Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Jane Street and Mulgoa Road Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2018 - Mid 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$145,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$72,500,000
Local Council/Shire:Penrith City Council

Project Description

The project will address the traffic congestion issue due to the large volume of vehicles turning right onto the Great Western Highway from Castlereagh Road, by amplifying the existing road network.


The project will improve traffic flow by removing the traffic bottleneck at the Mulgoa Road/High Street intersection.


The Australian Government has committed $72.5 million towards the project.


Work started in December 2018 with the project open to traffic in June 2021.

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Project details last updated: 20/07/2021