|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2019 - Mid 2021
|Estimated Project Cost:||$150,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$120,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Moreton Bay Regional Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
This project will upgrade the Bruce Highway interchange at Deception Bay Road to meet future capacity requirements.
Improved road safety and freight efficiency through:
reduced crashes - reduce the likelihood of a crash resulting from congestion by increasing the capacity of the interchange and reduce queuing on off-ramps that block motorway lanes.
improved travel time and travel time reliability – increased efficiency for freight and general traffic
- lower vehicle operating costs – reduced overall fuel consumption for travel and reduced vehicle wear and tear.
The Australian Government has committed up to $120 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.
Construction is expected to commence in Mid 2019 and be completed in mid 2021, weather permitting.
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Project details last updated: 21/09/2017