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

Carnarvon Highway and Arcadia Valley Road Intersection Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Mid 2021 - Early 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$925,000
Australian Government Contribution:$740,000
Local Council/Shire:Maranoa Regional Council

Project Description

This project will upgrade the intersection of the Carnarvon Highway and Arcadia Valley Road. Upgrades will include lane and shoulder widening and improved intersection approach geometry to accommodate heavy vehicles. New road furniture will also be installed. 


  • Improved safety by upgrading road and intersection width
  • Improved freight connectivity
  • Increased resilience of infrastructure
  • Improved reliability and efficiency of freight movements


The Australian Government has committed $740,000 million to this project.


The project commenced in mid 2021 and was completed January 2022.

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Project details last updated: 12/04/2022