|Funding Program:||Investment Road and Rail Program
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2022 - Mid 2023
|Estimated Project Cost:||$23,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$18,400,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Mackay Regional Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Cairns
The project will involve construction of a carriageway and drainage structures with a higher flood immunity for 5 kilometres of highway.
Improved flood immunity and safety.
The Australian Government has committed up to $18.4 million towards the project in partnership with the Queensland Government.
Planning commenced in late 2021. Construction commenced in mid 2022 and is expected to be completed in mid 2023, weather permitting.
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Project details last updated: 19/10/2022