|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||TBC - TBC
|Estimated Project Cost:||$87,500,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$70,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Barkly Shire Council
|Corridor:||Brisbane - Darwin
Upgrade roads infrastructure on and around the Northern Territory section of the Tennant Creek to Townsville corridor.
This project will:
- improve connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets
- improve road safety
- improve freight efficiency, connectivity and travel time
- improve economic productivity
- improve flood immunity on a key route in the region
The Australian Government will contribute up to 80 per cent, capped at $70 million.
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Project details last updated: 2/04/2019