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Sealing the Tanami Road from chainage 261km to Yuendumu

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:Completed
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Mid 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$11,351,000
Australian Government Contribution:$9,082,000
State:NT

Project Description

Seal the Tanami Road from chainage 261km to the community of Yuendumu.

Benefits

  • Improved connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets.
  • Improved road safety.
  • Improved freight efficiency, connectivity and travel time.
  • Improved economic productivity.
  • Improved flood immunity.

Funding

The Australian Government has committed $9.1 million to this project. The project is funded under the Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative (Northern Territory section of the Alice Springs to Halls Creek Corridor).

Timetable

Construction started in late 2020 and was completed in mid 2021.

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Project details last updated: 5/08/2021