Beaufort Street - Pipes for Perth

Project goal:

Renew the ageing water main along Beaufort Street between Roe Street and Walcott Street to help secure the reliability of water to customers in Highgate, Northbridge, Mt Lawley and the surrounding areas.

Delivery date:

March 2019 - July 2019

 

What's happening?

In March 2019 we started work to renew 2.1 kilometres of water main on Beaufort Street between Roe Street and Chelmsford Road.

To complete this complex work, the renewal has been separated into six stages. Please see the latest project updates, project stages and schedule tabs for a map of the project stages and further information about the work.

Why is this taking place?

This work is being undertaken to renew ageing water mains and reduce the likelihood of bursts, leaks and breaks.

When is this happening?

March 2019 - August 2019

Contact Us

  • For general enquiries please , Email: pipesforperth@watercorporation.com.au, Phone: (08) 9420 3529
  • Enquiries requiring immedicate action onsite please contact Civcon Project Manager Ben Matthews, Phone: 0401 807 839

Update - 5 July 2019 - Stages one, two and four

Stage four: Bulwer Street to Chatsworth Road

Due to the rain and wet weather conditions, work in stage four has been delayed by a week.

Work is now expected to be completed by 15 July 2019.

Stage two: Francis Street to Newcastle Street

Work in stage two is expected to be completed by 15 July 2019.

To fast track the work, stage two has been extended past Aberdeen street to south of Francis Street, which was previously included in stage one.

Stage one: Roe Street to Francis Street

Work in stage one will start following the completion of stage two work.

This work is expected to take about three weeks to complete.

Pipes for Perth pop up shop - 497 Beaufort Street, Highgate

The Pipes for Perth pop up information centre will remain open until the end of July.

Local businesses, residents and visitors to Beaufort Street are encouraged to drop in for a chat.

The pop up shop will be open between 10am to 2pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Check the shop front door for any changes to the opening hours.

Completed stages

Stage three: Newcastle Street to Bulwer Street - complete

Stage five: Chatsworth Road to Vincent Street - complete

Stage six: Vincent Street to Chelmsford Road - complete

Stage Estimated timing
Stage one: Roe Street to Francis Street To commence following the completion of stage two. Expected to take about three weeks.
Stage two: Francis Street* to Newcastle Street (*see updates tab) Weeks of 20 May to 15 July 2019
Stage three: Newcastle Street to Bulwer Street Complete
Stage four: Bulwer Street to Chatsworth Road Weeks of 27 May to 15 July 2019
Stage five: Chatsworth Road to Vincent Street Complete
Stage six: Vincent Street to Chelmsford Road Complete

Map of work stages (not to scale:)

Pipes for Perth Beaufort Street  map updated July 2019