Ward:
  • Chaffey
Phase:
In Progress / Under Construction
Budget:
western roads

There are a lot of road works being completed in and around Wyndham at the moment, and we acknowledge that these can cause delays, and frustration for motorists in our community.

It is worth noting that the bulk of these works relate to State Government projects, so anybody with detailed queries are encouraged to contact the State Government’s Big Build via https://bigbuild.vic.gov.au/disruptions/building-big-this-summer

WESTERN ROAD UPGRADES

The State Government is currently upgrading and widening eight of the busiest arterial roads in Wyndham as part of the Western Roads Upgrade.

UPCOMING DISRUPTIONS AS PART OF WESTERN ROAD UPGRADES

  • Dohertys Rd/Fitzgerald Rd, intersection closure, from 2 Jan to 22 Jan.
  • Dohertys Rd, west of Palmers Rd, western leg closure, from 6 Jan to 30 Jan.
  • Sayers Rd, west of Derrimut Rd, eastbound carriageway closure, current till 29 Feb.
  • Ballan Rd, near Shaws Rd, night closure only, from 5 Jan to 15 Jan.
  • Heaths Rd, west of Derrimut Rd, eastbound carriageway closure, expect to commence in mid-January, duration: 2 weeks.
  • Princes Fwy and Forsyth Rd, south of Forsyth Rd, night closure only, from 18 Jan to 19 Jan.
  • Overton Rd, east of Palmers Rd, eastern leg closure, expect to commence in mid-January, duration: 2 weeks. 
  • Wildebrand Av, east of Palmers Rd, intersection closure, expect to commence in mid-January, duration: 2 weeks.
  • Sedgefield Av, west of Palmers Rd, intersection closure, expect to commence in late-January, duration: 4 weeks.

For more information, contact Major Road Projects Victoria on 1800 105 105 or by visiting https://roadprojects.vic.gov.au/projects/suburban-roads-upgrade/western-roads-upgrade

WEST GATE TUNNEL PROJECT

The West Gate Tunnel Project will serve as an alternative to the West Gate Bridge, providing a second river crossing, leading to quicker and safer journeys, while removing thousands of trucks from residential streets.

UPCOMING DISRUPTIONS FOR THE WEST GATE TUNNEL

Ramp closure
Sunday 12 January, 9pm - 12am
Outbound exit ramp from the West Gate Freeway to the M80 Ring Road closed.
Detour via Princes Freeway and U-turn at Kororoit Creek Road.

Ramp closure
Sunday 12 January, 12am - 5am
Oubound exit ramp from West Gate Freeway to Grieve Parade closed.
Detour via Blackshaws Road and Millers Road.

Bus diversion
Monday 13 January until Monday 17 February
Bus route 232 will be diverted along Williamstown Road due to closures at Millers Road.
All stops will continue to operate.

Ramp closure
Monday 13 January until Monday 17 February
Outbound entry ramp from Millers Road to the West Gate Freeway closed.
Drivers travelling to West Gate Freeway outbound detour via West Gate Freeway inbound and U-turn at Williamstown Road.
Drivers travelling to Princes Freeway outbound detour via Millers Road southbound and Kororoit Creek Road.

Ramp closure
Monday 13 January until Monday 17 February
Outbound exit ramp from the West Gate Freeway to Millers Road closed.
Exit at Grieve Parade and detour via Blackshaws Road.

Ramp closure
Monday 13 January until Friday 28 February
Ramp from M80 Ring Road Altona-bound to West Gate Freeway inbound closed.
Detour via Boundary Road and Geelong Road or Princes Freeway outbound and U-turn at Kororoit Creek Road.

Ramp closure
Monday 13 January until Friday 28 February
Ramp from Geelong Road to Princes Freeway outbound closed.
Detour via Little Boundary Road, Boundary Road and the M80 Ring Road.

Roundabout changes
Monday 13 January until Friday 28 February
No access from Little Boundary Road to Fairbairn Road through roundabout, left turn to Boundary Road only. Detour via Pipe Road.
No access from Boundary Road westbound to Little Boundary Road. Detour via Endeavour Way.
Delays expected.

Road closure
Monday 13 January until early March 2020
Fogarty Avenue closed between the Muir Street pedestrian bridge and west of the Wembley Avenue intersection.
Access to the Footscray Hockey Club and the Yarraville Glory Soccer club is maintained via The Avenue.
Detour via Benbow Street and Williamstown Road

More information on these projects at www.westgatetunnel.vic.gov.au

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