Connecting Melbourne Airport to all metropolitan and regional rail lines via Sunshine
Over 30 kilometres of highway is being duplicated between Traralgon and Sale.
Since the project commenced in 2016, the following sections have been completed:
- Traralgon East, between Traralgon-Maffra Road and Stammers Road, including a new round about at the Rocia Road and Stammers Road intersection
- Traralgon East, between Stammers Road and Minniedale Road
- Flynn to Rosedale, including the duplication of 8.3 kilometres of highway west of Flynns Creek Road, Flynn and Byes Lane, Rosedale
- Nambrok (Stage 1), including 2.8 kilometres of duplicated road between east of Dennison Road to the east of Nambrok Road, Rosedale
- Fulham (Stage 1), including duplication of 2.9 kilometres of highway between west of Sale-Heyfield Road and the Wurruk section
- Fulham (Stage 2), from Sale-Heyfield Road to Sale-Cowwarr Road
- Wurruk to Sale, including the reconstruction and duplication of a 4 kilometre section of highway to the west of Sale.
Two sections are still to be completed:
- Nambrok (Stage 2), expected to be complete by late-2018.
- Traralgon East (Stage 3) between Minniedale Road and east of Sheepwash Creek Road, expected to be complete by mid-2019.
There are currently two more sections in the pre-construction phase:
- Flynn, located from the east of Sheepwash Creek Road to the west of Flynn Creek Road
- Kilmany, located between Rosedale Maffra Road (Nambrok Stage 2) to the west of Sale Cowwarr Road (Fulham 2).
The duplication and upgrades will improve safety and journey times on this route of national significance
The Princes Highway East Duplication is being delivered by the Major Road Projects Authority. Visit the project website for more information.
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