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

Ballarat to Ouyen - Birchip-Rainbow Road - Mcloughlans Road Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2022 - Late 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$2,353,000
Australian Government Contribution:$2,353,000
Local Council/Shire:Buloke Shire Council

Project Description

This project will upgrade the intersection of the Sunraysia Highway with Birchip-Rainbow Road and Mcloughlans Road, Birchip.


Improved safety for all road users and improved transport network efficiency and productivity.


The Australian Government is fully funding the project as part of the Roads of Strategic Importance Initative. 


The project commenced construction in mid-2022 and is expected to be completed in late 2022.

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Project details last updated: 1/11/2022