• Funding program Roads of Strategic Importance
  • Status Completed
  • Transport mode Road
  • Expected start/finish Early 2022 - Late 2022
  • Estimated project cost $1,512,000
  • Australian Government contribution $1,512,000
  • Local Council/Shire Hindmarsh Shire Council
  • State VIC
  • Corridor Melbourne - Adelaide

Project description

This project has realigned the Western Highway at Nhill to increase the distance between the highway and nearby railway line.


The project has improved safety for all road users, improved transport network efficiency and productivity.


The Australian Government has fully funded the project as part of the Roads of Strategic Importance Initative. 


Construction commenced in early 2022 and was completed in September 2022. 

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