|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2021 - Late 2023
|Estimated Project Cost:||$103,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$82,410,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Fraser Coast Regional Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
Construct a high level bridge and approaches on a new alignment at Saltwater Creek crossing and a new bridge and approaches to Deadmans Gully on a new alignment. Upgrade four existing floodway sections north of Saltwater Creek between Maryborough and Torbanlea to improve flood immunity.
Improved flood immunity and safety.
The Australian Government has committed up to $82.4 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.
Planning commenced in late 2018. Construction commenced in July 2021 and is expected to be completed in late 2023, weather permitting.
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Project details last updated: 10/11/2021