The Princes Highway East Upgrade will add 43km of new dual lanes to the Princes Highway between Traralgon and Sale, which is being delivered in 3 stages.
We've completed stages 1 and 2 of the upgrades, with 31 km of new lanes added to the Princes Highway and 22 intersections upgraded.
The Australian and Victorian Governments invested $260 million for the first 2 stages of the upgrade, which included the duplication of 9 sections of the highway. These 9 sections are now complete.
We've secured funding from the Victorian and Australian Governments for stage 3 of the Princes Highway East Upgrade. This stage will complete the project, providing a consistent 2-lane highway in both directions between Traralgon and Sale. On the ground works are expected to commence June 2021.
As part of the project, we'll:
This stage of the upgrade will make journeys between Traralgon and Sale quicker and safer by increasing road capacity and providing a consistent 2-lane highway in both directions.