Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Eyre Peninsula Network

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2020 - Late 2023
Estimated Project Cost:$51,250,000
Australian Government Contribution:$41,000,000
Local Council/Shire:District Council of Lower Eyre Peninsula
State:SA

Project Description

This project will include:

-Pavement upgrades and shoulder sealing on six high priority areas along the Eyre Peninsula Network. 

-Construction of overtaking lanes on Lincoln Highway, Western Approach Road, Flinders Highway and Tod Highway. 

-Intersection improvements at four roundabouts on Liverpool Street in Port Lincoln and the installation of guard rails on targeted areas on Birdseye Highway between Cleve and Cowell.

Benefits

The project will improve safety for all road users, network connectivity, and freight productivity.

Funding

The Australian Government is funding on an 80:20 ratio in conjunction with the SA Government.

Timetable

Construction commenced in early 2020 and is expected to be completed by late 2023. 

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Project details last updated: 27/10/2022