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

Portrush Road - Magill Road Intersection

Funding Program:Urban Congestion Fund
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2021 - Early 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$98,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$49,000,000
Local Council/Shire:City of Burnside

Project Description

The project will upgrade the Portrush Road – Magill Road Intersection.


The project will:

  • Reduce congestion
  • Improve travel times
  • Improve freight efficiency
  • Improve connectivity


The Australian Government will provide up to $49 million towards this project.


Construction commenced in early 2021 and be completed by early 2022.

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Project details last updated: 8/04/2021