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The City is committed to working with you to understand and utilise your views, concerns, and aspirations, to guide sustainable outcomes in our decision-making processes to strengthen community cohesion, city amenity and the quality of life for the local community.

Our online community engagement hub, Your Voice Nedlands provides you and the community with the opportunity to offer genuine input into a broad range of projects, activities and decisions of Council. The hub also gives us an avenue to communicate decisions and activities.

This page is regularly updated with news such as infrastructure, closures and events.

The City is committed to working with you to understand and utilise your views, concerns, and aspirations, to guide sustainable outcomes in our decision-making processes to strengthen community cohesion, city amenity and the quality of life for the local community.

Our online community engagement hub, Your Voice Nedlands provides you and the community with the opportunity to offer genuine input into a broad range of projects, activities and decisions of Council. The hub also gives us an avenue to communicate decisions and activities.

This page is regularly updated with news such as infrastructure, closures and events.

  • Footpath Reconstruction - Loch Street (between Stirling Hwy and Melvista Street)

    CLOSED: These works are complete.
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    This notice is on behalf of the Town of Claremont.

    Footpath reconstruction will be undertaken on the west side of Loch Street, between Stirling Hwy and Melville Street, scheduled to commence Monday 12 October 2020, with an expected completion by Friday 16 October 2020 (weather permitting).

    Below is the proposed sequence of events:

    • Remove sections of old footpath, including old crossovers and paving along the footpath alignment. This is to achieve a uniform look and surface for the new footpath;
    • Form up and pour a new 1.8m minimum width concrete footpath in Claremont cream colour;
    • Repair any damage to verges, crossovers or reticulation and undertake general clean up.

    If you have any vegetation growing over the footpath, please ensure this is pruned back to the property line prior to Monday 12 October 2020. If you wish to retain any excavated bricks or pavers that will be removed from your verge, please contact the Town to make the necessary arrangements.

    Works are expected to occur between 7am to 5pm on weekdays.

    Should you have any queries, please contact Town of Claremont - Svetlana Ostrovsky, Coordinator of Works on 9285 4300.

  • Laneway Closure - Railway Road

    CLOSED: These works are now complete.
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    As part of the Forrestfield Airport Link Services, the Public Transport Authority will need to close one traffic lane on Railway Road outside Karrakatta Station.

    The lane closure is necessary for the creation of a bus layover area for bus replacement services while works are being completed at Claremont Station. Traffic will continue to have access past the temporary bus layover area.

    The lane closure is expected to be in place from 8pm Thursday 8 October and should be completed by 5am Monday 12 October.

    See more info in the document library.

    Should you have any queries, please call the City on 9273 3500.
  • Claremont Station Project

    CLOSED: These works are now complete.
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    Major works and Fremantle Line partial closure: 8-12 October 2020

    From 8pm Thursday 8 October to 4am Monday 12 October 2020, major works will take place to construct a new pedestrian underpass west of Claremont Station.

    Once complete in early 2021, the new pedestrian underpass will permanently replace the station’s existing western pedestrian level crossing, and provide a safer north-south pedestrian and cyclist connection under the Fremantle Line.

    A number of other significant project works will take place during the closure between Showgrounds and Swanbourne stations. Work will take place 24 hours a day and a variety of machinery will be used.

    For full details of the work, visit the project webpage.

    Traffic Management Map can be found in the document library.

  • Kerbing and Paving Repair - Grove End Ridge, Mt Claremont

    CLOSED: These works are complete.
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    The City is undertaking kerbing and paving repair works in Grove End Ridge, Mt Claremont and community members and road users may be inconvenienced while this work is being undertaken.

    Axiis Contracting will carry out the works, commencing Monday 28 September 2020 between the hours of 7:00am – 5:00pm.


    The works should be completed within a two-week timeframe, dependent on weather/resources and will include:

    • Removal of existing kerb;
    • Removal of raised paving sections;
    • Removal of tree roots;
    • Reinstatement of paving and concrete kerbing


    Please note that some preparatory works will need to be undertaken outside of these dates and may include survey and paint markings.

    Lane closures will be in place with detours around the work site. Local traffic will continue to have limited access whilst closures are in place, and on-site traffic controllers will be happy to assist. View the site location via the Document Library.

    Should you have any further enquiries, please contact the Site Supervisor Frank Giglia on 0448 320 855 or alternatively the City's Representative, Jason Spyker on (08) 9273 3500.

  • Road Rehabilitation Project: Melvista Avenue

    CLOSED: These works are complete.
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    This notice is on behalf of Town of Claremont.

    Road Rehabilitation for Melvista Avenue (between Bay Road and Stone Street) is scheduled to commence on Tuesday 29 September 2020, with an expected completion date by Friday 9 October 2020 (weather permitting).

    The proposed sequence of events of works is as follows:

    • Week 1: Remove existing kerb (where applicable), cut and remove some crossover entries with access still provided to residents into their property, undertake drainage improvements, remove existing road surface to a maximum depth of 50mm, install the required type of kerb (including in front of crossovers);
    • Week 2: Lay asphalt surface to a maximum of 50mm deep, reinstate and repave crossovers, backfill behind kerbs, general clean up, including reticulation repairs.

