Appendix 2: Major infrastructure projects

Table 17: Major infrastructure projects 2016‑17
Project description Location Status (as at 30 June 2017) Announced completion date Announced estimated total cost ($’000) 2016‑17 expenditure ($’000) Expenditure in previous years ($’000)
Established Sydney roads
Alfords Point Road Widening Brushwood Drive to Georges River Alfords Point Construction 2017 40,000 20,616 6,981
Epping Town Centre Road upgrades Epping Construction 2018 31,000 11,316 11,367
Mona Vale Road, McCarrs Creek Road to Powder Works Road Ingleside Planning N/A N/A 2,825 8,217
Mona Vale Road, Manor Road to Foley Street Mona Vale Planning 2021 N/A 4,011 6,650
Nepean River Bridge Penrith Construction 2018 49,000 18,400 7,928
Northern Beaches Hospital, road connectivity and network enhancements Frenchs Forest Construction 2018 500,000 117,887 164,724
Prospect Highway and Blacktown Road Widening, Reservoir Road to St Martins Crescent Prospect Planning N/A N/A 472 9,361
Showground Road, Old Northern Road to Carrington Road Castle Hill Construction 2018 41,000 14,356 9,907
Windsor Bridge over Hawkesbury River Replacement Windsor Planning 2021 N/A 8,466 17,053
Sydney Airport area road upgrades
Sydney Airport East, Wentworth Avenue Extension and Joyce Drive Widening (State and federal funded) Mascot Construction 2019 170,000 21,011 25,287
Sydney Airport West, Marsh Street Arncliffe Construction 2017 34,000 27,773 9,309
Sydney Airport North, O'Riordan Street Widening Mascot Planning 2020 90,000 5,591 8,522
Easing Sydney’s congestion
Bus priority infrastructure41 Various Construction N/A N/A 18,777 71,573
Easing Sydney’s congestion, pinch points and clearways packages 1 and 2 Various Construction N/A 246,000 52,730 144,293
Easing Sydney’s congestion, pinch points and clearways package 3 Various Construction N/A 376,500 (Rebuilding NSW allocation) 20,664 5,425
Gateway to the South pinch points Various Construction N/A 300,000 (Rebuilding NSW allocation) 13,548 3,611
CBD Light Rail enabling road works Various Construction N/A N/A 4,546 51,631
Intelligent Congestion Management Program (Stage 1) Various Planning N/A N/A 5,413 54
Smart Motorways Various Construction N/A N/A 26,608 19,377
Sydney Motorways Real Time Travel Information Various Construction N/A N/A 2,495 3,379
WestConnex Motorway
WestConnex (State and federal funded)42 Various Construction 2023 16,800,000 531,628 1,118,151
NorthConnex, M1 to M2 Motorway Link (State, federal and private sector funded) Various Construction 2019 3,000,00043 213,231 117,765
Sydney Motorways
M5 Motorway, Belmore Road Ramps Riverwood Planning 2019 N/A 900 100
Gateway to the South F6 Extension Various Planning N/A N/A 14,649 14,424
Western Harbour Tunnel and Beaches Link Various Planning N/A N/A 35,470 15,679
Western Sydney roads to support Sydney's second airport at Badgerys Creek
The Northern Road Glenmore Parkway to Jamison Road (State and federal funded) Penrith Pre-construction 2020 295,000 37,272 8,201
The Northern Road, Mersey Road to Glenmore Parkway (State and federal funded) Luddenham Planning and pre-construction N/A N/A 17,922 5,685
M12 Motorway, M7 to The Northern Road (State and federal funded) Badgerys Creek Planning N/A N/A 4,059 4,210
Bringelly Road, Camden Valley Way to King Street; King Street to The Northern Road (State and federal funded) Leppington Construction and pre-construction 2018; 2020 509,00044 39,572 166,843
Mulgoa Road, Andrews Road to Glenmore Parkway Penrith, Glenmore Park Planning N/A N/A 1,189 1,964
The Northern Road, Peter Brock Drive to Mersey Road (State and federal funded) Bringelly Pre-construction 2020 465,000 63,672 36,081
The Northern Road, Camden Valley Way to Peter Brock Drive (State and federal funded) Oran Park Construction 2018 90,000 33,992 21,517
Werrington Arterial Road, M4 Motorway to Great Western Highway (State and federal funded) Claremont Meadows Complete 2016 55,000 17,076 36,117
Western Sydney growth roads
Bandon Road Link, Windsor Road to Richmond Road Vineyard Planning N/A N/A 1,069 1,373
The Horsley Drive, M7 Motorway to Cowpasture Road Horsley Park Planning N/A N/A 1,644 2,227
Jane Street and Mulgoa Road Infrastructure Upgrade (State and federal funded) South Penrith Planning N/A N/A 3,168 2,561
