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

Old Toogoom Road - Hervey Bay

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2015 - Late 2015
Estimated Project Cost:$1,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$1,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Fraser Coast Regional Council

Project Description

The project completed unfinished works on Old Toogoom Road to bring the road to a higher standard.


The upgrade will provide benefits to local road users and tourists through efficiency and safety improvements which in turn will provide economic benefits and a boost to the retail and hospitality industries.


The Australian Government provided $1 million toward the upgrade of Old Toogoom Road.


Main construction works commenced in March 2015 and was completed in September 2015.

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Project details last updated: 2/08/2018