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  Mirrabooka Avenue, Gnangara Road, Wanneroo Road & Whitfords Avenue (State Route 83) - Former Alignment

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State Route 83 is a major connector route in Perth's northern suburbs, especially for the suburbs at its eastern end. It provides a direct connection to several main roads leading to Perth's CBD and also the Mitchell Fwy (SR2), the main north-south route in Perth.

The route contains a mix of 2 lane and 4 lane divided roadway, and passes through farming, residential, industrial, commercial and bushland areas.

History:

This page concentrates on the former alignment between Landsdale and West Swan, which is now part of State Route 84.

Henley Brook to Landsdale Landsdale to Henley Brook
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Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign on West Swan Road at the Gnangara Road intersection at Henley Brook. This is the eastern terminus of SR83. November 2008.

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Incorrect Trailblazer:
Incorrect trailblazer on Gnangara Rd (SR83) after the junction with Beechboro Road North (SR53) at Lexia, June 2009.

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Henley Brook / Ellenbrook Area:
Westbound along Gnangara Road. Henley Brook is on the left of the roadway and Ellenbrook on the right. Note the road reservation on the right, ready for duplication of the route when required. November 2008.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Lexia approaching the entrance to Whiteman Park, June 2009.

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Henley Brook / Ellenbrook Area:
Westbound along Gnangara Road. Henley Brook is on the left of the roadway and Ellenbrook on the right. Note the road reservation on the right, ready for duplication of the route when required. November 2008.

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Approaching Gaskell Road:
Gnangara Rd (SR83) at Lexia approaching Gaskell Rd, June 2009.

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Approaching Lord Street & Pinaster Parade:
Warning sign approaching the Lord Street / Pinaster Parade roundabout at Henley Brook. The proposed Perth-Darwin Highway will pass just west of this intersection. November 2008.

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Aircraft Noise Area Sign:
RAAF Base Pearce Aircraft Noise Area sign at Lexia, June 2009.

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Trailblazer Assembly:
Trailblazer as you approach the intersection with Beechboro Road North (SR53) at Whiteman, November 2008.

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Approaching Drumpellier Drive:
Gnangara Rd (SR83) at Lexia approaching Drumpellier Dr, June 2009.

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Trailblazer Assembly:
Trailblazer as you approach the intersection with Alexander Drive (SR56) at Landsdale, November 2008.

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Approaching Lord Street & Pinaster Road:
Gnangara Rd (SR83) at Ellenbrook approaching Lord St & Pinaster Rd, June 2009.

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Approaching Alexander Drive:
Warning signs for the signalised intersection with Alexander Drive at Landsdale, November 2008.

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Ellenbrook:
Gnangara Rd (SR83) in the Ellenbrook area, June 2009.

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Alexander Drive Intersection:
Westbound through the Alexander Drive junction at Landsdale, November 2008.

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Entering Swan Valley:
Entering the Swan Valley tourism region at Henley Brook, June 2009.

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    End State Route 83:
End SR83, at the junction with West Swan Rd (SR52 / TD203) and Henry St at Henley Brook, June 2009.

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    Intersection Directional Sign:
ID sign at the junction with West Swan Rd (SR52 / TD203) and Henry St at Henley Brook, June 2009.

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1 Main Roads Metropolitan Road Fact Sheet, 30 March 2008
2 City of Joondalup
3 Main Roads Western Australia

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