Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts

Floraville Road - culvert replacement

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2020 - Mid 2020
Estimated Project Cost:$1,500,000
Australian Government Contribution:$1,200,000
Local Council/Shire:Burke Shire Council

Project Description

This project will replace two failed culverts on Florvaille Road near Burketown in Burke Shire.


The project will deliver the following benefits:

  • improved travel reliability by increasing flood immunity
  • improved reliability and efficiency of freight movements, and
  • reduced whole-of-life asset management costs, and
  • maintaining access to essential services for local communities.


The Australian Government has committed $1.2 million towards this $1.5 million project.


Construction commenced in July 2020 and was completed at the end of August 2020.

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Project details last updated: 3/11/2020