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Bruce Highway – Cooroy to Curra – Section D (Planning and Design)

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2016 - Early 2018
Estimated Project Cost:$65,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$52,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Gympie Regional Council
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

This project is for the planning and detailed design phase of approximately 26 kilometres of the Bruce Highway between Woondum Interchange and Curra.


The planning project will improve flood immunity, reduce vehicle accidents as well as improve travel times and vehicle operating costs.


The Australian Government has committed up to $52 million towards the $65 million project.


The planning and detailed design phase of the project commenced in February 2016 and is currently scheduled to be completed in early 2018.

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Project details last updated: 21/09/2017