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 (Mungindi – St George), widen and seal
Works involve pavement widening and sealing between 81.71km and 84.99km east of St George.
The works will be delivered through the Regional Economic Enabling Fund (REEF), a package of works that will deliver targeted upgrades to many roads across regional Queensland in response to COVID-19.
- Improves safety
- Improves network efficiency
- Contributes to economy
- Contributes to regional growth
- Pavement widening and sealing of a 3km section of the highway about 33km east of St George.
The project is jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland governments on an 80:20 basis.
Investment ID 1693206.
- Total investment
- $4.5 million
- Australian Government
- $3.6 million
- Queensland Government
- $0.9 million
Current statusConstruction started on 10 May 2021 and is expected to be completed in July 2021, weather and conditions permitting.
Carnarvon Highway (Mungindi – St George) – widen and seal project map