|Funding Program:||Roads of Strategic Importance
|Expected Start/Finish:||Mid 2019 - Mid 2021
|Estimated Project Cost:||$8,900,000
|Australian Government Contribution:||$8,900,000
|Local Council/Shire:||Coomalie Community Government Council,Katherine Town Council,City of Palmerston
Upgrades to roads on the Alice Springs to Darwin road corridor involving strengthening and widening, and resurfacing works. Early works cover various sections of the Stuart Highway, Berrimah Road and Tiger Brennan Drive.
• Improved freight efficiency, connectivity and travel time.
• Improved road safety.
• Improved economic productivity.
• Improved flood immunity.
• Reduced road repair and maintenance costs.
Works are funded under the Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative. The Australian Government will contribute $8.9 million to the project.
The project commenced in mid 2019 and construction reached practical completion in mid 2021.
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Project details last updated: 5/08/2021