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General Information:

National Route 1 is a major route in WA.

The route varies in form from multi-laned arterial road, suburban road, to single carriageway rural highway. It passes through commercial, industrial, residential and agricultural land, and also through state forest and conservation areas. The route forms the main road between Geraldton and Perth and has a vast mix of traffic including road trains.

Multiplexes along the route include:

NR1 duplexes NH95 (Gt Nthn Hwy) from Midland to the Brand Highway intersection at Muchea, north of Perth. The Great Northern Highway is the main land transport route between Perth and the Kimberley Region, and the only sealed road connecting Western Australia and the Northern Territory. 1

History:

Preview: Description:
Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Bullsbrook approaching Rutland Rd (SR85), May 2008.

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Rutland Rd Junction:
Southbound through the Rutland Road intersection in Bullsbrook, May 2008.

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Services Sign:
Southbound as you enter Bullsbrook. May 2008.

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Bullsbrook:
Southbound through the town of Bullsbrook, May 2008. Note the trailblazer assembly, left of shot.

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Distance Sign:
RD as you head southbound out of Bullsbrook, May 2008.

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Advance Directional Sign:
Southbound approaching the road train assembly area and Apple Street in Upper Swan, May 2008.

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Level Crossing:
Southbound as you cross the railway line through Upper Swan, May 2008.

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AD Sign:
Southbound advance directional sign approaching West Swan Road in Upper Swan, May 2008. Note the incorrect NR95 shield, should be a green and gold NH95.

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West Swan Road Intersection:
Southbound in Upper Swan at the West Swan Rd (SR52) intersection. May 2008.

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Crossing Swan River:
The Upper Swan Bridge over the Swan River. May 2008.

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Entering Baskerville:
Southbound thru the town of Baskerville, May 2008.

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Traffic Signals Warning Sign:
Large red warning sign for traffic signals at Middle Swan approaching the intersection of Roe Highway (SR3 / NH95), Great Northern Highway (NR1) and Middle Swan Road (SR3), May 2008.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Middle Swan approaching the intersection of Roe Highway (SR3 / NH95), Great Northern Highway (NR1) and Middle Swan Road (SR3), May 2008.

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Roe Highway, Great Northern Highway & Middle Swan Road Intersection:
Southbound at the traffic lights on the corner of Roe Highway (SR3 / NH95), Great Northern Highway (NR1) and Middle Swan Road (SR3) at Middle Swan, May 2008.

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Click here for the continuation of NR1 between Bullsbrook and Geraldton
Click here for the continuation of NR1 between Burswood and Midland

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