Shoalhaven Regional Projects

Shoalhaven Regional Projects

A number of major developments and industry precincts are being developed in the Shoalhaven and most provide employment and supplier opportunities. Council is supporting the concept of precincts, to encourage complimentary industries to be in close proximity.



Burrill Lake Bridge - Princes Highway Upgrade - Completed

Roads and Maritime Services is constructing the new Burrill Lake Bridge on the Princes Highway, just south of Ulladulla. Construction of this $58m project is expected to be complete in early 2018.


Foxground & Berry Bypass - Completed

The Foxground and Berry bypass project is under construction. It will provide a four-lane highway (two lanes in each direction) with median separation for 12.5 kilometres of the Princes Highway between Toolijooa Road and just south of Andersons Lane.


Gerringong Upgrade - Princes Highway Upgrade - Completed

Roads and Maritime Services has upgraded the Princes Highway between Mount Pleasant and Toolijooa Road. This $329 million project was funded by the NSW Government.


Grand Pacific Health - Completed

The Grand Pacific Health Centre - Nowra is home to a range of high-quality primary care services that aim to address the health care needs of the local community.


Mundamia - MIND the GaP - University of Wollongong - Shoalhaven Campus - Completed

MIND the GaP is an initiative that works with the community to improve the mental health and wellbeing of all residents of the Shoalhaven region.


Princes Highway and Little Forest Rd - Milton - Completed

Work to improve safety at the intersection of the Princes Highway and Little Forest Road north of Milton was completed on Monday 19 December. The new road is now open to traffic and 100km/h speed limit has been reinstated on this section of the highway.


South Nowra - Princes Highway Upgrade - Completed

The 6.3 kilometre Princes Highway upgrade between Kinghorne Street and Forest Road will improve traffic flow for both local and ‘through’ travelling motorists on this busy section of the Princes Highway.


Termeil Creek - Princes Highway Upgrade - Completed

RMS has upgraded the Princes Highway at Termeil Creek. This $21 million project has improved safety and efficiency.

Under Construction  


Berry to Bomaderry - Princes Highway upgrade - Under Construction

Roads and Maritime Services is upgrading the Princes Highway between Berry and Bomaderry. The upgrade will provide about 10.5 kilometres of four-lane highway with median separation between Mullers Lane, Berry and Cambewarra Road, Bomaderry.


Albion Park Bypass - Princes Highway Upgrade - Under Construction

Roads and Maritime Services is beginning construction of an extension of the M1 Princes Motorway between Yallah and Oak Flats to bypass Albion Park Rail. The bypass will complete the "missing link" for a high standard road between Sydney and Bomaderry.


Employment Land - Flinders Industrial Estate - Under Construction

First established in 1978, the development at South Nowra now has some quite large factory premises with several international companies operating from the estate.


Employment Land - Subdivision Expansion - Woollamia - Under Construction

Servicing both the local and regional community, this smaller industrial area near Huskisson has a range of operations. Being nearby to Jervis Bay the marine manufacturing industry is well represented producing ocean racing yachts to recreational kayaks.


Shoalhaven Starches Plant - Ethanol Expansion - Under Construction

Expansion to ethanol production, up to 300 million litres/yr and includes installation of a gas pipeline (approx. 4km long), a gas fired co-generation plant, a water treatment plant, packaging plant, container storage and additional fermenters.


South Nowra Freight Corridor - Flinders Road - Under Construction

Albatross Road & Flinders Road Roundabouts – 9.11.2018 – The contractor is working on completing the last section of kerb and gutter and work has commenced on the deep lift asphalt to bring the road to the finished surface level.

In Planning


Nowra Bridge Project - Princes Highway Upgrade - In Planning

Planning is underway for a new bridge that will improve conditions on the Princes Highway over the Shoalhaven River at Nowra.


Cambewarra - Far North Collector Road Network - In Planning

The Far North Collector Road will link Illaroo Road to Moss Vale Road (near Bells Lane) in North Nowra. The project has now commenced with preliminary stages including initial land acquisitions, project planning and development, and survey and design.


East Nowra Sub Arterial Road (ENSA) - In Planning

The East Nowra Sub Arterial Road (ENSA) is proposed to connect Greenwell Point Road (in the vicinity of Old Southern Road) to the Princes Highway, at North Street and Junction Street.


Illawarra Shoalhaven Local Health District - Shoalhaven Hospital Masterplan - In Planning

The Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospital Master Plan is the Local Health District’s long-term view of what could be possible on the hospital site in the future.