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Karratha to Tom Price Corridor Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:Not started
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:TBC - TBC
Estimated Project Cost:$310,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$248,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Shire of East Pilbara,Town of Port Hedland

Project Description

This project will deliver targeted upgrades to the Karratha to Tom Price Corridor.


The Karratha to Tom Price corridor is a key economic freight route that supports the mining industry.

Upgrades to this corridor will provide the following benefits:

  • better connect regional communities
  • provide a more reliable and safe road network
  • improve access for higher capacity vehicles
  • facilitate other economic opportunities


The Australian Government will contribute up to 80 per cent, capped at $248 million.



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Project details last updated: 2/04/2019