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
$m
Monash Freeway Upgrade 500
M80 Ring Road Upgrade 350
Murray Basin Freight Rail Project 220

Urban Congestion Package AG Contribution
$m
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
$m
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