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Northern Territory Roads Package - National Network Flood Immunity Improvements

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2015 - Late 2016
Estimated Project Cost:$6,825,882
Australian Government Contribution:$6,825,882
State:NT
Corridor:Perth - Darwin, Brisbane - Darwin

Project Description

The National Network Flood Immunity Improvements project is part of the $77 million Northern Territory Roads Package.

The project includes construction of two new high level bridges over Saddle Creek on the Victoria Highway and reconstruction of approaches.

Benefits

The flood immunity works will improve the reliability of the highway network and reduce the frequency and extent of road closures due to flooding.

Funding

The Australian Government is contributing up to $6.8 million towards this project.

Timetable

Works commenced mid-2015 and were completed in late 2016.

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Project details last updated: 12/07/2017