|Funding Programme:||Investment Road and Rail Programme
|Expected Start/Finish:||October 2011 - January 2014
|Estimated Project Cost:||$25,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$16,800,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Burdekin Shire Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
The project involved safety works identified by the Burdekin Road Safety Audit, including upgrading intersections along Edward Street in Ayr and in Brandon and the construction of two new overtaking lanes on the Bruce Highway in the Burdekin area.
The project will improve safety on the Bruce Highway in the Burdekin area.
The Australian Government provided $16.8 million to the project, in partnership with the Queensland Government.
Construction commenced on the first project in October 2011 and was completed in January 2014.
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Project details last updated: 15/12/2016