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Bruce Highway - Burdekin Deviation - Plan and Preserve Corridor

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:TBA - TBA
Estimated Project Cost:$48,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$38,400,000
Local Council/Shire:Burdekin Shire Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

Planning works to identify the optimum solution and preserve a corridor for the future construction of a deviation of Ayr, Brandon and Home Hill to avoid the safety, flooding, amenity, capacity and travel time impacts through these three towns.

Benefits

Improved capacity, efficiency, flood immunity and safety.

Funding

The Australian Government has committed $38.4 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

Start and end dates to be confirmed with the Queensland Government.

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Project details last updated: 3/05/2018