West Coast Council covers an area in excess of 9,000 sq km. Its population and industry are spread across the whole area, primarily developed around the five separate townships of Tullah, Rosebery, Zeehan, Strahan and Queenstown. There is a requirement for an efficient road network to meet the needs of residents. Council currently provides approximately 175.92 km of road network, of which approximately 82.56 kms is sealed and approximately 93.36 kms remain unsealed. In addition, 34 vehicular bridges and 11-foot bridges serve the community.