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Bruce Highway – Caloundra Road to Sunshine Motorway

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Funding Programme:Investment Road and Rail Programme
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2016 - Late 2020
Estimated Project Cost:$929,300,000
Australian Government Contribution:$743,400,000
Local Council/Shire:Sunshine Coast Regional Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

The project will address the service needs along the seven kilometre stretch of the Bruce Highway between the Caloundra Road interchange and the Sunshine Motorway by providing a six lane divided highway, as well as upgrading the Caloundra Road interchange and Sunshine Motorway interchange on the Bruce Highway.

Benefits

The project will reduce congestion and improve safety and efficiency of the intersections and the section of the Bruce Highway in between.

Funding

The Australian Government has committed up to $743.4 million towards the project, in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

The project is expected to commence construction in late-2016 and be completed by late 2020, weather permitting.

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Project details last updated: 16/12/2016