• Funding program Roads of Strategic Importance
  • Status In planning
  • Transport mode Road
  • Expected start/finish Early 2024 - Early 2026
  • Estimated project cost $40,000,000
  • Australian Government contribution $32,000,000
  • Local Council/Shire Warrumbungle Shire Council
  • State NSW
  • Corridor Melbourne - Brisbane

Project description

This projects involves the upgrade of the intersection of the Newell Highway and Oxley Highway near Coonabarabran.


  • Improved road safety for all road users.
  • Improved efficiency and network reliability.
  • Improved accessibility and connectivity of road networks.


The Australian Government is committing $32 million towards this project


Construction is expected to commence early 2024 and construction is expected to be completed by early 2026.

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