Upgrades are being undertaken across the Wheatbelt and Great Southern regions to improve safety and enhance service for the freight industry.
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.
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
Widening the highway between Barrett Drive and Lockyer Road. Construction started in February 2021.
Broome Cape Leveque Road
Upgrading and sealing a section of Broome Cape Leveque Road between Broome Highway and Beagle Bay.
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
Upgrading a 17 kilometre section between Bunbury and Busselton with new lanes, road improvements and bridge construction.
Coolgardie Esperance Highway Upgrade
A 30 kilometre section between Widgiemooltha and Kambalda will be upgraded in early 2021.
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
Sealing and upgrading sections between Derby Highway and Fairfields-Leopold Downs Road, as part of ongoing improvements.
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
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
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
Stage four to plan the alignment for the 110km section between Stages 1 to 3 is underway. Stages 1 to 3 are complete.
South Coast Highway Road Safety Improvements
This staged project will see the highway widened between Albany and Jerramungup.
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
Constructing a new roundabout at this intersection to improve safety
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
In consultation with the community, we're developing solutions to improve safety on Caves Road between Yallingup and Augusta.
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
A planning study was completed in 2012 to define a corridor for the future road between Brand Highway and North West Coastal Highway.
Kojonup Freight Route
Construct an alternative route for freight vehicles to travel around Kojonup townsite.
Provide an efficient freight route and improve safety by removing heavy vehicles from the Northampton townsite.
North West Coastal Highway Widening
Widening between Utakarra Road and Green Street in Geraldton to improve safety and efficiency.
South Western Highway
Investigating options to upgrade a 93 kilometre section between Vasse Highway and Walpole.
Upgraded the highway between Karragullen and Corrigin to improve safety in the Wheatbelt.
Bussell Highway Improvements
We upgraded a small section north of Cowaramup to improve safety in the South West.
Great Eastern Highway Widening
Widening work is complete on the 2.43 kilometre stretch between Anzac and Gatacre drives.
Great Northern Highway
Added town bypasses, wider roads, passing lanes, more rest stops and additional facilities between Muchea and Wubin.
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
Construction of a new road train assembly area is complete.
Onslow Road Upgrade
Upgraded 76 kilometres of road to reduce travel times and improve safety in the Pilbara.
Pinjarra Williams Road Improvement
Improved safety and removed roadside hazards near Dwellingup through a series of staged works.