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Hyland Highway Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2017 - Early 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$10,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$5,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Wellington Shire Council,Latrobe City Council

Project Description

The project will involve the upgrade of the Hyland Highway between Traralgon and Yarram in south-east Victoria.  The works will include widening lanes and shoulders, installing safety barriers and slow vehicle pull-over areas, and intersection upgrades.


The project is expected to improve safety and efficiency for all road users and support the economic growth in the region.


The estimated cost of the project is $10 million. The Australian and Victorian governments are each contributing $5 million.


Construction commenced on 13 October 2017 and is expected to be completed in early 2021.

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Project details last updated: 10/04/2018