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Bruce Highway - Future Priorities

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Not started
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:TBC - Mid 2028
Estimated Project Cost:$1,775,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$1,420,000,000
Corridor:Brisbane - Cairns

Project Description

This project will provide upgrades to future priorites along the length of the Bruce Highway.  Further details on the priorities are yet to be announced.


Benefits will inlcude:

  • Reduced congestion and travel times
  • Improved safety
  • Improved flood immunity


The Australian Government will contribute up to 80 per cent, capped at $1.42 billion.

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Project details last updated: 14/01/2019