Works involve pavement widening and sealing between 81.71km and 84.99km east of St George.
Diamantina Developmental Road (Charleville - Quilpie), widen and seal
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.
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 on various sections to 8m.
- Improved overtaking opportunities.
These projects are jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland governments on an 80:20 basis. Investment ID 1693109, 1691831.
- Total investment
- $6.65 million
- Australian Government
- $5.32 million
- Queensland Government
- $1.33 million
Site 1 - Construction started on 12 April 2021 and was completed in mid-July 2021.
Site 2 - Construction started on 19 July 2021 and is expected to be completed in November 2021, weather and conditions permitting.