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

Bruce Highway - Babinda Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Early 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$7,230,000
Australian Government Contribution:$5,784,000
Local Council/Shire:Cassowary Coast Regional Council
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

The project will involve the construction of a signalised four-way intersection at the Babinda intersection.


Improved safety.


The Australian Government has committed up to $5.8 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.


Construction on stage one commence in October 2020. Stage two is expected to commence in mid 2022. The project is expected to be completed in early 2023, weather permitting.

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Project details last updated: 25/03/2021