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Barkly Hwy - Safety improvements

Funding Program:Investment Road and Rail Program
Status:Under construction
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2021 - Late 2021
Estimated Project Cost:$4,900,000
Australian Government Contribution:$3,920,000
Corridor:Brisbane - Darwin

Project Description

The package will deliver various safety improvement works on the Barkly Highway.


  • Improved road safety for all road users
  • Improved accessibility and connectivity of road networks


The Australian Government committed $3.9 million towards this $4.9 million project, in partnership with the Northern Territory Government.


Construction on the project started in early 2021 with construction to be completed by late 2021.

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Project details last updated: 20/09/2021