Cape Leveque Road

West Kimberley: Five bushfires burning

Broome and Derby-West Kimberley shires have a total of five bushfires burning at present.

They are at:

  • Great Northern Highway north-east of Willare Bridge Roadhouse
  • Cape Leveque Road 15 kilometres south of Lombadina
  •  five kilometres south of Roebuck Plains Roadhouse
  • 90 kilometres east of Roebuck Roadhouse
  • Great Northern Highway between Bidyadanga Road and Fraser Downs Road.

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Tuesday, July 29th, 2014 Broome, Derby, Environment Comments Off

Lombardina: Bushfire advice

DFES says a bushfire is burning near Cape Leveque Road, about 15 km south of Lombardina.

DFESYou can read DFES’s advice here:

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Friday, July 25th, 2014 Environment Comments Off

Cape Leveque road funding returned

Main Roads has had to return the money it had to seal part of Cape Leveque Road to the government.

It did not get environmental approvals for the work before an important deadline.

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Wednesday, April 2nd, 2014 Business and finance, Government Comments Off

Dampier Peninsula: Flooded roads block deliveries

Parts of Cape Leveque Road have been impassable after more than a week of rains.

The ABC says the mail vehicle has been unable to make deliveries for 12 days, and community supplies are running low.

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Friday, January 31st, 2014 Environment Comments Off

Cape Leveque Road: Bushfire advice

A bushfire is burning to the west of Cape Leveque Road, between Beagle Bay and Country Downs turnoffs.

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Sunday, October 20th, 2013 Environment Comments Off

Willie Creek: Bushfire advice

A bushfire that began along Manari Road has now spread and is burning on both sides of Willie Creek Road.

DFESWillie Creek Road is now closed.

You can read DFES’ advice, which now extends to Manari Road, Willie Creek Road and Cape Leveque Road here:

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Monday, October 14th, 2013 Environment Comments Off

Manari Road: Bushfire update

A bushfire continues to burn on both sides of Manari Road, about 20 kilometres north of Broome.

DFESShire rangers are monitoring the fire today.

You can read a media release here:

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Saturday, October 12th, 2013 Broome, Environment, Local Government Comments Off

Manari Road: Bushfire advice

A bushfire is burning on both sides of Manari Road.

DFESManari Road runs off Cape Leveque Road about 20 kilometres north of Broome.

You can read DFES advice here:

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Friday, October 11th, 2013 Environment Comments Off
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