The 2022 results

This year’s Risky Roads survey received more than 10,000 nominations from West Australians identifying streets, highways, and intersections in desperate need of safety upgrades.

With these results, we will now work with government and road safety agencies to address community concerns and work towards reducing the impact of road trauma.

Download the full Risky Roads 2022 results and understand the issues behind the nominations.

Risky Roads 2022 Full Results (PDF 2.08MB)

Top ten risky roads in Metro WA

Rank Road Suburb or from/to
1 Farrall Road Midvale
2 Mitchell Freeway (southbound) West Perth
3 Neaves Road Banksia Grove to Bullsbrook
4 Orton Road Casuarina to Byford
5 Kargotich Road Oakford
6 Kwinana Freeway (southbound) Canning Highway and Manning Road entry/exit
7 Thomas Road Casuarina to Byford
8 Flynn Drive Carramar to Neerabup
9 Mundijong Road Baldivis to Mundijong
10 Walter Place North Fremantle

Top ten risky intersections in Metro WA

Rank Road Suburb or from/to
1 Marmion Avenue & Seacrest Drive Sorrento
2 Victoria Street & Stirling Highway & Curtin Avenue Cottesloe
3 Campersic Road & Haddrill Road Baskerville
4 Mandurah Road & Anstey Road Secret Harbour
5 Ocean Reef Road & Edgewater Drive Edgewater
6 Baldivis Road & Kulija Road Baldivis
7 Rowley Road & Lyon Road Aubin Grove
8 Hossack Avenue & Willeri Drive Parkwood
9 Ennis Avenue & Royal Palm Drive Warnbro
10 Armadale Road & Eighth Road Armadale

Top ten risky roads in Regional WA

Rank Road Suburb or from/to
1 South Western Highway Bunbury to Walpole
2 Great Eastern Highway The Lakes to Coolgardie
3 Albany Highway Armadale to Albany
4 Indian Ocean Drive Yanchep to Arrowsmith
5 South Coast Highway Walpole to Esperance
6 Bussell Highway Cowaramup
7 Great Southern Highway York to Brookton
8 Chapman Valley Road Naraling
9 Denmark - Mount Barker Road Denmark to Mount Barker
10 Great Northern Highway Port Hedland to Newman

Top ten risky intersections in Regional WA

Rank Road Suburb or from/to
1 Albany Highway & South Coast Highway (Chester Pass roundabout) Lockyer/Orana Mt Melville (Albany)
2 Bussell Highway & Capel Drive (South intersection) Capel
3 Forrest Highway & Raymond Road Australind
4 Forrest Highway & Pinjarra Road Ravenswood
5 Forrest Highway & Binningup Road Binningup
6 Caves Road & Yallingup Beach Road Yallingup
7 Bussell Highway & Memorial Drive Cowaramup
8 East Hyden Bin Road & Hyden-Lake King Road Hyden
9 Bussell Highway & Sues Road Yalyalup
10 South Coast Highway & Strickland Street Denmark

View results from previous years