Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Bruce Highway - Curra to Sarina - Calliope Crossroads

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2012 - Early 2014
Estimated Project Cost:$85,325,060
Australian Government Contribution:$85,325,060
Local Council/Shire:Gladstone Regional Council
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

This project involved a major upgrade of the Calliope Crossroads intersection on the Bruce Highway over the Dawson Highway, near Gladstone.


The project aims to increase the safety of traffic by eliminating conflict points, reduce travel time for freight and travellers and improve productivity and linkages between the nearby mining enterprises, Gladstone Ports and industrial regions to the north and south.


The Australian Government provided $85,325,060 to the project.


Construction commenced in August 2012 and was completed in February 2014.

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Project details last updated: 26/02/2018