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Monaro Highway Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2018 - Early 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$10,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$5,000,000
Local Council/Shire:East Gippsland Shire Council

Project Description

The project will upgrade targeted sections of the Monaro Highway from the Princes Highway at Cann River to the NSW border.  Works will include constructing a roundabout and vehicle pullover bays, upgrading bridges, rehabilitating pavement, and installing safety barriers and a Variable Messaging Sign.


The project is expected to improve safety and efficiency for all road users.


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


Construction commenced in April 2018 and is expected to be completed in early 2021.

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Project details last updated: 21/05/2018