Regional Projects

We're upgrading regional roads and expanding our road network across WA to improve safety, connectivity and access for locals and tourists. See our current, planned and completed projects.
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Albany Highway

Albany Highway

Upgrades are being undertaken across the Wheatbelt and Great Southern regions to improve safety and enhance service for the freight industry.

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Albany Ring Road

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Albany Ring Road

Constructing a heavy haulage route around the City of Albany for the transport of grain, fertilizer, woodchips and other goods to and from the Port of Albany.

Bindoon Bypass

Bindoon Bypass

A new 64km link between Chittering Roadhouse and New Norcia, bypassing the town of Bindoon to improve travel times, road safety and freight efficiency.

Brand Highway Intersection Improvements

Brand Highway Intersection Improvements

Widening the highway between Barrett Drive and Lockyer Road. Construction started in February 2021.

​​​​​Broome Cape Leveque Road

​​​​​Broome Cape Leveque Road

Upgrading and sealing a section of Broome Cape Leveque Road between Broome Highway and Beagle Bay.

Bunbury Outer Ring Road

Bunbury Outer Ring Road

A 27-kilometre free-flowing highway, linking Forrest Highway to Bussell Highway. The project will be delivered in three sections, providing an alternative route around Bunbury.

Bussell Highway Duplication​​

Bussell Highway Duplication​​

Upgrading a 17 kilometre section between Bunbury and Busselton with new lanes, road improvements and bridge construction.

Collie to Mumballup Road Upgrade

Collie to Mumballup Road Upgrade

Upgrades to this section of road are being undertaken in stages.

Coolgardie Esperance Highway Upgrade

Coolgardie Esperance Highway Upgrade

A 30 kilometre section between Widgiemooltha and Kambalda will be upgraded in early 2021.

Derby Highway Intersection Upgrade

Derby Highway Intersection Upgrade

We’re installing safety upgrades at the intersection of Derby Highway and Waycott Street to improve safety and traffic flow.

Gibb River Road

Gibb River Road

Sealing and upgrading sections between Derby Highway and Fairfields-Leopold Downs Road, as part of ongoing improvements.

Great Eastern Highway

Great Eastern Highway

Planned works on the Coates Gully section between El Caballo and Bakers Hill, and works between Walgoolan and Southern Cross

​​​Great Northern Highway Upgrade

​​​Great Northern Highway Upgrade

Construction is underway to upgrade Great Northern Highway north of Ord River to improve safety and efficiency for road users

Hedland Road & Rail Safety Improvements

Hedland Road & Rail Safety Improvements

In collaboration with BHP, we will construct two new 'road-over-rail' bridges, realign two major intersections and the construct two new roundabouts in the Hedland area.

Manuwarra Red Dog Highway

Manuwarra Red Dog Highway

Stage four to plan the alignment for the 110km section between Stages 1 to 3 is underway. Stages 1 to 3 are complete.

Pinjarra Heavy Haulage Deviation

Pinjarra Heavy Haulage Deviation

A new road from Greenlands Road and South Western Highway.

South Coast Highway Road Safety Improvements

South Coast Highway Road Safety Improvements

This staged project will see the highway widened between Albany and Jerramungup.

South Western Highway

South Western Highway

A 3 km section of South Western Highway located 7 km south of Donnybrook is being realigned to improve road safety and efficiency for road users.

South Western Highway and Vittoria Road

South Western Highway and Vittoria Road

Constructing a new roundabout at this intersection to improve safety

Toodyay Road Upgrades

Toodyay Road Upgrades

Intersection upgrades, adding passing lanes, widening shoulders and realigning Toodyay Road to improve safety and traffic efficiencies.

Busselton Outer Bypass

Busselton Outer Bypass

Planning is underway for the future Busselton Outer Bypass to remove regional traffic from the inner Busselton area.

Caves Road Safety Improvements

Caves Road Safety Improvements

In consultation with the community, we're developing solutions to improve safety on Caves Road between Yallingup and Augusta.

Dongara-Geraldton- Northampton Route

Dongara-Geraldton- Northampton Route

Planning a future road corridor between Dongara, Geraldton and Northampton to address long term freight requirements and alleviate pressure on existing roads.

Geraldton North South Highway

Geraldton North South Highway

A planning study was completed in 2012 to define a corridor for the future road between Brand Highway and North West Coastal Highway.

Indian Ocean Drive

Indian Ocean Drive

Investigating opportunities for improvements along this stretch of road.

Kojonup Freight Route ​

Kojonup Freight Route ​

Construct an alternative route for freight vehicles to travel around Kojonup townsite.

Northampton B​ypass ​

Northampton B​ypass ​

Provide an efficient freight route and improve safety by removing heavy vehicles from the Northampton townsite.

North West Coastal Highway Widening

North West Coastal Highway Widening

Widening between Utakarra Road and Green Street in Geraldton to improve safety and efficiency.

South Western Highway

South Western Highway

Investigating options to upgrade a 93 kilometre section between Vasse Highway and Walpole.

Vasse Dunsborough Link

Vasse Dunsborough Link

Planning for a future road corridor between Vasse and Dunsborough to provide a better level of service and complement other existing and planned roads.

Brookton Highway

Brookton Highway

Upgraded the highway between Karragullen and Corrigin to improve safety in the Wheatbelt.

Bussell Highway Improvements

Bussell Highway Improvements

We upgraded a small section north of Cowaramup to improve safety in the South West.

Great Eastern Highway Widening

Great Eastern Highway Widening

Widening work is complete on the 2.43 kilometre stretch between Anzac and Gatacre drives.

Great Northern Highway

Great Northern Highway

Added town bypasses, wider roads, passing lanes, more rest stops and additional facilities between Muchea and Wubin.

Margaret River Perimeter Road

Margaret River Perimeter Road

Constructed a new alternative route around Margaret River to improve traffic flow in the area.

North West Coastal Highway and Madigan Road

North West Coastal Highway and Madigan Road

Construction of a new road train assembly area is complete.

Onslow Road Upgrade

Onslow Road Upgrade

Upgraded 76 kilometres of road to reduce travel times and improve safety in the Pilbara.

Pinjarra Williams Road Improvement

Pinjarra Williams Road Improvement

Improved safety and removed roadside hazards near Dwellingup through a series of staged works.

Williams Bridge Improvements

Williams Bridge Improvements

Replaced two bridges in Williams over Williams River and Coalling Creek.

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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