Abernethy Kewdale
12 May 2014

UPDATE: Abernethy Road / Kewdale Road - Changed Traffic Conditions

Wednesday 7 May to Wednesday 14 May 2014, weather permitting

UPDATE: Due to inclement weather, these changed traffic conditions have been extended and are now expected to be completed by Wednesday 14 May 2014, weather permitting. 

As part of the Gateway WA project, the intersection of Abernethy Road and Kewdale Road will be upgraded. This upgrade will involve widening of each leg of the intersection to accommodate additional turning lanes.

To facilitate the upgrade of the intersection of Kewdale Road / Abernethy Road, various changed traffic conditions will be in place at the intersection from Wednesday 7 to Wednesday 14 May 2014, weather permitting.

1. Kewdale Road westbound

The following temporary closures will be required:

  • Right turn from Kewdale Road westbound onto Abernethy Road northbound
  • Single through lane between Marchesi Street and Abernethy Road (fast lane)

These closures will be in place during the following periods:

  • 7pm on Wednesday 7 May and Thursday 8 May, reopening at 5am each day
  • 7pm Friday 9 May until 5am Wednesday 14 May 2014 (continuously closed during this period)

2. Abernethy Road northbound

The right turn from Abernethy Road northbound will not be permitted during the following periods:

  • 7pm Wednesday 7 May and Thursday 8 May, reopening at 5am each day
  • 7pm Friday 9 May until 5am Monday 12 May
  • 7pm Tuesday 13 May until 5am Wednesday 14 May


3. Marchesi Street / Kewdale Road intersection

The following movements will temporarily not be permitted:

  • Right turn from Kewdale Road westbound into Marchesi Street
  • Right turn from Marchesi Street onto Kewdale Road westbound

These movement restrictions will be in place during the following periods:

  • 7pm on Wednesday 7 May and Thursday 8 May, reopening at 5am each day
  • 7pm Friday 9 May until 5am Monday 12 May 2014
  • 7pm Tuesday 13 May until 5am Wednesday 14 May


Please click here for maps outlining alternate routes during these changes traffic conditions.

To view the full traffic notice, please click here.