The $1.7 billion, 40 kilometre Hunter Expressway will deliver a four-lane freeway link between the F3 Freeway near Seahampton, and the New England Highway, west of Branxton. The Hunter Expressway is the largest infrastructure project currently underway in NSW.
Community Access and Opening Day – Saturday 22 March 2014
The Hunter Expressway will open to traffic on the evening of Saturday 22 March. The community is invited to walk or ride on the expressway on the Saturday morning before it opens to traffic. Find out more about the Hunter Expressway community access day and open to traffic arrangements.
Hunter Expressway Milestones And Achievements 2013 Brochure
The $1.7 billion Hunter Expressway project is jointly funded, with the Australian Government providing $1.5 billion and the NSW Government contributing up to $200 million.
This brochure outlines the Milestones and Achievements for 2013.
How to use the Hunter Expressway brochure
The Hunter Expressway is a 40 kilometre expressway link that will reduce travel times between Newcastle and the Upper Hunter.
The Hunter Expressway will provide significant improvements in travel time and safety for motorists travelling in this part of the Hunter region.
There are six interchanges where motorists can access the expressway. These interchanges are located at the M1 Pacific Motorway/Newcastle Link Road, Buchanan, Kurri Kurri, Loxford, Allandale and Branxton.
This brochure has been prepared to explain which interchange to use for your journeys.