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John Peterson Bridge Upgrade, Mundubbera

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2022 - Late 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$25,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$20,000,000
Local Council/Shire:North Burnett Regional Council

Project Description

This project will demolish the existing bridge on Mundubbera-Durong Road (John Peterson Bridge) over the Boyne River and replace it with a new concrete bridge with improved flood immunity and alignment.


Upgrades to the John Petersen Bridge will improve safety and freight efficiency along Mundubbera Durong Road.


The Australian Government has committed $20 million to this project.


Major construction on this project is expected to commence in early-2022 and be competed in late 2023.

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Project details last updated: 10/03/2022