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Road Rules 2014
Current version for 1 February 2019 to date (accessed 22 February 2019 at 21:52)
Part 11 Division 2 Rule 135
135   Keeping to the left of a median strip
(1)  A driver on a road with a median strip must drive to the left of the median strip, unless the driver is:
(a)  entering or driving in a median strip parking area, or
(b)  required to drive to the right of the median strip by a keep right sign.
Maximum penalty: 20 penalty units.
Note 1.
 Median strip and median strip parking area are defined in the Dictionary.
Note 2.
 For the meaning of driving to the left of something, see rule 351 (3).
(2)  In this rule:
median strip does not include a painted island.
Note 1.
 Painted island is defined in the Dictionary.
Note 2.
 Rule 138 deals with keeping off painted islands.
Keep right sign