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

Ashburton Downs Road, (rural road) - 056551-15WA-RTR

Funding Program:Roads to Recovery Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Sep 2015 - Jun 2016
Australian Government Contribution:$552,853
Local Council/Shire:Shire of Meekatharra

Project Description

The road has become corrugated over time and is also water worn. This has resulted in loss of road surface material. In addition, six floodways in this section of road, wash out badly on each rain event.

Propose to reform and resheet 9m wide gravel surface and restore drainage for a total length of approximately 14kms. Floodways will be reconstructed,including construction of cutoff walls where required.

Total cost of proposed project is $600,000

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Project details last updated: 10/08/2016