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Replacement of St Marys and Upper Scamander Bridges

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2017 - Late 2017
Estimated Project Cost:$665,000
Australian Government Contribution:$300,000
Local Council/Shire:Break O'day Council

Project Description

The project replaced three timber bridges in the St Marys region and one timber bridge at Upper Scamander.


The project has improved safety, increased load capacity, improved freight efficiency and reduced maintenance costs.


The estimated cost of the project is $665,000. The Australian Government is contributing $300,000 and the Break O'Day Council $365,000.


The project commenced construction in May 2017 and was completed in November 2017.

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Project details last updated: 28/09/2018