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

Regional Road Network Package

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Mid 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$52,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$41,600,000
Local Council/Shire:District Council of Ceduna,Regional Council of Goyder,District Council of Grant,District Council of Kimba,Light Regional Council,Rural City of Murray Bridge,Naracoorte Lucindale Council,District Council of Peterborough,Corporation of the City of Port Augusta,District Council of Streaky Bay,Wattle Range Council,Kingston City Council,Wudinna District Council

Project Description

This project will target pavement treatments, shoulder sealing, and safety enhancements to benefit the freight industry and regional communities across South Australia. Corridors include Stuart Highway in the far north, Yorke Highway in the mid north and the Dukes and Riddoch Highways in the south east.


Benefits include:

  • Improved road safety for all road users
  • Improved connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets


The Australian Government is providing $41.6 million and the South Australian Government is providing $10.4 million towards this $52.0 million project.


Construction commenced in Oct 2020 and is expected to finish in mid 2022.

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Project details last updated: 22/04/2021