|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||March 2011 - September 2014
|Estimated Project Cost:||$16,281,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$16,281,000
|Corridor:||Perth - Darwin
The project involved flood immunity works at four locations on the Stuart Highway in the Northern Territory: Karinga Creek; north approach to Palmer River; Gilbert Swamp; and north of King River, plus at the Sandy Creek crossing on the Victoria Highway.
The flood immunity works will improve the reliability of the highway network and reduce the frequency and extent of road closures due to flooding.
The Australian Government provided $16.281 million to the project.
Works commenced on the first of the locations in March 2011, all projects were completed in September 2014.
Disclaimer: The material contained in this site is made available
on the understanding that the Department is not thereby engaged in rendering professional
advice for a particular purpose. Before relying on the material in any important
matter, users should carefully evaluate the accuracy, completeness and relevance
of the information for their purposes and should obtain appropriate professional
advice relevant to their particular circumstances.
Project details last updated: 5/06/2015