|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Estimated Project Cost:||$237,500,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$190,000,000
The project will deliver targeted upgrades to the Landsborough and Capricorn Highways and surrounding roads.
Upgrades to this corridor will provide the following benefits:
- ensure key freight roads efficiently connect agricultural and mining regions to ports, airports and other transport hubs
- provide a more reliable and safe road network, especially during the wet season
- improve access for higher capacity vehicles
- facilitate other economic opportunities, including tourism
The Australian Government will contribute up to 80 per cent, capped at $190 million
The delivery schedule will be determined as planning on the project progresses and in consultation with the Queensland Government.
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Project details last updated: 31/10/2019