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Dawson Highway – Kin Kora Roundabout

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2014 - Early 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$25,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$12,500,000
Local Council/Shire:Gladstone Regional Council

Project Description

The project upgraded the Kin Kora roundabout at the intersection of the Dawson Highway and Philip Street in Gladstone into a fully signalised intersection.


The project once completed will improve safety and traffic flow, including for heavy vehicles.


The Australian Government has committed $12.5 million to upgrade the Kin Kora roundabout, in partnership with the Queensland Government.


Construction commenced in November 2014 and was completed June 2016.  Minor finalisation works include fencing and electrical works  as well as footpath regrading was undertaken in early 2017 and was completed in March 2017.

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Project details last updated: 12/05/2017