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

Stawell to South Australian Border - Nhill-Jeparit Road Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2022 - Late 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$1,512,000
Australian Government Contribution:$1,512,000
Local Council/Shire:Hindmarsh Shire Council
Corridor:Melbourne - Adelaide

Project Description

This project has realigned the Western Highway at Nhill to increase the distance between the highway and nearby railway line.


The project is expected to improved safety for all road users improve transport network efficiency and productivity.


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


Construction commenced in early 2022 and was completed in September 2022. 

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Project details last updated: 1/11/2022