Memorial Avenue, Old Windsor Road to Windsor Road Kellyville Pre-construction N/A N/A 5,180 18,498
Narellan Road, Camden Valley Way to Blaxland Road (State and federal funded) Narellan, Campbelltown Construction 2018 140,000 47,515 56,490
Old Wallgrove Road, Erskine Park Link Road to M7 (Western Sydney Employment Lands) Eastern Creek Complete 2017 95,000 26,164 55,011
Richmond Road Stages 2 and 3, Townson Road to North of Garfield Road Marsden Park Complete 2016 96,000 9,421 88,324
Schofields Road Stage 2, Tallawong Road to Veron Road Schofields Construction 2018 135,000 11,365 117,959
Schofields Road Stage 3, Veron Road to Richmond Road via South Street Schofields Construction 2018 140,000 44,925 41,953
Central Coast roads
Manns Road, Central Coast Highway to Narara Creek West Gosford - Narara Planning N/A N/A 572 791
Pacific Highway and Manns Road, Narara Creek Road to Parsons Road Narara - Lisarow Planning N/A N/A 5,562 16,478
Pacific Highway, Parsons Road to Ourimbah Street Lisarow Pre-construction N/A N/A 5,128 7,115
Pacific Highway, Ourimbah Street to Glen Road Lisarow - Ourimbah Construction 2018 70,000 21,236 18,615
Pacific Highway, Wyong Road intersection upgrade Tuggerah Construction 2018 84,000 28,464 41,828
Pacific Highway, Wyong Town Centre Wyong Planning N/A N/A 9,353 13,872
Pacific Motorway (M1) productivity package (State and federal funded) Various Planning and pre-construction N/A N/A 23,108 45,489
Warnervale Link Road, Albert Warner Drive to Pacific Highway Watanobbi Planning N/A N/A 1,091 352
Wyong Road, Enterprise Drive intersection upgrade Chittaway Bay Complete 2016 28,000 6,707 14,590
Wyong Road, Mingara Drive to Tumbi Road upgrade Tumbi Umbi Construction N/A 35,000 11,626 12,756
Great Western Highway and Bells Line of Road
Bells Line of Road Corridor Improvement Program Stage 1 Various Construction N/A N/A 8,175 36,749
Bells Line of Road Stage 2 (Chifley Road) Bell - Lithgow Planning N/A N/A 1,042 3,781
Katoomba to Mount Victoria Safety Works (State and federal funded) Various Planning 2020 N/A 3,445 4,840
Forty Bends and Hartley Valley Safety Improvements (State and federal funded) Hartley Construction 2017 135,000 36,385 89,327
Kelso, Ashworth Drive to Stockland Drive Kelso Complete 2017 94,000 24,498 77,152
Hunter roads
Cormorant Road, Industrial Drive to Stockton Bridge (State and federal funded) Kooragang Island Construction 2018 87,000 36,729 12,132
Hunter Pinch Points Various Construction N/A N/A 392 1,278
Newcastle Inner City Bypass, Rankin Park to Jesmond Lambton Planning N/A N/A 2,851 18,228
New England Highway, upgrade of Maitland roundabouts Maitland Complete 2016 51,000 5,460 45,133
New England Highway, Belford to Golden Highway upgrade Belford Planning N/A N/A 1,792 2,353
New England Highway, Singleton Bypass Singleton Planning N/A N/A 952 2,592
New England Highway, Gowrie Gates, widen rail underpass Singleton Pre-construction N/A N/A 615 995
New England Highway, Muswellbrook Bypass Muswellbrook Planning N/A N/A 1,052 2,690
New England Highway, Scone Bypass (State and federal funded) Scone Planning 2020 N/A 6,737 5,530
Pacific Motorway (M1), extension to Raymond Terrace Hexham Planning N/A N/A 5,439 22,259
Newell Highway
Newell Highway, heavy vehicle pavement upgrades Various Planning N/A N/A 743 56
Newell Highway, Grong Grong realignment Grong Grong Construction 2017 18,000 6,896 3,333
Newell Highway, Mungle Back Creek to Boggabilla heavy duty pavement (State and federal funded) Boggabilla Planning N/A N/A 3,072 2,525
Newell Highway, improvements through Dubbo and duplication of the L.H. Ford Bridge Dubbo Planning N/A N/A 604 843
Newell Highway overtaking lanes Various Construction N/A N/A 4,607 48,141
Newell Highway, Trewilga realignment Trewilga Construction 2018 33,000 17,075 4,145
Newell Highway, upgrade at Parkes Parkes Planning N/A N/A 1,403 1,380
Newell Highway, West Wyalong Heavy Vehicle Bypass West Wyalong Construction 2018 14,700 5,178 5,713
Newell Highway improvements through Coonabarabran Coonabarabran Planning N/A N/A 206 0
Pacific Highway
Oxley Highway to Kundabung (State and federal funded) Kundabung, Thrumster Construction 2017 820,000 181,116 384,075
Kundabung to Kempsey (State and federal funded) Kempsey, Kundabung Construction 2017 230,000 75,508 99,419
Frederickton to Eungai (State and federal funded) Clybucca Complete 2016 675,000 12,669 543,979
