|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2019 - Mid 2028
|Estimated Project Cost:||$50,000,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$40,000,000
Upgrade roads infrastructure on and around the Northern Territory section of the Newman to Katherine 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 $110 million towards the Newman to Katherine Corridor, of which $70 million has been committed to Western Australia and $40 million to the Northern Territory.
Construction on the corridor commenced in mid 2019. Upgrades to the corridor will continue on a rolling basis.
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Project details last updated: 31/10/2022