Hyper Growth Road Projects

The Shire of Serpentine Jarrahdale is committed to building a safer road network, with three key roads set to receive extensive rehabilitation works over the coming years.

Following an $18 million State Government commitment, the following roads will be upgraded:

  • Kargotich Road
  • Soldiers Road
  • Orton Road

Upgrades will include road widening, pavement rehabilitation, drainage investigation and street lighting design.

Further information on each of these projects can be found below.

Kargotich Road

What will these upgrades include?

Upgrades to Kargotich Road will include road widening, pavement and surface treatment, upgrading the intersections to roundabouts, vegetation clearing, culvert upgrades at intersections, service relocation, installation of crash barriers and street lighting design.

Where will the upgrades take place?

Two sections of Kargotich Road will be upgraded, including:

  • From Rowley Road to Thomas Road
  • From Thomas Road to Bishop Road

What is happening now?

Council awarded tender to Talis Consultants Pty Ltd to carry out design works for upgrades to Kargotich Road at its February 2022 meeting.

The scope of design consultancy works includes locating the existing underground utility services, arboricultural assessment of all mature trees, extensive pavement investigation, design and drafting of the proposed road upgrade and preparation of tender documents for construction.

Currently 15% of design has been completed and public consultation will commence soon.

Where can I view the design drawings for these works?

To view the design drawings outlining works that will be happening near your property, follow these steps:

1. Download the Kargotich Road Reconstruction Property Address List below

Kargotich Road Reconstruction Property Address List

2. Locate your address on the list and find the relevant design drawing number in the "Page" column next to the address

3. View the relevant design drawing below.

Design drawings

Design drawing - C101

Design drawing - C102

Design drawing - C103

Design drawing - C104

Design drawing - C105

Design drawing - C106

Design drawing - C107

Design drawing - C108

Design drawing - C109

Design drawing - C110

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Design drawing - C112

Design drawing - C113

Design drawing - C114

Design drawing - C115

Design drawing - C116

Design drawing - C117

Proposed typical cross section drawing

What will happen next?

Following the completion of design works, the Shire will commence the procurement process for construction, scheduled for February 2023.

When will construction begin?

Construction of stage one (Rowley Road to Thomas Road) is anticipated to commence by July 2023. 

Soldiers Road

What will these upgrades include?

Upgrades to Soldiers Road will include road widening, pavement and surface treatment, vegetation clearing, installation of crash barriers, culvert upgrades as required and review and design of street lighting at intersection.

Where will these upgrades take place?

Three sections of Soldiers Road are proposed for upgrade, including:

  • From Abernethy Road to Turner Road
  • From 140m north of Cardup Siding Road to Daisy Road
  • From Bushlark Close to Keirnan Street

What is happening now?

Council awarded tender to WML Consultants Pty Ltd to carry out design works for upgrades to both Soldiers Road and Orton Road at its May 2022 meeting.

The scope of design consultancy works include locating of the existing underground utility services, arboriculture assessment of all mature trees, Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Assessment, extensive pavement investigation, design and drafting of the proposed road upgrade and preparation of tender documents for construction.

Acquiring of the preliminaries for the design is in progress and following the completion of 15% design, public consultation will commence.

Where can I view the design drawings for these works?

To view the design drawings outlining works that will be happening near your property, follow these steps:

  1. Download the Soldiers Road Reconstruction Property Address List below 

Soldiers Road Reconstruction Property Address List

2. Locate your address on the list and find the relevant design drawing number in the "Page" column next to the address

3. View the relevant design drawing below.

Design drawings

10464-C2-DG-0201-A

10464-C2-DG-0202-A

10464-C3-DG-0201-A

10464-C3-DG-0211-A

10464-C4-DG-0201-A

10464-C4-DG-0202-A

10464-C4-DG-0203-A

10464-C4-DG-0204-A

10464-C4-DG-0205-A

10464-C4-DG-0206-A

10464-C4-DG-0207-A

Proposed Typical Cross Section Drawing

What will happen next?

Following the completion of design works, the Shire will commence the procurement process for construction, scheduled for February 2023.

When will construction start?

Construction is anticipated to commence by July 2023.

Orton Road

What will these upgrades include?

Upgrades to Orton Road will include road widening, pavement and surface treatment, vegetation clearing, installation of crash barriers, culvert upgrades as required and review and design of street lighting at intersection.

Where will these upgrades be carried out?

From King Road to Hopkinson Road.

What is happening now?

Council awarded tender to WML Consultants Pty Ltd to carry out design works for upgrades to Orton Road and Soldiers Road at its May 2022 meeting.

The scope of design consultancy works include locating of the existing underground utility services, arboriculture assessment of all mature trees, extensive pavement investigation, design and drafting of the proposed road upgrade and preparation of tender documents for construction.

Acquiring of the preliminaries for the design is in progress and following the completion of 15% design, public consultation will commence.

Where can I view the design drawings for these works?

To view the design drawings outlining works that will be happening near your property, follow these steps:

  1. Download the Orton Road Reconstruction Property Address List below

Orton Road Reconstruction Property Address List

2. Locate your address on the list and find the relevant design drawing number in the "Reference Drawing Number" column next to the address

3. View the relevant design drawing below.

Design drawings

Design Drawing - DG - 201

Design Drawing - DG - 202

Design Drawing - DG - 203

Design Drawing - DG - 204

Design Drawing - DG - 205

Design Drawing - DG - 206

Design Drawing - DG - 207

Design Drawing - DG - 208

Design Drawing - DG - 209

Design Drawing - DG - 210

Design Drawing - DG - 211

Proposed typical cross section drawing

What will happen next?

Following the completion of design works, the Shire will commence the procurement process for construction, scheduled for February 2023.

When will construction start?

Construction is anticipated to commence by July 2023.