Concrete works are progressing on the bridge piers within Swan River. The piers form the structure support for the bridge.
Operational planning is also underway for closures affecting the Swan River in late February / early March. Further information will be published here as it becomes available.
The shared pedestrian and cyclist path located adjacent to the Swan River near Gloucester Park remains open but a detour is in place until mid-2017.
From 21 November to 19 December, a section of the shared path near Perth Stadium along Swan River will be closed. Detours will be in place as electrical works are undertaken.
The Swan River pedestrian bridge will connect people moving between East Perth, Burswood Peninsula and Perth Stadium. The bridge will start in East Perth at Nelson Avenue, south of Nile Street, and includes a special event bus stand to move patrons away from residential streets and connect them to the Perth CBD and car park facilities.The bridge is a key component of Perth Stadium transport plan and will provide patron connectivity between Perth's CBD, East Perth and the Stadium. Further information is available from
Perth Stadium website.
Swan River Pedestrian Bridge will:
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For more information including images of the Swan River Pedestrian Bridge and other works for Perth Stadium, please visit Perth Stadium website or phone (08) 9428 1961.