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Exmouth Roads Package - Minilya-Exmouth Road Widening

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2020 - Late 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$14,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$11,200,000
Local Council/Shire:Shire of Carnarvon,Shire of Exmouth

Project Description

This project will undertake seal widening of two sections:

  • Section 1: 19 km section from North West Coastal Hwy Highway to the Lyndon River (0 to 25 SLK)
  • Section 2: 18 km section south of Learmonth (113 to 131 SLK)


  • Improve road safety for all road users
  • Improve efficiency and network reliability
  • Improve connectivity between people with jobs and services, and goods with markets


The Australian Government has committed $11.2 million towards the $14.0 million project.


Construction is expected to start in late 2020 and be completed in late 2021.

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Project details last updated: 12/10/2020