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The Hatch Road upgrade, The Hatch

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2021 - Early 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$1,509,290
Australian Government Contribution:$1,509,290
Local Council/Shire:Port Macquarie Hastings Council

Project Description

This project is expected to seal the full length of The Hatch Road, in the Hatch, near Port Macquarie, NSW.


This project will increase road safety and improve connectivity.


The Australian Government is fully funding this project at $1.5 million.


Construction commenced in August 2021, and is expected to achieve practical completion and opening to traffic with the first application of the sprayed seal, six weeks after commencement. Construction will be fully complete, with the application of the second coat of the sprayed seal, in early 2022.

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Project details last updated: 30/08/2021