• HAZARD Earlier truck fire - INGLEBURN Hume Mwy just past Brooks Rd

    Sydney - SouthIngleburn Hume Mwy just past Brooks RdHAZARD Earlier truck fireStarted today 4:26am, last checked today 6:16amHeavy traffic conditions. Expect significant delays.Impact: On-ramp closed in northbound direction.
     2 of 4 northbound lane(s) closed.Queues:5.5kmAttending:Emergency service(s), RMS Advice:Expect delays
    Other Info:Lanes 1 and 2 are closed on the Motorway for vehicle recovery.The northbound Brooks Rd on-ramp to the Hume Mwy is also clo
  • PerthRunningFestival

    Contact: STAINTHORPE Emma (Con)
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    Page Content: ​The Perth Running Festival is WA’s newest running event, raising money for The Harry Perkins Institute of Medical Research. This Sunday 6 October, several roads around Optus Stadium, Victoria Park, East Perth, Crawley and the Perth CBD will be closed for the event. Causeway closed both directions 5:30am to 10:15amVictoria Park Drive closed both directions 5:30a
  • agcurfew

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    Page Content: For the safety of all road users, curfews for moving agricultural machinery apply during Christmas and Easter due to increased tourist traffic travelling the state. The policy includes oversize vehicles exceeding 4.5 metres in width, has not changed for at least 15 years.  We are currently working with agricultural industry representatives to review the curfews and explore solutions f
  • And-the-winner-is

    Contact: WILLIAMS Cruz (Con)
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    Page Content: We recently won the "Non-Aboriginal Organisation of the Year" at the 2019 East Kimberley Aboriginal Achievement Awards.This award recognises our contribution towards the growth of Aboriginal businesses and commitment to improving social and economic outcomes for Aboriginal people. In particular, it acknowledges our work across the Kimberley region over the last two years, including
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  • moorestreet

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    Page Content: The Moore Street level crossing, between Pier and Moore streets in Perth CBD, will permanently close from the morning of Tuesday 1 October.The high-risk level crossing, which crosses both the Midland and Armadale lines, has been identified as a priority for closure by the Public Transport Authority (PTA) due to ongoing safety concerns and a marked increase in operational clo
  • tonkinhwyellenbrook

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    Page Content: ​Motorists can now travel along a new section of Tonkin Highway, cutting travel time by half. Providing a direct, freeway standard route from The Promenade in Ellenbrook through to Gnangara Road, Reid Highway and Morley Drive will ease congestion and driver frustration.Minister for Transport, Hon Rita Saffioti joined dozens of local families on a celebratory 10 km bike ride to simult
  • grahamfarmer

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    Page Content: Graham "Polly" Farmer was a transformational figure whose influence transcended sport. Making an immense contribution to our community, he was a role model and an inspiration to all. Apart from his legendary sporting prowess, Mr Farmer was committed to the belief that all Aboriginal children should be able to reach their birthright potential and established the Graham "Polly" Farmer Founda
  • projectsprogress

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    Page Content: With a number of major projects currently underway across the metropolitan area, work is tracking well to deliver a better road network. Slashing congestion and journey times won’t be the only benefits, with the projects also creating more than 3,200 new jobs to support local businesses and tradespeople, and cutting the cost of congestion to Perth's economy c
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  • naidoc

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    Page Content: ​We believe that creating and maintaining meaningful relationships is an important role for our organisation. Our vision for reconciliation is to continue to drive positive relationships, and build a mutual respect and understanding with Aboriginal communities and stakeholders.We are leading the way in increasing Aboriginal employment and participation, our aim is to establish sustai
  • Built-by-locals,-for-the-locals

    Contact: IVOVIC Jelena (Con)
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    Page Content: ​WA’s largest Aboriginal community celebrated the completion of Bidyadanga Road.Sealing Bidyadanga Road and Airstrip has provided all-weather access to critical medical services including health clinic visits, access to primary care workers and medical evacuations. Watch our video to meet the team, and see how the project will benefit the community. 
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  • orrongroad

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    Page Content: ​We're seeking your feedback on our plans for upgrading Orrong Road between Leach Highway and Great Eastern Highway.As part of a long term Planning Study, we've investigated a range of options and developed a preferred concept which maintains key local road connections above Orrong Road which will be built below ground level. Visit the My Say Transport websiteto watch the videos, rea
  • nrsw

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    Page Content: ​National Road Safety Week runs from 6 to 12 May, honouring those we have lost and pledges to make the roads safer for everyone. Let’s pledge together to “Drive So Others Survive”“As every life is precious, I pledge to drive as if my loved ones are on the road ahead.I will remove all distractions and promise to never use my mobile phone while behind the wheel.
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  • towing

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    Page Content: ​Access to and from the Perth CBD can be a major challenge!To keep traffic moving, maintain safety and improve the management of congestion, tow away zones are implemented during specified times in the CBD.Always check road signage whenever you park or stop to avoid a fine and having your vehicle towed.  Visit our Towing and clearways page to see what you need to do if your car
  • perthtrafficfacebook

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    Page Content: ​Have you ever just missed the traffic report as you turn on the TV or get in the car and wondered where to find that information? Or are you one of the millions of us who wish that the information we need just magically appears in our Facebook feed? Well, you’re in luck! Today we launched our new Perth Traffic Facebook group. Join now and stay up-to-date on major issues that m
  • First-of-17-priority-road-and-rail-projects-complete

    Contact: IVOVIC Jelena (Con)
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    Page Content: ​The transformation of Wanneroo Road is one step closer with the completion of a 3.2 km dual carriageway between Joondalup Drive and Flynn Drive.The section is a well-known congestion hot spot creating frustrating traffic delays both northbound and southbound for more than 26,000 vehicles each day. Widening the road will significantly improve congestion and create safer, more
  • tonkineasterncorridor

