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

Alice Springs to Halls Creek Corridor Upgrade - Scoping and Investigations

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2021 - Mid 2026
Estimated Project Cost:$4,100,000
Australian Government Contribution:$3,280,000

Project Description

This project involves scoping and investigation works for upgrades on the Alice Springs to Halls Creek Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) corridor, including design, resource and geotechnical investigations, clearances and other preparatory works for future projects on the corridor.

The scoping and investigation works will inform the delivery of future projects on the Alice Springs to Halls Creek ROSI corridor.


This project will inform the delivery of future projects on the Alice Springs to Halls Creek ROSI corridor providing preparation and an evidence base for the following benefits:

  • Improved transport efficiency and connectivity
  • Improved accessibility and social equity
  • Improved road safety


The Australian Government will contribute $3.3 million towards this $4.1 million project.


Scoping and investigation activities started in January 2021 and are expected to be completed by mid 2026.

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Project details last updated: 25/10/2022