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

Willies Creek Royles Road upgrade, Bingegang

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2021 - Early 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$3,750,000
Australian Government Contribution:$3,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Central Highlands Regional Council

Project Description

This project will seal a section of the Willies Creek Royles Road.


The Project is expected to provide the following benefits:

- increased connectivity between communities;

- improved safety;

- increased flood immunity;

- improved freight efficiency;

- improved access for heavy vehicles; and

- improved network resilience.

Sealing of the road will also deliver a broad range social and economic benefits to the local community and wider Central Highlands region.


The Australian Government has commited $3 million to this project.


Construction commenced on this project in November 2021 and was completed in April 2022.

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Project details last updated: 19/05/2022