As part of Stage 2 of the Monash Freeway Upgrade, we’re improving the way you access the Princes Freeway from Beaconsfield and Berwick.
From Tuesday 31 May the new outbound entry and inbound exit ramps at the Princes Link Highway will be open. This means the following changes:
Motorists from Beaconsfield who want to travel outbound on the Princes Highway will be able to use the new Beaconsfield interchange outbound entry ramp.
Motorists travelling inbound on the Princes Freeway will be able to exit at the new Beaconsfield Interchange exit ramp.
When it opens, motorists will only be able to travel eastbound on the Princes Link Highway towards the Princes Highway.
In mid-2022, the O’Shea Road extension will be completed, allowing traffic to flow from O’Shea Road to Beaconsfield Interchange and onto Princes Freeway, providing Berwick locals a direct connection to Beaconsfield for the first time.
As part of stage 2 of the Monash Freeway Upgrade, we’re upgrading O’Shea Road to reduce congestion and provide easier access to the Princes Freeway.
As part of the project, we’re:
The design for the O’Shea Road Upgrade was independently audited to ensure that it met road safety requirements.
The updated design includes:
Once complete, the upgrades on O’Shea Road and the Beaconsfield interchange will:
The development of the design has been guided by the VicRoads Noise Policy, Air Quality Screening Tool and Safe System Assessment Tool.
Major construction works commenced on O’Shea Road mid-2021 and be completed in 2022.
Use the O’Shea Road Upgrade interactive map to find out more details about the project.