Delivering for Corangamite

Building Safer Roads

In such a large regional electorate, building safer roads is a key priority of the Morrison Government. Key road projects funded in whole or part by our Government include:

MAJOR ROADS

  • Duplication of Princes Highway between Winchelsea and Colac: $181.5m
  • Safety upgrade of Great Ocean Road: $50m
  • Upgrade Hamilton Highway between Geelong and Inverleigh: $5m
  • Safety upgrade of Apollo Bay to Forrest Rd: $5m

KEY LOCAL ROADS

  • Upgrade of Murradoc Rd St Leonards: $5m
  • New roundabout and safer intersection at entrance to Bannockburn: $3.2m
  • Upgrade of Cape Otway Rd/Lorne-Winchelsea Rd intersection: $6m
  • Grubb Road Ocean Grove: $5m

LOCAL ROADS AND BRIDGES

The Morrison Government is also upgrading local roads and bridges by providing the following vital funding:

  • Roads to Recovery Program: direct funding to local councils for local road upgrades
  • Bridges Renewal Program: upgraded bridges for Wye River, Moggs Creek and Teesdale
  • Road Safety Innovation Fund
  • Heavy Vehicle Safety and Productivity Program
  • Blackspot funding program: including for Cape Otway Rd Moriac, Blackgate Rd Torquay, Meredith Stieglitz Rd, Swan Bay Rd Mannerim, Forest Rd Anglesea
Media Releases

$1.5 billion infrastructure stimulus to drive recovery in regional Victoria

JOINT MEDIA RELEASE WITH THE DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER & MINISTER FOR INFRASTRUCTURE, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT MICHAEL MCCORMACK AND THE MINISTER FOR POPULATION, CITIES AND URBAN INFRASTRUCTURE ALAN TUDGE A new $1.5 billion Australian Government infrastructure package will provide an immediate injection into the economy and bring jobs back online

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Media Releases

Local roads funding boost in regional Victoria

Joint Media Release with Assistant Minister to the Deputy Prime Minister Kevin Hogan MP. Local road maintenance in the Ballarat, Bendigo, Corangamite and Corio electorates will receive a major boost thanks to funding under the Federal Liberal and Nationals Government’s Roads to Recovery Program. Senator for Victoria Sarah Henderson said

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Media Releases

Applications open for road safety innovation funding

Joint Media Release by Minister for Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Development, The Hon Michael McCormack MP, Assistant Minister for Road Safety and Freight Transport, The Hon Scott Buchholz MP, and Senator The Hon Sarah Henderson   The opportunity to drive the future of road safety innovation and technology is here

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