Victorian State Govt update on Tullamarine Freeway widening project

27 February, 2018

Victoria's State Government reported (26-Feb-2018) the following updates on the CityLink Tulla Widening project:

  • Opened additional lane on the Tullamarine Freeway;
    • Fourth inbound lane located along the 2km stretch between Melrose Drive and Bulla Road;
  • Further new lanes to be opened progressively between Bulla Road and Melbourne Tullamarine Airport over the coming months;
  • AUD1.3 billion (USD1.02 billion) CityLink Tulla Widening project will upgrade 24km of freeway in total from the airport to CityLink tunnels;
  • Project supports up to 1400 jobs;
  • Upon completion, CityLink Tullamarine Freeway's capacity will increase 30%;
  • CityLink Tullamarine Freeway carries 210,000 vehicles daily. [more - original PR]