Warrell Creek to Urunga (State and federal funded) Macksville Construction N/A N/A 456 91,712
Warrell Creek to Nambucca Heads (State and federal funded) Macksville Construction 2017 830,000 199,255 326,779
Nambucca Heads to Urunga (State and federal funded) Urunga Complete 2016 780,000 52,465 565,178
Coffs Harbour Bypass (State and federal funded) Coffs Harbour Planning N/A N/A 11,049 53,326
Woolgoolga to Ballina (State and federal funded) Grafton, Maclean Construction 2020 4,356,000 711,454 807,787
Princes Highway
Albion Park Rail Bypass Yallah - Oak Flats Planning and pre-construction N/A N/A 16,275 23,094
Burrill Lake Bridge replacement Burrill Lake Construction 2017 58,000 22,706 13,792
Foxground and Berry Bypass, Toolijooa Road to South Berry Berry Construction 2017 580,000 90,165 376,690
Berry to Bomaderry upgrade Berry - Bomaderry Planning 2021 N/A 8,555 36,392
Princes Motorway improvements, Bulli Tops to Picton Road (State and federal funded) Cataract Planning N/A N/A 1,735 2,002
Princes Motorway, interchange at Base of Mount Ousley Mount Ousley Planning N/A N/A 1,849 1,736
Nowra Bridge over Shoalhaven River (State and federal funded) Nowra Planning N/A N/A 1,692 4,837
Dignams Creek realignment Dignams Creek Construction 2019 45,000 3,453 9,294
Regional NSW Major Road upgrades
Golden Highway Safety and Productivity Works (State and federal funded) Various Construction 2019 133,000 20,123 3,075
Gocup Road upgrade Gundagai - Tumut Construction 2019 70,000 8,909 19,356
Hume Highway heavy duty pavement (State and federal funded) Marulan Planning N/A N/A 790 1,235
Kings Highway, River Forest Road realignment Nelligen Construction 2017 12,270 5,993 6,490
Kosciuszko Road overtaking lanes and safety improvements Cooma - Jindabyne Planning N/A N/A 483 449
Main Road 54 (Goulburn to Bathurst) initial sealing Tuena Construction N/A N/A 2,515 4,970
Mitchell Highway, Guanna Hill realignment Molong Construction 2018 40,000 15,590 6,578
Monaro Highway, overtaking lanes and safety improvements Williamsdale - Cooma Planning N/A N/A 183 874
New England Highway, heavy duty pavement Aberdeen - Willow Tree Planning 2019 25,000 9,525 1,189
New England Highway, Bolivia Hill upgrade (State and federal funded) Bolivia Pre-construction 2019 N/A 1,788 5,901
Oxley Highway safety and realignment works Various Planning N/A 50,000 5,194 318
Queanbeyan Bypass, Ellerton Drive extension (State and federal funded) Queanbeyan Pre-construction 2020 N/A 2,927 2,409
Riverina Highway safety upgrade Lake Hume Village Construction 2018 11,000 4,046 6,280
Silver City and Cobb Highway seal extension Various Construction N/A N/A 14,503 26,778
Summerland Way, additional Clarence River crossing Grafton Grafton Construction 2019 240,000 42,521 46,261
Bridges for the Bush
Cobb Highway, New Bridge at Echuca-Moama (NSW contribution) Echuca - Moama Planning N/A N/A 1,420 4,337
Oxley Highway, Gunnedah Bridge over rail Gunnedah Planning 2021 N/A 2,934 8,817
Program 2: Timber truss bridge replacements and upgrades Various Construction N/A N/A 4,378 23,745
Program 3: Bridges for the Bush Various Planning N/A N/A 5,181 2,126

Planning - Strategic/concept/detailed design, approvals

Pre-construction - Planning complete and in delivery procurement stage

Construction - Construction commenced

Completed - Project completed (based on open to traffic date)


  1. Bus Priority Infrastructure is an ongoing program delivered jointly by Transport for NSW and Roads and Maritime Services.
  2. Represents Roads and Maritime Services' capital contributions to the WestConnex program delivered by Sydney Motorway Corporation. This is included within the WestConnex estimated total cost of $16.8 billion.
  3. The $3 billion project will be mainly funded through private financing supported by toll charges with additional State and Australian Government contributions. The expenditure listed only includes Roads and Maritime Services capital contributions and does not include contributions relating to private financing.
  4. The announced estimated cost is inclusive of two projects Bringelly Road, Camden Valley Way (due for completion in 2018) to King Street and King Street to the Northern Road (due for completion in 2020).

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