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Current Road Closures & Road Conditions


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Current Road Closures & Road Conditions

Current and Upcoming Road Closures

A list of current road closure notifications can be found below or on the Shire of Esperance Facebook page.

To receive instant updates on road closure information you can sign up for the digital version to be delivered directly to your inbox when a closure is sent out or contact Asset Management on (08) 9071 0637.

Road Name Between Dates Reason
Parmango Road North of the Farming Land Until further notice - reviewed 10am 28 Jan 2020 Fire Incident
Balladonia Track - Until further notice - reviewed 10am 28 Jan 2020 Fire incident
Wattle Camp Track  Wattle Camp and Balbinya Homestead Until further notice Fire incident
Gora Track - Until further notice  Fire incident
Telegraph Track Coolgardie-Esperance Hwy and Eyre Highway Until further notice  Fire incident
Merivale Road Rancho X and Jims Oven Road 15th January 2020 - 18th January 2020 Drainage Works
Merivale Road Jims Oven Road and Orleans Bay Road 16th January 2020 - 24th January 2020 Re-sheet

Road Conditions

Parmango Road / Balladonia Track

The Parmango Road / Balladonia Track is an unmaintained 4x4 track north of the farming land and towing is not advised. The Shire of Dundas is responsible for the track from the Eyre Hwy at Balladonia to the Shire of Esperance boundary.

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.  

Cascade Road

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

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