Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

M1 Pacific Motorway Upgrade Program - Intersection Upgrades (Exit 41 and Exit 49)

Funding Program:Urban Congestion Fund
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Late 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$192,600,000
Australian Government Contribution:$96,300,000
Local Council/Shire:Gold Coast City Council
Corridor:Sydney - Brisbane

Project Description

The project will upgrade Exit 41 and Exit 49 on the M1 Pacific Motorway, including duplicating the overpasses and upgrading two existing rounabouts to signalised intesections at both sites, implementing smart motorway technology on on and off ramps, and integrating shared active transport corridors.


The project will improve accessibility, connectivity and productivity, safety and travel times, and improve network reliability.


The Australian Government has committed $96.3 million to this project.


Construction commenced in October 2020 and is expected to be completed by late 2023.

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Project details last updated: 8/01/2021