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Cockburn to Burra

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:TBC - TBC
Estimated Project Cost:$62,500,000
Australian Government Contribution:$50,000,000
State:SA

Project Description

The corridor follows the Barrier Highway from Burra to Cockburn. The key arterial road that connects to the corridor is the Goyder Highway. The main pinch points are between Burra and East of Orroroo.  The project will widen, strengthen and realign various sections along the corridor.

Benefits

Targeted upgrades will increase access for higher efficiency heavy vehicles, leading to an overall increase in the efficiency of the corridor in line with the ROSI objectives. Key industries that will benefit from an upgrade to this corridor include, grain, fuel and livestock.

Funding

The Australian Government is providing up to $50 million to this project.

Timetable

A construction timetable is currently being determined in consultation with the South Australian Government.

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Project details last updated: 12/11/2019