RHS)
​600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
201131-0014 0
Image: W2-12L.RCN-D13^2399857.GIF

STAGGERED
SIDE ROAD INTERSECTION
ON CURVE
(First Junction
on LHS) 

W2-12A
W2-12B
W2-12C

(L)

600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
201131-0015​ 0
W2-13.GIF SUCCESSIVE
SIDE ROAD
INTERSECTIONS
W2-13A
W2-13B
W2-13C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0044
 
 1
 
W2-15.GIF CROSS ROAD
ON
CURVE
W2-15A
W2-15B
W2-15C
(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0045
 
 1
 
W2-16.GIF SIDE ROAD
JUNCTION
STRAIGHT AHEAD
ON
CURVE
W2-16A
W2-16B
W2-16C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0046
 
 1
 

4.3 ADVANCE WARNING OF TRAFFIC CONTROL DEVICE SERIES
Sign Name Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
Image: W3-3.RCN-D14^23115066.GIF PEDESTRIAN SIGNALS AHEAD W3-3A
W3-3B
W3-3C

W3-3D
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
1200 x 1200
201431-0008 1

4.5 ROAD OBSTACLE SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W5-42.GIF FALLING
ROCKS
W5-42A
W5-42B
W5-42C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0073
0
W5-44.GIF CAMEL W5-44A
W5-44B
W5-44C
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900 
200931-0074 0
W5-45.GIF EMU W5-45A
W5-45B
W5-45C
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900 
200931-0076 
W5-46.GIF WILD
HORSE
W5-46A
W5-46B
W5-46C
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900 
200931-0077 
W5-49.GIF WILD
ANIMALS
W5-49A
W5-49B
W5-49C
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900 
200931-0075 
W5-50.GIF FARM
MACHINERY
W5-50A
W5-50B
W5-50C
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900 
201031-0172 


4.6 PEDESTRIAN, BICYCLE AND SCHOOL SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W6-1.GIF PEDESTRIANS W6-1A
W6-1B
W6-1C
W6-1D
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
1200 x 1200
200931-0057
W6-2.GIF PEDESTRIAN
CROSSING
AHEAD
W6-2A
W6-2B
W6-2C
W6-2D
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
1200 x 1200
200931-0058
W6-3.GIF CHILDREN
CROSSING
W6-3A
W6-3B
W6-3C
W6-3D
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
1200 x 1200
200931-0059


4.7 RAILWAY LEVEL CROSSING SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W7-2-2.GIF SUPPLEMENTARY PLATE
... TRACKS
W7-2-2 1000 x 150 200931-0072


4.8 SUPPLEMENTARY PLATE SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W8-13.GIF
PLAY GROUND
(Use with
W6-3)
W8-13A
W8-13B
W8-13C
600 x 400
750 x 500
900 x 600
200931-0061  0
W8-18.GIF AGED W8-18A
W8-18B
W8-18C
600 x 200
750 x 250
900 x 300
200931-0062 0
W8-19.GIF BLIND
(Use with
W6-1)
W8-19A
W8-19B
W8-19C
600 x 200
750 x 250
900 x 300
200931-0063  0
W8-20.GIF DISABLED
(Use with
W6-1)
W8-20A
W8-20B
W8-20C
600 x 200
750 x 250
900 x 300
200931-0064  0
W8-24.GIF PRESCHOOL
(Use with
W6-3)
W8-24A
W8-24B
W8-24C
600 x 200
750 x 250
900 x 300
200931-0065  0
W8-25.GIF REFUGE ISLAND
(Use with
W6-1)
W8-25A
W8-25B
W8-25C
600 x 400
750 x 500
900 x 600
200931-0066  0


4.9 MODIFIED INTERSECTION SERIES
Sign Name  Sign No. Size mm Drawing No. Amdt. No.
W9-1.GIF MODIFIED
INTERSECTION
W9-1A
W9-1B
W9-1C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0047
 
1
 
W9-2.GIF MODIFIED
INTERSECTION
W9-2A
W9-2B
W9-2C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0048
 
1
 
W9-3.GIF MODIFIED
INTERSECTION
W9-3A
W9-3B
W9-3C

(L or R)
600 x 600
750 x 750
900 x 900
 
200931-0049