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

Tooraweenah Road Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2023 - Mid 2024
Estimated Project Cost:$22,962,000
Australian Government Contribution:$22,962,000
Local Council/Shire:Coonamble Shire Council

Project Description

The project covers approximately 56.8 kilometres of Tooraweenah Road. The project is expected to upgrade 31.4 kilometres of sealed road and sealing 25.4 kilometres of unsealed road.


- Improve freight access

- Improved road safety

- Reduced travel times for all road users


The Australian Government has committed $22.96 million towards this project.


Early works (vegetation clearing, site preparation) commenced in August 2022, and main construction is expected to commence in early 2023 and be completed by mid-2024.

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Project details last updated: 21/09/2022