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Majura Parkway

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Funding Programme:Plan for the Future - Building Australia Fund
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:5 February 2013 - 22 April 2016
Estimated Project Cost:$303,531,506
Australian Government Contribution:$144,000,000
State:ACT
Corridor:Canberra Connectors

Project Description

This project involved the construction of a dual carriageway four lane road linking the Federal Highway with the Monaro Highway.

Benefits

Benefits of the project include:

  • Improving freight efficiencies along the corridor;
  • Relieving traffic congestion and providing better access to the Majura Valley;
  • Supporting the expansion of the Canberra Airport; and
  • Enabling the better movement of traffic from the north to the south side of Canberra.

Funding

The total cost of the project was $303,531,506. The Australian Government contributed $144,000,000 and the Australian Capital Territory Government $159,531,506.

Timetable

Construction commenced on 5 February 2013 and was completed on 22 April 2016.

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Project details last updated: 23/08/2016