Scott Morrison announces $154 million upgrade for Great Ocean Road

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The Great Ocean Road is set for a massive upgrade as part of a federal government cash injection for Victoria’s south west.

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has announced a new convention centre and tourism initiatives along the famous tourist road as part of a $154 million project for the region.

The federal government has allocated $10 million funding to upgrade the Queenscliff ferry terminal, Credit: CC.

The federal government has allocated $10 million funding for a new ferry terminal in Queenscliff, Credit: CC.

 

The government has announced $10 million funding for a new ferry terminal at Queenscliff, $30 million for a new convention and exhibition centre in Geelong, as well as other funds for an upgrade for the Twelve Apostles.

Federal Liberal MP for Corangamite, Sarah Henderson, described the funding as a “game changer”.

“Very proud of the economic boost, jobs and transformational projects we are delivering,” she wrote on Twitter.

(with AAP/9News)

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