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

Toowoomba to Seymour – New South Wales - Upgrades to Hargraves Lane and Federation Street

Funding Program:Roads of Strategic Importance
Status:In planning
Transport Mode:Road
Expected Start/Finish:Early 2024 - Late 2025
Estimated Project Cost:$40,000,000
Australian Government Contribution:$32,000,000
Local Council/Shire:Gilgandra Council

Project Description

This project involves upgrades to the intersections of Hargraves Lane and Federation Street to the Newell, Oxley and Castlereagh Highways in Gilgandra. It will enhance connectivity between Inland Rail and the Newell Highway, as well as enhancing the liveability and function of Gilgandra by diverting heavy vehicles away from the town centre.


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


Australian Government funding contribution: $32.0 million

New South Wales Government funding contribution: $8.0 million

Total Funding: $40.0 million



This project is expected to start construction in early 2024 and be finished construction by late 2025.


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Project details last updated: 17/05/2021