Road Photos & Information: Western Australia
  Reid Highway & Roe Highway (State Route 3) - Midland to Jandakot

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Roe Highway:

The Roe Highway is part of the Perth metropolitan area outer ring road system. It's a limited access dual carriageway and carries not just SR3, but also NH94 and NH95.

The Roe Highway was first proposed in 1955 by Gordon Stephenson as part of the Metropolitan Region Planning Scheme. It is named after John Septimus Roe, first Surveyor General of Western Australia. Click here for a document by Paul Fisher, one of the project managers for the Tonkin Hwy to Welshpool Rd section.

Multiplexes along the route include:

History:

Roe Highway:

This page concentrates on the former alignment between Midland and Jandakot

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Forrestfield approaching Berkshire Rd, April 2009. This junction has been replaced with a grade separated interchange.

Image © Paul Rands

Approaching Berkshire Road:
Flashing warning signs approaching Berkshire Rd at Forrestfield, April 2009. This junction has been replaced with a grade separated interchange.

Image © Paul Rands

1 Main Roads WA
2 Paul Fisher, project manager
3 Government of Western Australia, Media Statements, Aboriginal name for Canning River twin bridges, 19 September 2003
4 Roe7 Alliance
5 Government of Western Australia, Media Statements, Roe Highway Stage 7 extension gets go ahead, 9 December 2004
6 WA Department of Planning and Infrastructure
7 Government of Western Australia, Media Statements, Roe/Great Eastern interchange improves safety, traffic flow and transport efficiency, 8 June 2012
8 Government of Western Australia, Media Statements, Joint statement - Roe Highway/Berkshire Road interchange upgrade underway, 11 November 2014

Last updated: 22-Jan-2019 12:34

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