The Broadway Duplication, Ellenbrook

Submissions closed on 01 January 0001, 12:00 AM

The City of Swan is planning to duplicate The Broadway, in Ellenbrook between The Promenade and Bordeaux Lane to reduce congestion and improve the road's safety and level of service.

The duplication will be staged over a minimum of 4 financial years (FY), with the proposed staging outlined below.

Find the latest updates on this project at the bottom of the page.

  Scope 
Stage 1
  • Duplication of The Broadway between The Promenade and Coolamon Blvd, excluding the signalised intersection and roundabout.
Stage 2
  • Additional lanes and phasing change in the immediate vicinity of The Broadway/The Promenade signalised intersection.
  • Upgrade of the existing roundabout at The Broadway and Coolamon Blvd intersection to a dual-lane roundabout.
  • Duplication of The Broadway between the Coolamon Blvd/The Broadway roundabout and south of Elmina Ave.
Stage 3
  • Duplication of The Broadway between Elmina Ave and the Westgrove Dr/The Broadway roundabout.
  • Reconfiguring the Elmina Ave and Galatea Pass intersections to make them left in-left out.
  • Upgrade of the existing roundabout at Westgrove Dr/The Broadway intersection to a dual-lane roundabout.
Stage 4 
  • Duplication of The Broadway between Westgrove Dr and Bordeaux Lane.
  • Upgrade of the existing Maffina Pde/The Broadway and the Bordeaux Ln/The Broadway roundabouts to dual-lane roundabouts
  • Construction of tie-ins from the proposed carriageway to the existing intersections. 

The onsite scope of works in each stage includes:

  • Planning:
    • service location and relocation
    • geotechnical testing
    • survey
  • Vegetation clearing
  • Construction of a new 2-lane carriageway in the road reserve on the eastern side of the existing carriageway
  • Intersection upgrades/modifications
  • Upgrading the existing street  lighting
  • Installation of new signage and line marking
  • Landscaping

Noise monitoring and modelling will also be conducted to inform the City of any possible noise impacts from the second carriageway and if noise mitigation measures are required.

Consultation will be done for each stage separately.

Stage 1 Update

The southbound carriageway of The Broadway is now open. The remaining works including landscaping and minor works on the northbound carriageway will be completed using stop-slow traffic management and short term lane closures.

Future Stages Planning

The City is planning to extend the duplication north to the Westgrove Drive roundabout in stages over the next two financial years. The planning for these future stages has commenced onsite with underground services being located, testing constructed on the existing road pavement and the proposed carriageway alignment being marked out onsite.