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Dalrymple Road

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:April 2015 - Mid 2016
Estimated Project Cost:$40,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$20,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Townsville City Council

Project Description

The upgrade will involve channelling works, including table drains and culverts to divert water during flooding, and construction of a raised 450 metre two lane bridge over the Bohle River.


The upgrade will improve road conditions and local community and freight access through better flood immunity.


The Australian Government will provide up to $20 million towards the upgrade of Dalrymple Road, in partnership with the Queensland Government and Townsville City Council.


Construction commenced on 24 March 2015 and was practically complete in March 2016.

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Project details last updated: 26/07/2016