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

Alice Springs to Darwin Corridor Upgrade Northern Territory of Australia

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2019 - Mid 2028
Estimated Project Cost:$205,875,000
Australian Government Contribution:$162,300,000

Project Description

Upgrade roads infrastructure on and around the Alice Springs to Darwin corridor.


This project will improve:

  • connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets
  • road safety
  • freight efficiency, connectivity and travel time
  • economic productivity
  • flood immunity on a key route in the region


The Australian Government has committed $162.3 million to the Alice Springs to Darwin Corridor Upgrade.

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Project details last updated: 24/04/2020