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26 Jun 2014

Update: Tonkin Highway / Leach Highway – Weekend closure and restrictions

UPDATE: Tonkin Highway / Leach Highway – Weekend closure and restrictions 27 – 30 June

Construction of the interchange at Tonkin Highway / Leach Highway is progressing with a new road alignment almost ready to take traffic.

The following traffic changes will be in place, weather permitting, for the new alignment to be available for use, including completion of the temporary intersection and the realignment of traffic from 7pm Friday 27 June until 5am Monday 30 June 2014:

  • Leach Highway closed to all traffic between Abernethy Road and Tonkin Highway
  • No turning movements at the intersection of Tonkin Highway / Leach Highway
  • No exit from Dunreath Drive onto Tonkin Highway northbound
  • Lane closures and altered traffic alignment on Tonkin Highway between Dunreath Drive and Kewdale Road / Horrie Miller Drive.

Additionally, between 5pm Sunday 29 June and 5am Monday 30 June 2014, the intersection of Tonkin Highway / Dunreath Drive will be closed.

The travelling public are encouraged to plan ahead and expect delays.

Click to view the Traffic Notice or view maps showing detours and alternate routes.


Update posted 19 June 2014:  Please note these dates have been revised due to recent wet weather experienced. Work will now take place between 27 & 30 June.