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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:$10,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$9,000,000

Project Description

The project involves upgrading of approximately 12 kilometres and sealing of approximately 3 kilometres of the Buntine Highway.


The Buntine Highway is closed several times a year during the wet season. The project will improve flood immunity, safety and reliability, increase the efficiency of freight movements, and improve freight corridor productivity.


The Australian Government is providing $9 million towards this project.


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

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Project details last updated: 6/12/2017