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

Improve Flood Immunity, Road Safety and Productivity on Northern Territory Highways - National Highways Strengthening and Widening

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2010 - Late 2014
Estimated Project Cost:$61,603,453
Australian Government Contribution:$61,603,453

Project Description

The National Highways Strengthening and Widening project was part of the $160 million Improve Flood Immunity, Road Safety and Productivity on Northern Territory highways project funded by the Australian Government.

This project strengthened and widened exisitng pavements that were approaching the end of their economic life on the Stuart, Victoria and Barkly Highways.


These road strengthening and widening improvements provided benefits to safety, reliability and travel times for the community, industry and other road users.


The Australian Government provided over $61.6 million to this project.


Works under this program were completed September 2014.

Disclaimer: The material contained in this site is made available on the understanding that the Department is not thereby engaged in rendering professional advice for a particular purpose. Before relying on the material in any important matter, users should carefully evaluate the accuracy, completeness and relevance of the information for their purposes and should obtain appropriate professional advice relevant to their particular circumstances.

Project details last updated: 27/09/2019