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

Regional Roads Productivity Package - Buntine Highway

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2015 - Mid 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$9,720,000
Australian Government Contribution:$8,720,000

Project Description

The project involved the upgrade of approximately 12km and the sealing of approximately 3km of the Buntine Highway.


The project aimed to improve flood immunity, safety and reliability, increase the efficiency of freight movements, and improve freight corridor productivity along this section of the Buntine Highway.


The Australian Government provided over $8.7 million towards this project.


Construction commenced in mid-2015 and works completed in June 2017.

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Project details last updated: 30/09/2019