|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Estimated Project Cost:||$48,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$38,400,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Hinchinbrook Shire Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
Planning and corridor preservation for the future construction of a deviation on higher ground to the west of the existing Bruce Highway such that a much higher flood immunity can be achieved along this section.
Improved efficiency, flood immunity, safety and amenity.
The Australian Government has committed $38.4 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.
Start and end dates to be confirmed with the Queensland Government.
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Project details last updated: 9/05/2017