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Bruce Highway - Goorganga Plains Upgrade - Plan and Preserve Corridor

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Funding Programme:Investment Road and Rail Programme
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Estimated Project Cost:$15,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$12,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Whitsunday Regional Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

Planning works for a future upgrade to lift the highway and provide bridges and culverts to give acceptable flood immunity to this 11km section of the highway.  The upgrade will include works to improve the safety of Thompson, Goorganga, Deadmans and Lethe Brook Creeks crossings.

Benefits

Improved flood immunity and safety.

Funding

The Australian Government is providing $12 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

Start and End dates will be confirmed with the Queensland Government.

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Project details last updated: 9/05/2017