|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2018 - Mid 2021
|Estimated Project Cost:||$135,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$108,010,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Cairns Regional Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
An upgrade to this section of the Bruce Highway to six lanes, including rehabilitation and replacement of the existing Chinaman Creek bridges.
Improved capacity, efficiency and safety.
The Australian Government has committed up to $108 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.
Planning works are expected to commence late 2017. Construction works are expected to commence in mid 2018 and be completed in mid 2021, weather permitting.
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Project details last updated: 26/02/2018