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

Barton Highway Improvement Strategy

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2014 - Late 2016
Estimated Project Cost:$300,000
Australian Government Contribution:$150,000
Local Council/Shire:Yass Valley Council
Corridor:Canberra Connectors

Project Description

The Improvement Strategy will guide the ongoing improvement of the road corridor within the corridor boundaries determined in 2011 for a future duplication of the Barton Highway.


The strategy will provide a list of investment priorities and the intervention levels for these to occur.


The Australian Government contributed $150,000 to this study with the NSW Government providing a matching amount.


The project has been completed and was announced in late 2016.  The Barton Highway Improvement Strategy was published on 6 January 2017.

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Project details last updated: 24/08/2018