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Bruce Highway - Curra to Sarina - Upgrading of Southern Approach to Gin Gin

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2012 - Late 2013
Estimated Project Cost:$16,800,000
Australian Government Contribution:$16,800,000
Local Council/Shire:Bundaberg Regional Council
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

The project included the realignment of approximately two kilometres of the Bruce Highway on the southern approach to Gin Gin to reduce the gradient and the redesign of the Bundaberg - Gin Gin Road and Bruce Highway intersection.


The project improved road user safety, travel time for heavy vehicles and transport efficiency.


The Australian Government provided $16.8 million to the project.


Construction commenced in November 2012.  Practical completion was achieved in December 2013 and the project was fully complete in January 2014.

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Project details last updated: 26/02/2018