Major Contract

Ararat to Stawell

PROJECT STATUS
Announced
Ararat to Stawell

The Western Highway is being duplicated between Ararat and Stawell as part of the Western Highway duplication between Ballarat and Stawell. 

As part of this package the Ararat to Stawell section involves:

  • adding two lanes in each direction with a central median to separate traffic
  • upgrading intersections to improve safety and move traffic more efficiently
  • building new access to the highway, with intersections that connect to local roads
  • building a bypass to the north of Great Western
  • building new bridges at Delahoy Road and Bests Road, and
  • adding an underpass below Sandy Creek Road.

Key Dates

Apr 2019 Project Announced

Funding contributions

Federal Government

Procurement

Procuring Agency: Department of Transport
Estimated Total Cost
(2019)
Sector
Road
Procurement approach
Traditional Procurement |
Location
Victoria | National |
Resources
Project website
DITRDC Project website
Media releases
03/04/2019