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Bruce Highway - Curra to Childers - Strengthening and Widening


Funding Programme:Investment Road and Rail Programme
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2009 - Late 2014
Estimated Project Cost:$24,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$24,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Bundaberg Regional Council,Fraser Coast Regional Council
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

The project involved works to widen and strengthen key sections of narrow and broken highway, replace old bitumen and widen culverts to improve driving conditions.


The project has improved safety on the Bruce Highway for all road users and enhance transport efficiency.


The Australian Government provided $24 million to these works.


The strengthening and widening works commenced in late-2009 and were carried out progressively to late-2014.

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Project details last updated: 15/02/2017