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Bruce Highway - Sarina to Cairns - Black Spots

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Funding Programme:Investment Road and Rail Programme
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:November 2009 - Late 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$105,400,000
Australian Government Contribution:$105,400,000
Local Council/Shire:Burdekin Shire Council,Hinchinbrook Shire Council,Townsville City Council,Cairns Regional Council,Cassowary Coast Regional Council,Mackay Regional Council,Whitsunday Regional Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

The project will involve safety enhancement works at known crash blackspots on the Bruce Highway between Sarina and Cairns.

Benefits

The black spot projects will improve safety for road users.

Funding

The Australian Government is providing up to $105.4 million to the project.

Timetable

Construction commenced on the first of the black spot projects inĀ lateĀ 2009 and works are expected to be completed in late 2017.

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Project details last updated: 16/12/2016