Road Photos & Information: Victoria
M1 A1 Princes Highway, West Gate Freeway, CityLink, Monash Freeway & Princes Freeway (M1 / A1) - Sale to Bairnsdale

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General Information:

M1 / A1 is a major route that crosses roughly from east to west in Victoria. The standard varies from single carriageway rural highway to full freeway standard.

Princes Highway (East):

The eastern section of the Princes Highway connects Traralgon to the Gippsland area and also Victoria's northeast. It's mostly undivided rural highway, generally one lane each way with occasional overtaking lanes. Several of the towns serviced by the route are very popular tourist destinations.

History:

Sale to Bairnsdale Bairnsdale to Sale
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Tourism / Services Sign:
Tourism / services based sign at Stratford, Janaury 2017.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Princes Hwy at Lindenow South approaching the junction with Lindenow-Meerlieu Rd and Lindenow Rd (C602), April 2010.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Princes Hwy (A1) approaching Stratford-Maffra Rd (C105) and Airly Rd in Stratford, Janaury 2017.

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Lindenow-Meerlieu Road & Lindenow Road:
Princes Hwy (A1) approaching Lindenow-Meerlieu Rd and Lindenow Rd at Lindenow South, April 2010.

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Stratford-Maffra Road & Airly Road Intersection:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1), Stratford-Maffra Rd (C105) and Airly Rd in Stratford, Janaury 2017.

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Fernbank:
Princes Hwy as it enters the Wellington council area at Fernbank, April 2010.

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Railway Overpass:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it passes under the railway on the southern side of Stratford, September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Princes Hwy (A1) as it approaches Munro Rd & Rileys Rd at Munro, September 2009.

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Entering Stratford:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it enters the town of Stratford, September 2009.

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Munro Road & Rileys Road Junction:
Princes Hwy (A1) at Munro Rd & Rileys Rd at Munro, April 2010.

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Avon River:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it crosses Avon River at Stratford, September 2009.

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Tourism / Services Sign:
Tourism / services based sign at Munro for the town of Stratford, April 2010.

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Stratford CBD:
Princes Hwy near Blackburn St, as it passes through the Stratford CBD, September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Stratford approaching the junction with Stratford-Bengworden Rd (C495), April 2010.

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Stratford CBD:
Princes Hwy as it passes through the Stratford CBD, September 2009.

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Stratford-Bengworden Road Junction:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1) and Stratford-Bengworden Rd (C495) at Stratford, April 2010.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Stratford approaching the junction with Dawson St and Briagolong Rd (C494), Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Entering Stratford:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it enters the town of Stratford, April 2010.

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Dawson Street & Briagolong Road Roundabout:
Intersection directional sign at the roundabout with Dawson St and Briagolong Rd (C494) at Stratford, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Princes Hwy (A1) at Stratford for the entrance to Wa-de-lock Winery, April 2010.

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Dawson Street & Briagolong Road Roundabout:
Intersection directional sign at the roundabout with Dawson St and Briagolong Rd (C494) at Stratford, September 2009.

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Entering Stratford Town Centre:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it enters the town centre of Stratford, April 2010.

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Level Crossing:
Princes Hwy crossing the level crossing on the northern side of Stratford, September 2009.

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Level Crossing:
Princes Hwy crossing the level crossing on the northern side of Stratford, April 2010.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Stratford approaching the junction with Stratford-Bengworden Rd (C495), Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Stratford approaching the junction with Dawson St and Briagolong Rd (C494), April 2010.

Image © Paul Rands

Stratford-Bengworden Road Junction:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1) and Stratford-Bengworden Rd (C495) at Stratford, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Dawson Street & Briagolong Road Roundabout:
Intersection directional sign at the roundabout with Dawson St and Briagolong Rd (C494) at Stratford, April 2010.

Image © Paul Rands

Distance Sign:
RD sign on the outskirts of Stratford, January 2017. Click here for a photo by Paul Rands of this location from September 2009.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Stratford CBD:
Princes Hwy as it passes through the Stratford CBD, April 2010.

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Munro Road & Rileys Road Junction:
Princes Hwy (A1) at Munro Rd & Rileys Rd at Munro, September 2009.

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Railway Overpass:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it passes under the railway on the southern side of Stratford, October 2008.

Image © Darren Hodges

Anti-Tailgating Zone:
Special anti-tailgating signs and markings, Munro, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Stratford-Maffra Road & Airly Road Intersection:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1), Stratford-Maffra Rd (C105) and Airly Rd in Stratford, April 2010.

Image © Paul Rands

Anti-Tailgating Zone:
Special anti-tailgating signs and markings, Munro, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Anti-Tailgating Zone:
Special anti-tailgating signs and markings, Munro, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Providence Ponds:
Princes Hwy as it crosses Providence Ponds at Munro, September 2009.

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Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Fernbank approaching the intersection with Fernbank-Glenladale Rd and Sargoods Rd, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Supplemental Advance Directional Sign:
Supplemental AD sign at Fernbank approaching the intersection with Fernbank-Glenladale Rd and Sargoods Rd, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Fernbank-Glenladale Road & Sargoods Road Junction:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1), Fernbank-Glenldadle Rd and Sargoods Rd at Fernbank, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Sign Goof:
A1 inside a state route shield at the junction with Princes Hwy (A1), Fernbank-Glenldadle Rd and Sargoods Rd at Fernbank, October 2008.

Image © Darren Hodges

The Billabong:
Princes Hwy (A1) as it enters the locality of The Billabong, September 2009.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign on Princes Hwy at Lindenow South approaching the junction with Lindenow-Meerlieu Rd and Lindenow Rd (C602), Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Lindenow-Meerlieu Road & Lindenow Road:
Princes Hwy (A1) approaching Lindenow-Meerlieu Rd and Lindenow Rd at Lindenow South, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Tourism Sign:
Tourism region signage at Lindenow South as the Princes Hwy enters the Lakes and Wilderness region, September 2009.

Image © Paul Rands

Services Sign:
Services sign for Bairnsdale at Hillside, September 2009.

Image © Paul Rands

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Hillside approaching Power Station Rd and Bengworden Rd (C106), Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Power Station Road & Bengworden Road:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1), Power Station Rd and Bengworden Rd (C106) at Hillside, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Power Station Road & Bengworden Road:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1), Power Station Rd and Bengworden Rd (C106) at Hillside, Janaury 2017.

Image © Huang Milton Collection

Click here for the continuation of A1 between Bairnsdale and Kalimna
Click here for the continuation of A1 between Rosedale and Sale

1 Viseth Uch
2 Vicroads Road Management Plan, 30 October 2004

Last updated: 13-Feb-2019 18:58

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