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

Weipa to Mapoon Road, Mapoon - 053409-14QLD-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Dec 2014 - Dec 2014
Australian Government Contribution:$41,182
Local Council/Shire:Mapoon Aboriginal Council

Project Description

Shoulders are worn and rutted and pedestrian and bicycle access is hazardous and the damaged gravel shoulders create a dust hazard when vehicles access the road verges.Children on bicycles ride on the road from School to Shop daily creating a traffic hazard. Sealed shoulders will act as a bicycle lane thus improving safety for school children on bicycles

Rehabilitate and Widen shoulders and provide a 2 coat bitumen seal for approx 1km

Total cost of proposed project is $97,000

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Project details last updated: 10/11/2015