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Toowoomba to Seymour – New South Wales - Purlewaugh Road Upgrade

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Late 2021 - Mid 2022
Estimated Project Cost:$3,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$2,400,000
Local Council/Shire:Warrumbungle Shire Council

Project Description

This project involves upgrading approximately 10 kilometres of Purlewaugh Road, and the provision of a safer east west connection between Coonabarabran and Quirindi.


  • improved road safety for all road users;
  • improved efficiency and network reliability; and
  • improved accessibility and connectivity of road networks.



The Australian Government has committed $2.4 million to this project.


The project is expected to commence late 2021, and be completed mid 2022.

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Project details last updated: 17/05/2021