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Bruce Highway - Tiaro Flood Immunity Upgrade

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2022 - Mid 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$107,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$85,610,000
Local Council/Shire:Fraser Coast Regional Council
State:QLD
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

Construction of a localised solution which provides an improved flood immunity at two flood prone sections on either side of the Tiaro Township: Chinaman Creek bridge on the north and the culvert south of Black Swamp Creek just south of Tiaro.

Benefits

Improved flood immunity.

Funding

The Australian Government has committed $85.6 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.

Timetable

Construction is expected to commence September 2022, and is expected to be completed in June 2023, weather permitting.

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Project details last updated: 22/01/2019