Current Road Closures & Road Conditions
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A list of current road closure notifications can be found below or on the Shire of Esperance Facebook page.
Current and Future Road Closures/ Conditions
|Road Name||Between||Dates||Open / Closed||Reason / Condition|
|River Road||Between Cascade Rd and Oldfields Rd||Ongoing||Closed||Road Construction|
Grass Patch Road
|Williams Rd and Lort Rd||Ongoing||Road Open||Road Construction|
|Parmango Road||North of the farming land||Until further notice||Open to the Shire of Esperance boundary||Road Conditions
Section north of Shire of Esperance is managed by the Shire of Dundas. Please visit this website for more information.
|Balladonia Track||Southern end||Until further notice||Local Traffic Only||Road Conditions
Note: this track is made up of deep sand followed by clay track with limestone outcrops - sink holes present. Impassable in wet weather.
Inform a responsible person of your travel plans.
|Orleans Bay Road||4km at Southern End||Ongoing||Road Open||Bitumen sealing comencing early May.|
|Norseman Rd/ Dempster St/ The Esplanade||Intersection||Ongoing||
|Eleven Mile Beach Road||Collier Rd & Eleven Mile Beach Rd||Ongoing||Road Open||Shoulder Widening|
|Scaddan Road||Green Rd & Backmans Rd||Ongoing||Closed||Road Construction|
|Norseman Road||Goldfields Rd & Harbour Rd||27/4/22 - 16/5/22||
Parmango Road / Balladonia Track
The Parmango Road / Balladonia Track is an unmaintained 4x4 track north of the farming land. It is FOUR WHEEL DRIVE vehicles ONLY and towing is not advised.
The Shire of Dundas is responsible for the track from the Shire of Esperance boundary to the Eyre Hwy at Balladonia.
Balladonia Track - Between Eyre highway and Shire of Dundas boundary with Shire of Esperance
CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC DUE TO ROAD CONDITIONS.
Lake King - Norseman Road
The Shire of Esperance is responsible for a 60kms section of The Lake King - Norseman Road, please be advised that this section is unmaintained 4x4 track and towing is not advised.
The Cascade Road is a remote road with a gravel section approximately 120kms in length. There is a 5 tonne load limit on this road at all times.
National Park Road Access
There are a number of access points to enter a range of National Parks within the Shire of Esperance.
These roads are managed by the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions, Parks and Wildlife Service.
Updates on these roads can be found by contacting the Esperance Parks and Wildlife Service on 08 9083 2100 or by visiting the Park Alerts System https://alerts.dbca.wa.gov.au/
Main Roads WA
The following roads are the responsibility of Main Roads WA:
Coolgardie – Esperance Hwy
South Coast Hwy
Alerts & Travel Information for the above roads can be found by visiting https://travelmap.mainroads.wa.gov.au.