Notice of Road & Footpath Closures

Published on 18 January 2019

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WORKS AND EVENTS AROUND YOUR NEIGHBOURHOOD

The City of Busselton is undertaking the below works during January and some partial road and footpath closures may be in place during this period.  Please also note any road closures and/or footpath closures due to events.  Please slow down and show caution around any works and/or events taking place.  

 

 

Road Upgrades and Associated Works:

- Yoongarillup Road (January to March)

The reconstruction works are planned to commence in January 2019 and are expected to extend to March 2019.  Yoongarillup Road will be closed at Vasse Highway during Stage 1 for approximately 4 weeks.  Advance warning signage will be provided on site, ahead of the works and variable message boards will be located at strategic locations throughout the works.

Traffic management and detours will be in place and motorists are advised to access Yoongarillup Road via Sues Road during the partial road closure at Vasse Highway.  The City will endeavour to minimise any impact or delays the works may have.  Should you have any questions relating to Yoongarillup Road Reconstruction works, please contact the City’s Engineering Technical Officer, Raelene Lamb on 0417 068 297.

- Fairway Drive

Until further notice or until the Order is revoked, under section 3.50(6) of the Local Government Act 1995, a section of Fairway Drive that extends from Switchback Parade to Busselton Bypass, West Busselton will be closed to the passage of vehicles from 8 January 2019. 

- Strelly Street and Barlee Street Roundabout Construction Works (February to April 2019)

The roundabout works are expected to take approximately seven weeks to complete.  Advance warning of the works will be provided via the use of variable message boards located at strategic locations in the vicinity of the works.

The closure of various approaches to the intersection will be required and traffic flow through the LIA will be impacted.   At various stages throughout the project, Strelly Street will be closed after hours to accommodate night works.  Traffic management will be in place and delays should be expected.  Alternatively, it is advisable to seek alternative routes around the works wherever possible. Should you have any questions relating to the Strelly Street and Barlee Street Roundabout construction works, please contact the City’s Engineering Technical Officer, Raelene Lamb on 0417 068 297.

Car Park Construction:

- Port Geographe Boat Trailer Park

Bus Bay Construction:

- Hawker Approach / Georgiana Molloy College

New Footpath Construction and Landscaping:

- Wakeford Street
- Hawker Approach 

Landscaping Works:

- Burgee Cove Public Open Space

Drainage Works:

- Bovell Street
- Centurion Way 
- Glenmeer Ramble

 

FESTIVAL OF BUSSELTON:

CLOSING NIGHT CONCERT AND FIREWORKS ROAD & JETTY CLOSURE – 19 JANUARY 2019

On Saturday, 19 January 2019 the Festival of Busselton Closing Night Concert and Fireworks will be held at the Foreshore Stage and Amphitheatre.  To accommodate the concert and fireworks:

The following temporary road closure will be in effect on Saturday 19 January:

  • Foreshore Parade / Queen Street - Marine Terrace to Jetty Way. Temporary road closure (both directions) from 5.00pm to 10.00pm

Road closure signs and associated detours will be in place.

The following temporary Busselton Jetty closure will be in effect on Saturday 19 January:

  • Busselton Jetty will be closed from 5.30pm to 10.00pm on Saturday, 19 January 2019 due to the Festival of Busselton Closing Night Concert and Fireworks.

 For further information on the Festival of Busselton events please contact Di Bruce M: 0405 472 602.

The City apologises for any inconvenience caused.