A number of closures and changed traffic conditions will be in place over the coming months to facilitate works for the Gateway WA Project.
During these works, access to closed sections of the road will not be permitted for cyclists and pedestrians.
Cyclists and pedestrians are encouraged to seek an alternate route and follow all signage in and around the area.
The following sections will be affected:
Visit the Gateway WA Perth Airport & Freight Access Project page for further information about the project or call our Customer Information Centre on 138 138.
The new Riverside Drive Diversion route is now in operation with all traffic permanently diverted via Barrack Street, The Esplanade and William Street.
From this afternoon (24 February), cyclists and pedestrians will no longer have access to the existing shared path along the Swan River foreshore. Cyclists and pedestrians will be diverted around the Elizabeth Quay project site and will be required to use:
This route requires cyclists to cross at traffic signals or ride with the traffic, and will remain in place until 2015
For further information about the Riverside Drive Diversion visit our Perth CBD Roadworks page or call our Customer Information Centre on 138 138.
The southern portion of the footbridge has been demolished to allow for the operation of a temporary bus lane through the area.
The northern portion of the footbridge will be retained to take users over the rail line and a temporary ramp will be constructed to bring users down to ground level on the southern side.
The Perth City Link - Milligan Street Fact Sheet is available to download for further information.
Cyclists are required to travel with road traffic during this work.
Access from Perth Station to Forrest Place will remain. Pedestrians must use the south side of Wellington Street from William Street to Forrest Place.
The stairs on the Wellington Street side of the Horseshoe Bridge will be demolished on 12 May.
All bus stops on Wellington Street between William Street and Barrack Street, including CAT stops will be closed until further notice.
A temporary pathway will be located in the front of the Perth Station building for passengers connecting between services in Perth Station, Perth Underground and Wellington Street Bus Station.
The temporary walkway connecting Platform 5 and Platform 6/7 in Perth Station will be closed to allow room to build the underpass.
The detail of roadworks and map is available for download.
The footpath on the southern side near the William Street intersection will be closed to help facilitate bus lane construction.
Pedestrians can cross Mounts Bay Road via the overpass or by crossing the eastern side of the intersection.
Signage advising pedestrians of detours will be placed onsite.
A closure and access map is available for download.
Visit the Perth CBD Projects page for further information.