Foxground and Berry bypass

The Foxground and Berry bypass project is under construction. It will provide a four-lane highway (two lanes in each direction) with median separation for 12.5 kilometres of the Princes Highway between Toolijooa Road and just south of Andersons Lane.

The upgrade includes a bypass of the existing winding highway at Foxground and a bypass of Berry with access ramps at the north and south of the town.

The Foxground bypass is open to traffic and the Berry bypass is expected to be open to traffic in mid 2017, weather permitting.

Community celebration walk on the Berry bypass
Community celebration walk on the Berry bypass

News

Project update now available

The June 2017 project update is available for you to catch up on the latest news and upcoming activities on the bypass project. The update includes information about the community celebration event walk and upcoming traffic changes. Please view or download the June 2017 project update.

Please view the time lapse footage of the bridge at Berry.

Community celebration walk and early completion of the Berry bypass

On Sunday 18 June 2017, the community was given the opportunity to walk on the Berry bypass before it opens to traffic later in July. The event was well attended by local residents and we would like to thank everyone who came down and celebrated with us on the day.

Out of hours work

During June and July 2017, we would like to extend our working hours in areas located between the Berry northern and southern interchanges. We would like to start work at 7am and finish at 7pm Monday to Friday and start at 7am and finish at 5pm Saturdays.

Night work will also be required for up to three nights at each of the following locations:

  • Donovan Road (the old Princes Highway) and the Austral Park Road interchange
  • Berry northern interchange
  • New highway under Kangaroo Valley Road bridge.

Pavement work at the Berry northern interchange is planned to occur on Sunday 25 June between 6pm and 7am, weather permitting. Traffic control on the Princes Highway north of Berry will be in place during this work including stop / slow.

More information about the remaining night work will be provided to nearby residents closure to the time. For more information view or download the out of hours notification.

Project working hours

The project's approved working hours are Monday to Friday from 7am until 6pm and Saturdays from 8am until 1pm.

Within the road boundaries between Toolijooa Road and Tindalls Lane, low noise work is also allowed from 6am until 7pm Monday to Friday and 8am until 5pm Saturdays.

See the project's Environmental Protection Licence.

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