|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2019 - Mid 2028
|Estimated Project Cost:||$87,500,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$70,000,000
Upgrade roads infrastructure on and around the Northern Territory section of the Tennant Creek to Townsville 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 $270 million towards the Tennant Creek to Townsville Corridor, of which $200 million has been committed to Queensland and $70 million to the Northern Territory.
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Project details last updated: 24/04/2020