|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 is expected to commence mid-2021 and be completed in late 2023.
Disclaimer: The material contained in this site is made available
on the understanding that the Department is not thereby engaged in rendering professional
advice for a particular purpose. Before relying on the material in any important
matter, users should carefully evaluate the accuracy, completeness and relevance
of the information for their purposes and should obtain appropriate professional
advice relevant to their particular circumstances.
Project details last updated: 1/12/2020