|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||Late 2021 - Early 2024
|Estimated Project Cost:||$37,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$29,600,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Whitsunday Regional Council
The project will deliver targeted upgrades to Shute Harbour Road.
The benefits of this project include:
- increase economic productivity by reducing costs to industry through better efficiency on the route and lower travel times
- improve road safety and access
- increase route capacity to accommodate future growth in traffic volume through increases economic activity in the region
The Australian Government will contribute up to 80 per cent, capped at $29.6 million.
Stage 1 of the Project is due to commence in late 2021, while Stage 2 is expected to commence in late 2022. It is anticipated the Project as whole will be fully completed by early 2024.
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Project details last updated: 8/07/2021