Accelerated funding has been allocated through the following Road Stimulus Packages to increase investment in roads and transport infrastructure as part of The Queensland Economic Recovery Strategy.
Carnarvon Highway Intersection Upgrades
The Roads of Strategic Importance (ROSI) initiative will deliver targeted upgrades to the Carnarvon Highway and surrounding roads.
- Improves safety
- Improves network efficiency
- Contributes to economy
- Contributes to regional growth
- Improved intersection turn treatments.
- Improvements to the approaches to the Carnarvon Highway.
These projects are jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland governments on an 80:20 basis.
- Total investment
- $8.2 million
- Australian Government
- $6.56 million
- Queensland Government
- $1.64 million
Construction at both intersections started on 27 January 2021. It is expected that construction will be completed by June 2021, weather and conditions permitting.