|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2018 - Late 2021
|Estimated Project Cost:||$133,700,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$97,960,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Tenterfield Shire Council
|Corridor:||Sydney - Brisbane
This project included realignment and widening of approximately 2.1 kilometres of the New England Highway at Bolivia Hill, near Tenterfield, including construction of a 320 metre long bridge.
The project has improved safety as well as increased productivity of freight movements along the New England Highway.
The Australian Government has committed up to $98.0 million to this project and the NSW Government has committed up to $35.7 million. The final contributions are being confirmed as part of the project close-out.
The project commenced in May 2018 and opened to traffic in September 2021. All construction works on site were completed in October 2021.
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Project details last updated: 25/11/2021