Standard work hours are Monday to Saturday, 7am–7pm, and any out-of-hours works are indicated below. All works will follow approved noise and traffic management plans, and every effort will be made to minimise impacts.

There are a number of agencies working in the Bayswater area to deliver major projects, including the Morley-Ellenbrook Line, Tonkin Gap Project, Main Roads WA, and ATCO gas pipeline works. Several local streets are impacted by road closures – please follow on-road detour and traffic management signage for current works and traffic changes in the area.

For questions about project works, please contact:

-   New Bayswater Station Project – contact 9326 3666 or

-   Morley-Ellenbrook Line – contact 9326 3666 or

-   ATCO gas pipeline – contact 13 13 56 or

-   Tonkin Gap Project – contact 138 138 or

-   Maylands Road Improvements – contact 138 138 or

-   Transperth  – contact 13 62 13 

24/7 works (late-September)

24/7 works (including public holidays) are set to start from late-September. 

For urgent out-of-hours enquiries, phone 9483 6550.

Pedestrian crossing closure (from 17 September)

Access to Bayswater Station via Whatley Crescent will be closed permanently to construct new rail lines.

Station access will remain from Railway Parade via the pedestrian crossing (east) or pedestrian tunnel (west). 

To cross the rail line, pedestrians and cyclists can use the King William Street subway and the Leake Street underpass.

Shared path detour (ongoing)

The shared path detour along Railway Parade (between Hotham and Coode streets) will change with the closure of the station pedestrian crossing.

The new shared path detour, along Whatley Crescent and via the King William Street subway to Railway Parade, will be in place until the new elevated principal shared path is open.

Please follow on-road shared path detour signage and barriers to safely direct pedestrians and cyclists.

Railway Parade closures (until early-2024)

Railway Parade is closed in both directions from Bassendean Road to Clavering Road until early-2024. Local access to properties is maintained.

The westbound lane of Railway Parade will also be closed between:

  • 52 Railway Parade to Bassendean Road from October 2022
  • Beechboro Road South to Bassendean Road from May 2023.

Traffic management will be in place to safely deliver works to connect the Morley-Ellenbrook Line to the new Bayswater Station.

Leake Street underpass (until early-October)

A temporary closure of the Leake Street pedestrian underpass is scheduled in the school holidays, from 24 September – 9 October, for concreting works to build the new underpass.

Pedestrians can access Bayswater Station, or cross the railway line, via the King William Street subway.

Bayswater Station car park (ongoing)

Approximately 50 parking bays in the eastern section of the Bayswater Station car park on Railway Parade are temporarily closed to accommodate site facilities. 

Additional parking bays have been allocated for Transperth passengers in the Halliday Park car park. 

Retaining walls (ongoing)

Concreting, drilling, form and earth works to build retaining walls along Whatley Crescent, between Hotham and Cobden streets.

Midland Line Shutdown

The Midland Line Shutdown, originally scheduled to commence on 23 September, will now take place in early-2023 for critical works.

The shutdown is required to remove and replace about 1.8km of track and other rail systems.

For more information on the shutdown and to provide feedback, please visit Building For Tomorrow.

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