Ghin Ghin Road Works
Council will be carrying out roadworks to improve safety and drivability on Ghin Ghin Road from 4 April until early May 2019.
Road users will experience some delays for the duration of the works, but Ghin Ghin Road won’t be closed.
This project has three stages:
Rehabilitation - week starting 1 April to approximately 15 April
Granite Hills Road sealing - week starting 15 April to approximately 22 April
Installation of guard rail - week starting 15 April to approximately 6 May
The rehabilitation process involves:
Removal of existing road surface and the first 100mm of failing road pavement
Stabilisation of the remaining road pavement using cement and lime treatment additives
Topping-up 100mm of existing pavement with fine crushed rock
Sealing the surface - bitumen seal for road surfaces and asphalt treatments for bridge decking surfaces
Guard rail works include:
Granite Hills and Ghin Ghin Roads intersection works include:
The following culverts and bridges will undergo construction works:
- Ghin Ghin Road bridge
- Ghin Ghin Road culvert
- Old Ghin Ghin Road culvert
- Switzerland Road bridge
- Highlands Road culvert
This project is being completed as part of the Victorian Government's 'Fixing Country Roads Program'.