Metropolitan Projects

Across the metropolitan area, we're delivering a significant number of projects to improve congestion, reduce travel time and support the future expansion of Perth.
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Armadale Road to North Lake Road Bridge

Armadale Road to North Lake Road Bridge

A new bridge over Kwinana Freeway will ease congestion and improve access. Construction began in late 2019 and is expected to be completed in late 2021.

Causeway Pedestrian and Cyclist Bridge

Causeway Pedestrian and Cyclist Bridge

To completely separate path users from traffic, a new pedestrian bridge will be built alongside the Causeway. Construction is anticipated to start in 2022.

Civic Place to Erindale Road Pedestrian and Cycle Path

Civic Place to Erindale Road Pedestrian and Cycle Path

Planning for 2.5 km of new shared path along the eastern side (southbound lanes) of Mitchell Freeway, including a new underpass at Karrinyup Road.

Great Eastern Highway Bypass Interchanges

Great Eastern Highway Bypass Interchanges

Planned works to upgrade two major interchanges on Great Eastern Highway Bypass at Roe Highway and Abernethy Road, the extension of Lloyd St and new bridge over Helena River.

Great Eastern Highway Upgrade

Great Eastern Highway Upgrade

New alignment being built to the south of the current highway, as well as a new intersection with Old Northam Road and reconstruction of Wooroloo Prison Farm access Road.

Great Northern Highway

Great Northern Highway

A roundabout is being constructed at Apple Street and Coondaree Parade intersection in Upper Swan, scheduled to start in July 2021.

​​​​​​​​​​​High Street Upgrade

​​​​​​​​​​​High Street Upgrade

Construction is underway to improve safety, freight efficiency and traffic flow between Stirling Highway and Carrington Street, in Fremantle.

Karel Avenue Upgrade

Karel Avenue Upgrade

Upgrading Roe Highway interchange to reduce congestion and improve access to the local area. Construction is due to finish by August 2021.

Kwinana Freeway Pedestrian and Cyclist Path

Kwinana Freeway Pedestrian and Cyclist Path

Providing an uninterrupted journey between Mandurah and Perth CBD by completing the final link along Kwinana Freeway.

Leach Highway and Welshpool Road Interchange

Leach Highway and Welshpool Road Interchange

Construction has started on the new interchange to improve safety and efficiency at one of Perth’s most congested intersections.

Matagarup Bridge

Matagarup Bridge

A zip-line and adventure climb is being constructed on Matagarup Bridge, due for completion in 2021.

Mitchell Freeway Extension

Mitchell Freeway Extension

Extending the freeway to Romeo Road to help you get around the northern suburbs faster and safer. Construction is now underway.

Roe Highway and Kalamunda Road Interchange

Roe Highway and Kalamunda Road Interchange

Due for completion in mid-2021, one of the last signalised intersections on Roe Highway is being removed.

Smart Freeway - Mitchell Southbound

Smart Freeway - Mitchell Southbound

Major upgrades include widening the freeway, rolling out Smart Freeways and upgrading paths.

Stephenson Avenue Extension

Stephenson Avenue Extension

Extending a busy road to Mitchell Freeway and Cedric Street. Phase Two is currently in procurement.

Swan River Crossings, Fremantle

Swan River Crossings, Fremantle

Fremantle’s new bridges - improving your journey on land and on water. Construction is due to start late 2021.

Thomas Road Bridge Over Rail

Thomas Road Bridge Over Rail

A new bridge in Byford will accommodate for METRONET's Byford Rail Extension.

​​​​​​​​​​​​Thomas Road Safety Improvements

​​​​​​​​​​​​Thomas Road Safety Improvements

A series of upgrades are being planned between Kwinana Freeway and South Western Highway to improve safety.

Tonkin Gap Project and Associated Works

Tonkin Gap Project and Associated Works

Upgrading the highway with additional lanes, new interchanges, bridges and a shared path between Collier Road and Dunreath Drive.

​​​​​​​​​​​​Tonkin Highway Corridor

​​​​​​​​​​​​Tonkin Highway Corridor

Roe Highway to Kelvin Road will be widened, and Hale Road, Welshpool ​​Road and Kelvin Road intersections upgraded. Planning and development is underway.

Tonkin Highway Extension

Tonkin Highway Extension

Planning and development is underway to extend Tonkin Highway to South Western Highway an additional 14 kilometres.

