Works involve pavement widening and sealing on various sections of the Diamantina Developmental Road (Charleville – Quilpie) between 69.59km to 180.5km west of Charleville.
Balonne Highway (Bollon - Cunnamulla) – Bollon West Flood Levee, improve drainage
Works involve constructing a levee bank across the Balonne Highway on the western side of Bollon.
The works have been delivered through the Regional Economic Enabling Fund (REEF), a package of works delivering targeted upgrades to many roads across regional Queensland in response to COVID-19.
- Improves safety
- Improves network efficiency
- Improves flood immunity
- Contributes to economy
- Contributes to regional growth
- Construction of a levee bank across the Balonne Highway on the western side of Bollon.
- Raised the side roads to match the Balonne Highway on the western side of Bollon.
This project is jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland governments on an 80:20 basis.
- Total investment
- $1.8 million
- Australian Government
- $1.44 million
- Queensland Government
Construction started on 27 April 2021 and was completed on 16 June 2021, weather and conditions permitting.