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Current Road Closures & Road Conditions

Notifications

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.

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

Lane Closure

Road Open

Roundabout Works
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

Lane Closure

Road Open

Asphalt Works

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.  

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   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

Harbour Road

Alerts & Travel Information for the above roads can be found by visiting https://travelmap.mainroads.wa.gov.au.