Construction will start on the 700m acceleration lane from Binningup Road to Forrest Highway northbound on 6 September.
Construction will start on the new 700 metre acceleration lane from Binningup Road to Forrest Highway northbound tomorrow, 6 September 2023.
Main Roads has advised motorists should expect a 24/7 lane closure on Forrest Highway, as well as speed reductions to 60 km/h. TransWA will also temporarily relocate its northbound stop to the Binningup Roadhouse.
The acceleration lane project is expected to be completed by late November and includes:
Planning is continuing for further northbound acceleration lanes from Forestry Road and Preston Beach Road, as well as intersection improvements at Myalup Beach Road.
These additional works are expected to be completed in 2024.
Acknowledgement of Country
The Shire of Harvey acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land 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.