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BONANG ROAD WORK STARTS

BONANG ROAD WORK STARTS

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester (pictured) says preliminary work to seal the remaining section of the Bonang Road is well advanced after wet weather delays in 2022. Mr Chester secured $9 million from the previous Federal Government for the sealing of the...
ROAD DELAYS RISKING LIVES

ROAD DELAYS RISKING LIVES

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester is urging State and Federal Transport Ministers to act immediately to protect lives on a dangerous section of the Princes Highway in Lakes Entrance. Mr Chester said a failure to upgrade the Eastern Beach Road intersection...
GREAT ALPINE ROAD NEEDS MORE FUNDING

GREAT ALPINE ROAD NEEDS MORE FUNDING

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester has welcomed the State Government’s announcement of $2.6 million for the Great Alpine Road but said it isn’t enough. Mr Chester said that while the funding would completely rebuild one of the worst sections of the Great...
SALE ALTERNATIVE ROUTE UPGRADES CONTINUE

SALE ALTERNATIVE ROUTE UPGRADES CONTINUE

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester (pictured) has reminded motorists to be mindful of speed limits and road crews with work along the Sale alternative route. Mr Chester secured funding from the previous Federal Government for bridge strengthening works along...
BONANG ROAD PROJECT TO BEGIN SOON

BONANG ROAD PROJECT TO BEGIN SOON

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester (pictured) has assured locals the $9 million of funding he secured to finish sealing the Bonang Road was still available for the much-needed works. Mr Chester said heavy rainfall at the end of 2022 had prevented the work to...
THUMBS UP FOR DUPLICATED HIGHWAY

THUMBS UP FOR DUPLICATED HIGHWAY

Federal Member for Gippsland Darren Chester has urged motorists to be alert to changing conditions on the Princes Highway as new sections of the duplication project between Traralgon and Sale are completed. Mr Chester said new sections of highway at Flynn and Kilmany...