Roadworks and Road Conditions

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Be roadwork aware - slow down and take care

Planned works and events 

LocationEstimated TimeframeEffect
Great Northern Highway

Bell Street / Great Northern Highway Road Train Assembly Area (RTAA)

9 March to 31 June

  • Speed restrictions in place  
  • Information bay approx. 1km north west of Port Hedland airport will be closed the duration of the project

Great Northern Highway

Pavement works approx. 80 km south of North West Highway Intersection for 20km

​9 May to 30 July
  • ​Lane closures and speed restrictions in place

Great Northern Highway

Bridge works between Coonarie Creek to Obstinate Creek

22 May to 1 September

  • Bridge works bridge numbers 1177, 1178, 1179, 1180 and 1183
  • Reduced to a single lane, speed restrictions in place and temporary barriers and ramps in place
  • Please visit HVS Updates page for heavy vehicle information

North West Coastal Highway

Pavement works 80km south of North West Coastal Highway Intersection

​29 May to 30 July 2017
  • ​Lane closures and speed restrictions in place


Local Road Information

We are responsible for the main road network within Western Australia. Local roads are managed by local government authorities; for information on roadwork's and events affecting local roads, please contact the relevant local government authority:

​Local Government Authority​Contact
Town of Port Hedland

T: (08) 9158 9300
F: (08) 9158 9399
​Shire of East Pilbara

​Newman: (08) 9175 8000

Marble Bar: (08) 9176 1008

​Shire of Ashburton

​Tom Price: (08) 9188 4444

Onslow: (08) 9184 6001

City of Karratha

T: (08) 9186 8555
F: (08) 9185 1626


Modified: 20 Jun 2017