Kerr Road - Stage 3

Construction of Stage 3 of 5 for the reconstruction of Kerr Road, Thurgoona is due to commence in March 2017

As part of Council’s ongoing commitment to improving the standard and safety of its road network, Kerr Road has been identified for reconstruction. Stages 1 & 2  from the Riverina Highway heading North, covering approximately 1100m was completed in 2015.

Kerr Road forms critical infrastructure as part of Council’s Local Environmental Plan (2010) and the Thurgoona/Wirlinga Precinct Structure Plan, being a key access avenue to the city’s growth area.

Stage 3 commences at the conclusion of Stage 2, heading North and concludes approximately 100m North of Woolshed Drive.

The scope of the works include:

  • Construction of 7780m2 of new pavement;
  • 1300 metres of kerb and guttering;
  • 770 metres of piped drainage;
  • 440 metres of retaining walls;
  • 740 metres of paved pathways; and
  • Landscaping and three passive recreation stops.
StageSectionScope and ScheduleApprox. Cost (ex GST)
1Kerr Road – Riverina Hwy to Knoble RdCompleted 2015/16 – intersection re-alignment with Riverina Highway including full road construction, kerb and gutter, turning lanes and lighting.$950K
2Kerr Road – Knoble Rd to 750m northCompleted 2015/16 –full road reconstruction including kerb and gutter, drainage, pathways, landscaping and lighting.$1.3M
3Kerr Road – 750m north of Knoble to Pickworth StTender awarded 2016/17 - full road reconstruction including kerb and gutter, drainage, pathways, landscaping and lighting.$1.9M
4Kerr Road – Pickworth St to Thurgoona DriveProposed 2017/18 - full road reconstruction including kerb and gutter, drainage, pathways, landscaping and lighting.$1.4M
5Kerr Road and Thurgoona Drive intersectionProposed 2018/19 – reconstruction of intersection and approaches, including a construction of a roundabout, road reconstruction, kerbing, drainage and lighting.$1.6M
6Kerr Road – Thurgoona Drive to CreekProposed 2019/20 - full road reconstruction including kerb and gutter, drainage, pathways, landscaping and lighting.$1.0M
7Kerr Road – Creek to Table Top RoadProposed 2020/21 - full road reconstruction including kerb and gutter, drainage, pathways, landscaping and lighting.$1.0M
8Kerr Road and Table Top Road intersectionProposed 2021/22 – reconstruction of intersection and approaches, including a construction of a roundabout, road reconstruction, kerbing, drainage and lighting.$1.0M