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Pacific Motorway Upgrade - Nerang to Tugun

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2006 - Early 2015
Estimated Project Cost:$420,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$210,000,000
State:QLD

Project Description

The Australian and Queensland governments jointly funded the $420 million Pacific Motorway Upgrade between Nerang and Tugun.

The Nerang to Tugun upgrade consisted of five separate projects on the Pacific Motorway:

The Nerang to Tugun works involved the upgrading of interchanges and widening of the Pacific Motorway to eliminate notorious bottlenecks.

Benefits

The Pacific Motorway Upgrade - Nerang to Tugun was designed to improve safety, transport efficiency and reduce congestion and help meet the transport needs of south east Queensland.

Funding

The Australian and Queensland governments each committed $455 million, a total of $910 million, towards upgrading the Pacific Motorway between the Gateway Motorway and Tugun. Of this $910 million, the Pacific Motorway Upgrade, Nerang to Tugun was allocated $420 million. The Australian Government committed $210 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

All Pacific Motorway Upgrade - Nerang to Tugan projects have been completed.

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Project details last updated: 22/02/2018