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Bruce Highway – Maroochydore Road Interchange Upgrade – Stage 1

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2020 - Mid 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$301,290,000
Australian Government Contribution:$241,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Sunshine Coast Regional Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

The project will upgrade the Maroochydore Road and Mons Road Interchanges, provide two-way service roads on the western and eastern side of the interchange, extend Owen Creek Road to Sunshine Coast Grammar School and install new drainage structures to maintain and improve flood immunity. The project will also include planning works for the section of the Bruce Highway between the Sunshine Motorway and the Maroochydore Road Interchange.

Benefits

The project will improve network efficiency and capacity, address current and emerging safety issues, provide bicycle and pedestrian access, and improve the separation of local and regional traffic.

Funding

The Australian Government has committed up to $241 million towards the project, with the remaining project costs to be provided by the Queensland Government.

Timetable

Construction is expected to commence in early 2020 and be completed mid 2022. 

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Project details last updated: 2/04/2019