Local Achievements - Transport


Regional Rail Link

Federal Labor Funding: $3.225 billion

The Regional Rail Link will increase the size of Victoria’s rail network by laying 90 kilometres of new track. It will provide a new set of dedicated tracks from West Werribee to the Southern Cross Station in central Melbourne via Sunshine, allowing regional services to run directly into Melbourne.

Further information:

Local Black Spots

Federal Labor Funding: $3.85 million

Labor invested heavily to upgrade 14 major Black Spots on our local roads.  This funding upgrades local roads to reduce crashes.

  • Hogans Road & Dowling Avenue – Hoppers Crossing
  • Hogans Road & Tarneit Road – Hoppers Crossing
  • Morris Road & Hogans Road – Hoppers Crossing
  • Sayers Road & Tarneit Road – Hoppers Crossing
  • Dunnings Road & Boardwalk Boulevard - Point Cook
  • Tarneit Road & Dohertys Road - Tarneit
  • Leakes Road & Palmers Road - Truganina
  • Railway Avenue & Cemetery Road - Werribee
  • Tarneit Road & Shaws Road - Werribee
  • Greens Road, Haines Drive & Storkbill Road – Wyndham Vale
  • Heaths Road & Barber Drive – Hoppers Crossing
  • Kookaburra Avenue & Cemetery Road - Werribee
  • Railway Avenue & Derrimut Road - Werribee
  • Synnot Street & Bridge Street - Werribee

Further information: http://investment.infrastructure.gov.au/funding/blackspots/

Roads to Recovery

Federal Labor Funding: $9.3 million

Labor provided funding to local councils under the Roads to Recovery program to support maintenance and upgrades to local roads.

Further information: http://investment.infrastructure.gov.au/funding/r2r/