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

Princes Highway and Waratah Street Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Urban Congestion Fund
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2023 - Early 2024
Estimated Project Cost:$15,200,000
Australian Government Contribution:$7,600,000
Local Council/Shire:Sutherland Shire Council
Corridor:Sydney - Wollongong

Project Description

Duplication of eastbound right turn lanes on Waratah Street into Princes Highway and provision of a northbound high entry angle left turn slip lane on Princes Highway into Waratah Street.


This benefits of this project will be:

  • intersection upgrade
  • increased road capacity and accessibility
  • improved road safety
  • reduced travel times


Australian Government Funding: $7.6 million

New South Wales Government contribution: $7.6 million

Total: $15.2 million


Construction is expected to start in early 2023 and be completed by early 2024.

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Project details last updated: 2/08/2022