    Some crossovers may need to be modified by the Town's contractor, with the relevant material to better match the new levels of the newly constructed road. When this occurs, please do not remove the cones as concrete that has been laid may be curing or the new asphalt cooling. During this time, alternate arrangements may need to be made when accessing properties, for a maximum of 24 hours for concrete curing.

    Works are expected to occur between 7am and 5pm on weekdays.

    Should you have any further queries, please contact the Town of Claremont - Svetlana Ostrovsky, Coordinator of Capital Works, on 9285 4300.

  • Weed Control Program 2020

    CLOSED: This project is complete.
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    The City will be conducting the Weed Control Program for 2020 during September.

    A map for the program can be found in the document library.

    • Coastal and Hollywood Ward: Week 1 and 2 of September
    • Melvista and Dalkeith Ward: Week 3 and 4 of September

    Note: This program is dependent on weather. These dates may be pushed out due to rainfall and strong winds.

  • Footpath Upgrades - Bruce Street: Melvista Ave to The Avenue, Dalkeith

    CLOSED: This project is complete.
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    The City is undertaking footpath upgrade works along Bruce Street and community members and road users may be inconvenienced while this work is being undertaken.

    Axiis Contracting will carry out the footpath upgrades, commencing Monday 31 August 2020 between the hours of 7:00am – 5:00pm.

    The works should be completed within a three-week timeframe, dependent on weather/resources and will include:

    • Demolition of existing slab footpath;
    • Service adjustments
    • Installation of new concrete footpath; and
    • Driveway accommodation works

    Please note that some preparatory works will need to be undertaken outside of these dates and may include survey and paint markings.

    Lane and footpath closures will be in place with detours around the work site. Local traffic will continue to have access whilst closures are in place, and on-site traffic controllers will be happy to assist. View the site location via the Document Library.

    Should you have any further enquiries, please contact the Site Supervisor Jarrod Daniel on 0429 066 502 or alternatively the City's Representative, Jason Spyker on (08) 9273 3500.

  • Beatrice Road & Birdwood Pde - Road intersection upgrade and associated works

    CLOSED: This project has concluded.
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    Roads 2000 will be carrying out Road intersection upgrade and associated works on Beatrice Road, Nedlands.

    The works will include:

    • Asphalt profiling
    • Line Grinding
    • New Kerb island
    • Concrete infill
    • Faux Paving

    The works will be commencing Monday 22 June 2020 and should be completed within a two week timeframe however, this is dependent on the weather and resources.
    Works will be undertaken during weekdays, between the hours of 7:00am – 5:00pm. Please note that some preparatory works will need to be undertaken outside of these dates and may include survey set-out and paint markings.

    Road closures will be in place for the works with detours around the work site. Local traffic will continue to have access whilst closures are in place and on-site traffic controllers will be happy to assist. A copy of the site location can be found in the document library.

    Should you have any further enquiries, please contact the Project Manager, James Beier on 0403 546 211 or alternatively the City’s Representative, Tim Hollow on (08) 9273 3500.

  • Footpath Upgrades - Stirling Highway between Kinninmont Ave & Smyth Rd

    CLOSED: This project has concluded.
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    The City is undertaking footpath upgrade works on Stirling Highway, between Kinninmont Avenue and Smyth Road and community members and road users may be inconvenienced while this work is being undertaken.

    Civcon will carry out the footpath rehabilitation works and commencing Monday 8 June 2020 between the hours of 9:00am – 7:00pm.


    The works should be completed within a two-week timeframe, dependent on weather/resources and will include:

    • Demolition of existing footpath and kerb
    • Service adjustments
    • Installation of new kerb and drainage
    • Installation of new brick paved footpath; and
    • Accommodation works.

    Please note that some preparatory works will need to be undertaken outside of these dates and may include survey and paint markings.

    Lane closures will be in place with detours around the work site. Local traffic will continue to have access whilst closures are in place, and on-site traffic controllers will be happy to assist. View the site location via the Document Library.

    Further updates will be posted to this page.

  • Monash Avenue - Brick Paving Footpath Upgrade

    CLOSED: This project has concluded.
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    Civcon will be carrying out footpath improvement works on Monash Avenue, Nedlands, on behalf of the City.

    Works will commence Monday 6 July 2020 and will include:

    • Verge demolition and kerb removal;
    • Installation of new concrete kerb;
    • Installation of new brick paved footpath / hardstand area;
    • Installation of new concrete aprons; and
    • Driveway accommodation works.

    Works will be undertaken between Monday to Saturday, between the hours of 7:00am – 5:00pm.

    The works should be completed within a two-week timeframe; however, this is dependent on the weather and resources. Please note that some preparatory works will need to be undertaken outside of these dates and may include service location and paint markings.

    Please be informed that the east bound lane will be closed during the works, and commuters are advised to follow detour signs and plan ahead to reach their destination. A copy of the diversion route can be viewed in the document library.

    Should you have any further enquiries, please contact the Site Supervisor Chris Bredice on 0477 169 409 or alternatively the City’s Representative, Paul Beasley (08) 9273 3500.


Page last updated: 17 August 2020, 14:52