171—Stopping on or near a children's crossing
(1) A driver must not
stop on a children's crossing, or on the road within 20 metres before the
crossing and 10 metres after the crossing, unless the driver stops at a place
on a length of road, or in an area, to which a parking control sign applies
and the driver is permitted to stop at that place under the Australian Road
"Children's crossing" is defined in rule 80, and "parking control sign is
defined in the dictionary.
A driver stops within a particular distance from a children's crossing if the
driver stops so any part of the driver's vehicle is within that
distance—see rule 350(2).
(2) For this rule,
distances are measured—
the direction in which the driver is driving; and
shown in example 1 or 2.
(3) In this
"road" does not include a road-related area, but includes any shoulder of the
"Road-related area" is defined in rule 13, and "shoulder" is defined in
Measurement of distance—children's crossing with red and white posts
Measurement of distance—children's crossing with 2 parallel continuous
or broken lines