Road Photos & Information: Victoria
M1 A1   Princes Highway, West Gate Freeway, CityLink, Monash Freeway & Princes Freeway (M1 / A1) - South Australia Border to Portland


Route Numbering:

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.

Multiplexes along the route include:

Princes Highway (West):

Starting out as a series of dirt tracks in the 1850s, Princes Highway West was the first major inland link between Geelong and the Western District. 3 The Princes Highway (west) is a key route through south-western Victoria providing a link from Geelong to the South Australian border and beyond to Adelaide.


Preview: Description:

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Dartmoor approaching Greenham St, September 2018.

Image © Dean Sherry

Advance Directional Sign:
AD sign at Bolwarra approaching Henty Hwy (A200), September 2018.

Image © Dean Sherry

Henty Highway:
Corner of Princes Hwy (A1) and Henty Hwy (A200) at Bolwarra, September 2018. The A200 duplex ends at this location.

Image © Dean Sherry

Reassurance Directional Sign:
Distance sign at Tyrendarra, September 2018.

Image © Dean Sherry

Click here for the continuation of A1 between Portland and Warrnambool
Click here for the continuation of A1 in South Australia

1 Viseth Uch
2 Vicroads Road Management Plan, 30 October 2004
3 VicRoads, Princes Highway West Duplication: Waurn Ponds to Winchelsea Desktop and Standard assessment

Last updated: 18-Jul-2020 11:04

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