Wanneroo Road and Morley Drive Intersection Upgrade

Wanneroo Road and Morley Drive Intersection Upgrade

Improved safety and traffic flow is being planned in Tuart Hill.

Bennett Brook Bridge Replacement and Benara Road Duplication

Bennett Brook Bridge Replacement and Benara Road Duplication

Planning to replace the timber bridge over Bennett Brook and build a dual carriageway on Benara Road

Congdon Street Bridge Replacement

Congdon Street Bridge Replacement

Replace the ageing timber bridge over Swanbourne Station. Development works are underway, however funding is not available for construction.

EastLink WA

EastLink WA

Planning for upgrades to Reid and Roe highways and a new route to Northam

Orrong Road Planning Study

Orrong Road Planning Study

The preferred concept will improve travel times and enhance connectivity for the local community. No funding is available for construction.

Stock Road Pedestrian Bridge

Stock Road Pedestrian Bridge

We are planning to replace the pedestrian bridge that was demolished in 2020.

Whiteman Yanchep Highway

Whiteman Yanchep Highway

Currently in the planning stages, this project is set to improve connectivity between planned urban development and employment centres.

Charles Street Upgrade

Charles Street Upgrade

Upgrades to the busy intersections of Charles Street with Green Street/Walcott Street and Wiluna Street were completed in late 2020.

​​​Cottesloe Principal Shared Path Construction

​​​Cottesloe Principal Shared Path Construction

Cyclists and pedestrians are enjoying the new 2.8 kilometre shared path along the Fremantle rail line.

Great Eastern Highway Safety Upgrade

Great Eastern Highway Safety Upgrade

Safety upgrades are complete between Bilgoman Road, Glen Forrest and Mann Street, Mundaring.

Hamilton Street Bridge Replacement

Hamilton Street Bridge Replacement

Replaced the 99 year old bridge in Subiaco to improve traffic flow and safety.

Hay Street Bridge

Hay Street Bridge

The bridge height over Mitchell Freeway has been increased to minimise the risk of being hit by oversized vehicles.

Kwinana Freeway Northbound Widening

Kwinana Freeway Northbound Widening

Widened the freeway from Russell Road to Roe Highway to reduce travel times and ease congestion.

Kwinana Freeway Southbound

Kwinana Freeway Southbound

A new southbound on-ramp from Manning Road provides direct access to the freeway.

​​​​​​​​​​Mitchell Freeway Northbound Widening

​​​​​​​​​​Mitchell Freeway Northbound Widening

We widened the freeway from Hutton Street to Cedric Street to improve safety and reduce congestion.

Mitchell Freeway Southbound Widening

Mitchell Freeway Southbound Widening

Widened the freeway from Cedric Street to Vincent Street to improve congestion through the area, particularly in morning peak.

Murdoch Drive Connection

Murdoch Drive Connection

Murdoch Drive now connects with Roe Highway and Kwinana Freeway, improving access and journey times to Fiona Stanley Hospital.

NorthLink WA

NorthLink WA

A vital, state of the art transport link between Morley and Muchea, providing significant productivity benefits to the economy, industry, motorists and local communities.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Orrong Road and Francisco Street Intersection Upgrade​

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Orrong Road and Francisco Street Intersection Upgrade​

Modified and upgraded this key black spot intersection in Lathlain to improve safety.

Reid Highway Dual Carriageway

Reid Highway Dual Carriageway

Widened the highway and built a new bridge at Arthur Street to improve safety and ease congestion.

Stock Road and Beeliar Drive Intersection Upgrade

Stock Road and Beeliar Drive Intersection Upgrade

Improve traffic flow and make it safer for pedestrians to cross.

Tonkin Highway and Dunreath Drive Interchange​

Tonkin Highway and Dunreath Drive Interchange​

Modified and upgraded the busy interchange near Perth Airport to reduce queuing on Tonkin Highway exit ramps during peak periods.

Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive Interchange

Wanneroo Road and Joondalup Drive Interchange

Drivers are now able to enjoy a free-flowing interchange as this project has reached completion.

Wanneroo Road and Ocean Reef Road Interchange

Wanneroo Road and Ocean Reef Road Interchange

A new bridge has been constructed over Ocean Reef Road to alleviate congestion and improve safety.

Acknowledgement of country

The Government of Western Australia acknowledges the traditional custodians throughout Western Australia and their continuing connection to the land, waters and community. We pay our respects to all members of the Aboriginal communities and their cultures; and to Elders both past and present.

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