|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Early 2011 - Early 2018
|Estimated Project Cost:||$6,347,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$6,347,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Burdekin Shire Council,Hinchinbrook Shire Council,Townsville City Council,Cairns Regional Council,Cassowary Coast Regional Council,Mackay Regional Council,Whitsunday Regional Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
This project involves the construction of new rest areas, vehicle stopping places and audible edge lines between Sarina and Cairns.
The new rest areas will enhance safety for road users, especially heavy vehicle operators.
The Australian Government is providing $6,347,000 million to the project.
Construction commenced in April 2011 and will be completed in early 2018.
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Project details last updated: 21/02/2018