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

Regional Roads Productivity Package – Port Keats Road

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2014 - Mid 2016
Estimated Project Cost:$17,495,912
Australian Government Contribution:$15,495,912

Project Description

The project involved raising road embankments and upgrades to various flood ways and crossings through the Moyle River floodplain.


The project aimed to improve flood immunity, safety and reliability; increase efficiency of freight movements, and improve productivity of the freight corridors.


The Australian Government contributed over $15.4 million towards this project.


Construction commenced in late-2014, and was completed in August 2016.

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Project details last updated: 30/09/2019