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Warrego Highway - Toowoomba to Miles – Oakey to Dalby Overtaking Lanes

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2016 - Mid 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$44,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$35,200,000
Local Council/Shire:Toowoomba Regional Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Darwin

Project Description

This is one of the 15 projects being delivered as part of the Australian Government's $508 million commitment to the Warrego Highway - Toowoomba to Miles - Upgrade Programme.

This project involves construction of eight overtaking lanes, both east and westbound, at four locations between Oakey and Dalby.

Benefits

The project will allow for safer overtaking movements and an increase in transport efficiency at this location on the Warrego Highway.

Funding

The Australian Government is providing up to $35.2 million to the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

Construction commenced in late 2016 and was completed in September 2017.

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Project details last updated: 5/10/2017