|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2017 - Mid 2019
|Estimated Project Cost:||$120,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$65,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Upper Hunter Shire Council
|Corridor:||Sydney - Brisbane
Construction of a bypass of Scone.
Improvement of freight productivity and safety on the New England Highway and resolution of the disconnection of the town during rail movements which cause closure of the rail level crossings.
The Australian Government has committed $65 million towards this project.
The project is expected to commence in mid 2017 and be completed by mid 2019.
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Project details last updated: 16/05/2017