Bruce Highway—Collingvale dual overtaking lanes

New northbound and southbound overtaking lanes have been completed on the Bruce Highway between Proserpine and Bowen near Collingvale Road.

The 2 overtaking lanes were constructed at Collingvale Road, 16km north of Proserpine. This project included widening, drainage works, rehabilitation of the existing road and an upgrade to a nearby truck-stopping bay.

Benefits

  • Improves safety
  • Increases capacity
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Increases traffic flow
  • Improves flood immunity
  • Contributes to regional growth
  • Better road access

Key features

  • Dual overtaking lanes, north and southbound
  • An upgrade of the truck stop.

Funding

Investment ID 11650

Total investment
$12.57 million
Australian Government
$12.57 million

Current status

Construction was completed in June 2021.