Shire of Lake Grace Roads

The Shire of Lake Grace is located in the Southern Wheatbelt Region of Western Australia. The Shire covers an area of 10, 747 square kilometres and manages a vast road network. 

Council roads, as depicted on the Road Classification Listings and Road Classification Plan are categorised into "A", "B" & "C" class roads and will be afforded the following work criteria:

"A" Class

  • Formation to be 10m width
  • Carriageway to be 7m width with 200mm gravel sheet
  • Shoulders to be 2 x 1.5m
  • Crossfall to be 4%
  • Floodways to be equipped with a minimum of 2 x 237mm culverts and headwalls
  • Backslopes to be cleared annually of all regrowth 
  • Long Term Development: bitumen surface

"B" Class

  • Formation to be 10m width
  • Carriageway to be 7m width with 200mm gravel sheet
  • Shoulders to be 2 x 1.5m
  • Crossfall to be 4%
  • Floodways to be equipped with a minimum of 2 x 237mm culverts and headwalls
  • Backslopes to be cleared annually of all regrowth
  • One additional grading before harvest, if necessary 
  • Long Term Development: to remain as gravel surface

Profile & Specifications for A & B Class Roads

"C" Class

  • Formation to be 8m width
  • Carriageway to be 6m width with 150mm gravel sheet
  • Shoulders to be 2 x 1m

Profile & Specifications for C Class Roads 

Class "A" Roads

Council recognises the following 'A' Class Roads as major regional routes and are sealed or planned to be sealed.

  • Biddy-Camm Road
  • Mallee Hill Road
  • North LG –Karlgarin Road
  • Lake Biddy Road
  • Biddy-Buniche Road
  • Aylemore Road
  • Newdegate North Road
  •  Newdegate Road
  • Magenta Road
  • Varley South Road
  • Holt Rock South Road
  • Norseman Road

Class "B" Roads

Class 'B' Roads are major feeder, arterial roads and are built to a pre-seal standard.

  • Jarring South Road
  • White Dam (Jarring Nth) Road
  • West Kuender Road
  • Mordetta Road
  • Willcocks Road
  • Mallee Hill Road
  • Biddy Camm Road
  • Biddy Camm Road (2)
  • Buniche North Road
  • Biddy Buniche Road
  • Aylemore Road
  • Newdegate North Road
  • Tonkin Road
  • Burns Road
  •  Ardler Road
  • Magenta Road
  • Taylor Road
  • Winchcombe Road
  • Carstairs Road
  • Purnta Road
  • Pickernell Road
  • Kathleen Road
  • Norseman Road
  • Hatters Hill Road
  • Mount Sheridan Road
  • Burngup Road South
  • Old Ravensthorpe Road

Class "C" Roads

Class 'C' are low volume farm access roads and include all other Shire roads not classified