• Funding program Investment Road and Rail Program
  • Status In planning
  • Transport mode Road
  • Estimated project cost $48,000,000
  • Australian Government contribution $38,400,000
  • Local Council/Shire Hinchinbrook Shire Council
  • State QLD
  • Corridor Brisbane - Cairns

Project description

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.

Project last updated:

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