“The WA Labor Government is proud to be delivering significant upgrades to the Mitchell Freeway, connecting our northern suburb community.”
– Emily Hamilton MLA


Construction on the upgrades to the Mitchell Freeway are well underway.

The new southbound lane between Hodges Drive and Hepburn Avenue is now complete, improving connections within our northern subrurbs.

The northern extension of the freeway to Alkimos and Butler is now open, and works to install smart technology on nine freeway entry-ramps southbound from Hester Avenue to Warwick Road are well underway.


✓ Hundreds of local jobs to be created

✓ Improve journeys for all freeway users

✓ Extension of the freeway north to Alkimos at Romeo Road now open

✓ Additional 8.8 km third lane between Hodges Drive and Hepburn Avenue

✓ Smart Freeway technology to be rolled out between Hester Avenue and Vincent Street

✓ New Principal Shared Path along the Freeway to further improve transport options across our northern corridor.

✓ Project completion due 2024

✓ Massive transformation of the Mitchell Freeway will bust congestion and increase connectivity

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