Building Infrastructure to keep Victoria moving with $3 Billion injection

Media release
15 Nov 2016
Prime Minister, Minister for Infrastructure and Transport

The Coalition is getting Victoria moving with The Australian Government finalising its $1.5 billion commitment to the $3 billion Victorian Infrastructure Package.

The investment will see a range of priority projects delivered across urban and regional Victoria following ongoing discussions with the Victorian Government.

A map of the projects is attached.

The list of projects is below:

Key Projects AG Contribution
Monash Freeway Upgrade 500
M80 Ring Road Upgrade 350
Murray Basin Freight Rail Project 220

Urban Congestion Package AG Contribution
O'Herns Road Interchange 25.8
Canterbury Road Upgrade 20
Mount Dandenong Tourist Road Upgrade 10
Transport Planning - North East Melbourne 15
Maroondah Highway - Bellara Drive Intersection Upgrade 8
Corrhanwarrbul Creek Bridge 4.5
Canterbury Road - Allens Road Intersection Upgrade 1.2
Nepean Highway - Forest Drive Intersection Upgrade 0.2
Bergins Road Intersection Upgrade 0.15
Maroondah Highway - Dunlavin Road Intersection Upgrade 0.1
Bedford Road and Canterbury Road Upgrade 0.05

Rural and Regional Roads Package AG Contribution
Murray River Crossing - Echuca-Moama Bridge 97
Western Highway - Ararat Bypass preconstruction 25
Western Highway - Beaufort Bypass preconstruction 25
Princes Highway East upgrades east of Sale 25
Great Ocean Road 25
South Gippsland Highway – Koonwarra realignment 25
Henty Highway package – Portland to Hamilton upgrade 20
Princes Highway West - Colac to SA Border 20
Shepparton Alternate Freight Route upgrade 10
Western Highway - Stawell to SA Border 10
Calder Highway – Bendigo to Mildura 10
Murray Valley Highway Upgrade 10
Forest Appollo Bay Road Upgrade 5
Great Alpine Road - Gippsland 5
Hyland Highway upgrade 5
Monaro Highway upgrade 5
Hamilton Highway Upgrade 5
Great Alpine Road - Indi 4
Kiewa Valley Highway 4
Rutherglen Bypass planning 2
Grubb Road Ocean Grove planning 0.3
Midland Highway - Geelong to Bannockburn feasibility study 0.3
Phillip Island – Beach Road intersection upgrade Cape Woolami 0.275
Regional and Rural Highway Upgrades Package - unallocated 7.125