|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2021 - Late 2021
|Estimated Project Cost:||$15,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$12,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Adelaide Hills Council,City of Burnside
|Corridor:||Melbourne - Adelaide
This project will refit important safety, communications and electrical systems in the Heysen Tunnel that are approaching end of life, and provide a fire deluge system as required for a major tunnel refit under Australian Standard.
Benefits include improved road safety for all road users and improved efficiency and network reliability.
This Australian Government has committed $12 million and the South Australian Government has commited $3 million to this project.
This project is expected to commence in mid 2021 and be completed by late 2021.
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Project details last updated: 6/01/2021