We're making it easier for you to get to work, shops and community services in Truganina

Current works

Leakes Road, Truganina

Federation Trail, Leakes Road - Truganina

Thank you for your patience and understanding while we upgraded Leakes Road, between Derrimut Road and Fitzgerald Road.

We've now opened the new Federation Trail overpass on Leakes Road to pedestrians and cyclists.

Over the coming months, we'll complete landscaping and other minor works.

Federation Trail - Leakes Road

Federation Trail, Leakes Road - Truganina

Why Leakes Road?

More than 22,000 cars and trucks rely on Leakes Road every day.

Leakes Road connects you to jobs in Truganina, the Tarneit train station, local shops and community services. Plus, it’s a key route to many growing suburbs, including more than 40,000 new homes in the area.

We understand that during peak times, you experience significant delays on this road. This upgrade will make traffic and public transport flow better so you can get to where you need to be sooner and safer.

Project details

On Leakes Road, between Derrimut Road and Fitzgerald Road we’re:

  • adding an extra lane in each direction
  • widening Skeleton Creek bridge and Laverton Creek bridge
  • upgrading intersections
  • building new walking and cycling paths
  • creating a new overpass for the Federation Trail.
Leakes Road Map

View a larger version of the map (PDF, 170.9 KB)

Benefits

The benefits of this project include:

  • improved traffic flow by creating a more reliable east-west main road route, taking pressure off local roads
  • greater safety by upgrading 18 intersections
  • better access to Tarneit train station, jobs and community services
  • safer walking and cycling options by upgrading the Federation Trail.

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