|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||Late 2022 - Early 2024
|Estimated Project Cost:||$18,800,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$15,000,000
|Local Council/Shire:||West Coast Council
Upgrades to the Lyell Highway from Queenstown to Strahan including stopping bays, passing lanes, alignment improvements including curve widening and improvements to delineation.
Improve freight productivity as the Lyell Highway is part of the freight road corridor connecting the Zeehan and Murchison Highways including Strahan and Queenstown and offering distribution networks for major mines.
The Australian Government will contribute up to 80 per cent, capped at $15 million.
Construction is expected to commence in late 2022 and to be completed by early 2024.
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Project details last updated: 5/09/2022