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    Page Content: ​A $1.7 billion investment in new transport infrastructure is set to transform the eastern suburbs, with the Commonwealth and State Governments announcing funding for the planning, development and construction of a number of new projects.To find out more about how each project will improve safety and reduce congestion across our road network, please view each project page:Tonkin High
  • Tropical-cyclone-veronica

    Contact: OLIVARI Rebecca (OSM)
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    Page Content: ​Emergency repair crews are on standby in readiness for the impacts of Tropical Cyclone Veronica as it nears the Pilbara.Major flooding is expected along North West Coastal Highway (NWCH) from Port Hedland to Minilya with possible lesser impacts further inland along the Great Northern Highway.We expect to close a number of roads from 12pm today (23 March) as the weathe
  • closedmeansclosed

    Contact: MURRAY Hannah (Con)
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    Page Content: ​Tropical cyclones, bushfires, flooding and major crashes all have the potential to close roads. These are in place for your safety, and the safety of emergency services. While drivers recognise the dangers, risk taking behaviours seem to continue. By ignoring the road closed signage, drivers put themselves and rescuers at risk. If you plan to drive into incident prone areas,
  • beaufortstreet

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    Page Content: ​Water Corporation continues its ‘Pipes for Perth’ project, renewing the ageing water main along Beaufort Street in staged approaches between Roe Street and Chelmsford Road.Construction work will take place between March and June.The first stage kicks off from 18 March, with Beaufort Street between Newcastle and Bulwer streets reduced to a single lane in both directions.
  • reidandtonkininterchange

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    Page Content: ​All ramps on WA’s biggest free-flowing freeway to freeway interchange will open the morning of Sunday 17 March.Other changes include:A new section of Tonkin Highway opening between Reid Highway and Hepburn Avenue.Beechboro Road overpass opening with one lane in each direction. Motorists who would normally access the highways from here will need to use Morley Dri
  • rnoc

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    Page Content: ​An incident has the potential to suddenly add pressure to peak period travel and potentially throw traffic into chaos. Inside our Road Network Operations Centre, banks of computer screens and monitors buzz with activity, showing traffic moving (or not moving when there’s an incident) along road and through intersections across Perth. RAC Horizons Magaz
  • northeastrelief

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    Page Content: ​Construction is now underway on a major interchange upgrade for Wanneroo Road while the contract to widen one of the last remaining sections of single-lane highway in Perth has also been awarded.The two projects – the Wanneroo Road and Ocean Reef Road Interchange and the four-kilometre widening of Reid Highway between Altone Road and West Swan Road – are set to remove tw
  • northlinksustainable

    Contact: MURRAY Hannah (Con)
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    Page Content: NorthLink WA southern section has achieved the ultimate accolade, receiving the highest sustainability rating by an infrastructure project across Australia and New Zealand.With a score of 95.2 points out of a possible 110, the highest score attained to date under the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia’s (ISCA) Infrastructure Sustainability (IS) Rating Sch
  • hvsoperation

    Contact: MURRAY Hannah (Con)
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    Page Content: We are leading the way in Heavy Vehicle safety with Operation Long Run on the WA / SA boarder at Eucla.  This multi-agency operation with the Department of Transport, and the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR), is inspecting vehicles on both sides of the boarder.
    Our Transport Inspectors will be checking compliance with mass and dimension limits; ensuring high productivit
  • bushfireadvice

    Contact: MURRAY Hannah (Con)
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    Page Content: The Main Roads Travel Map provides timely information about road closures, incidents, roadworks and events across WA roads. Why not save the link to our travel map and keep up to date on issues affecting our roads during bush fires, floods and other events. You can also follow us on Twitter:Perth metro @ www.twitter.com/perth_trafficRegional roads @ www.twitter.com/wa_roa
  • Tonkin-and-Reid-Highway

    Comments: New ramps opening at Tonkin and Reid Highway.
    Contact: MURRAY Hannah (Con)
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    Page Content: The first three ramps at Tonkin Highway and Reid Highway interchange will open in the early hours of Sunday 3 February, enabling a free flowing journey from Reid Highway to Tonkin Highway. The temporary roundabout will no longer be required.The following ramps will be open:Reid Highway westbound and eastbound will use new ramp
  • onlineservices

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    Page Content: ​Our Travel Map will be unavailable Wednesday 23 January from 8pm to midnight to allow for scheduled maintenance. You will be able to visit the map, however incident information may not be current. For road and travel information, please visit our metropolitan (@Perth_Traffic ) and regional (@WA_Roads ) Twitter accounts. We apologise for any inconvenience thi
  • causeway

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    Page Content: ​Causeway roundabout diversions and lane closures are required to allow for utility works for the Waterbank project .
    From 5pm 28 December 2018 to 25 January 2019, the following changes will be in place:Causeway motorists heading into the City will be diverted onto Riverside Drive, to follow a signed detour via Plain Street, Victoria Avenue or Barrack Street. Motorists exiting t
  • greatsouthernhwy

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    Page Content: Work to widen a 4.5 kilometre section of Great Southern Highway, in the Shire of Katanning, will commence on Monday 10 December.Works will include:widening 4.5 kilometres of highway between Strickland Street and McAuliffe Road, from 7.5 metres to 10 metresreinstatement of sealed shoulders; andinstallation of safety barriers and audible edge lines to address the risk of run-off ro
  • websiteimprovements

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    Page Content: ​We're making changes to the website over the next 12 months, so some pages that you may have bookmarked will change.If you have any problems trying to find the information you’re looking for, please contact us via our online form. Thank you for your patience as we improve findability and your overall experience.BlockOneTitle: Register for Email Alerts
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