Far North Queensland District

19 Projects in Far North Queensland District

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  1. Bruce Highway (Ingham – Innisfail), Smiths Gap, construct southbound overtaking lane and fauna overpass

    The Department of Transport and Main Roads is progressing a project to build a southbound overtaking lane at Smiths Gap on the Bruce Highway. The project will include the construction of a fauna...

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  2. Bruce Highway (Innisfail - Cairns), Innisfail Bypass, plan and preserve corridor

    A planning study is currently being undertaken to identify and preserve a corridor for a future bypass of Innisfail...

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  3. Bruce Highway (Innisfail – Cairns) and Munro street (Babinda) intersection upgrade

    We are progressing a project to upgrade the intersection of the Bruce Highway and Munro Street at Babinda...

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  4. Bruce Highway, Cairns Southern Access Corridor (Stage 3), Edmonton to Gordonvale

    A 10.5km upgrade and duplication of the Bruce Highway between Edmonton and Gordonvale is being delivered. The project is Stage 3 of the Cairns Bruce Highway Upgrade Master Plan released in 2010...

    John Davies Bridge, Bruce Highway, between Edmonton to Gordonvale
  5. Bruce Highway, Cairns Southern Access Corridor (Stage 5), Foster Road upgrade intersection

    Planning for the Bruce Highway, Cairns Southern Access Corridor, (Stage 5) Foster Road upgrade intersection project will assess and recommend options to upgrade this intersection...

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  6. Cairns Bruce Highway Upgrade master plan

    The Cairns Bruce Highway Upgrade master plan was released in 2010. It was the result of a planning study that investigated long term, multi-modal transport planning options to address the impacts of...

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  7. Cairns Southern Access Cycleway, construct cycleway

    We are reinvesting project savings to deliver a new off-road cycleway adjacent to the Bruce Highway consistent with the Cairns Bruce Highway Upgrade Masterplan...

    Cairns Southern Access Cycleway
  8. Cairns Transit Network

    We have commenced planning for a new transit network for Cairns. This planning includes building a network to deliver dedicated public transport spines that will connect the length and breadth of...

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  9. Cairns Transport Study, planning

    The Cairns Transport Study will develop a strategy for the Cairns transport network that supports sustainable, efficient, equitable and affordable transport outcomes consistent with economic, social...

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  10. Cairns Western Arterial Road, Redlynch Connector Road to Captain Cook Highway, duplication

    The department is undertaking a $300 million project is being undertaken to duplicate the Cairns Western Arterial Road between Redlynch Connector Road and Captain Cook Highway...

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  11. Cairns to Northern Tablelands Access Strategy

    We are undertaking a $1.25 million planning study to look at improving the capacity and efficiency of transport routes between Cairns and the Northern Tablelands...

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  12. Cape York Region Package Stage 2

    Cape York Regional Package Stage 2 is a $237.5 million program of works to deliver road infrastructure upgrades on Cape York Peninsula between 2019-2020 and 2023-2024...

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  13. Captain Cook Highway, Cairns CBD to Smithfield, Upgrade

    We are progressing the planning for a $359 million program of road upgrades on Captain Cook Highway between Cairns and Smithfield...

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  14. Gillies Range Road, various locations, improve safety

    The department is delivering an $19.341 million program of upgrades on 4 sections of Gillies Range Road between Gordonvale and Atherton to enhance safety...

    The starting point of the road is the township of Gordonvale in the north, continuing to the township of Yungaburra, located two-thirds of way along the route, to the end destination of the township of Atherton in the south. Near Yungaburra, there are safety improvement works in progress for the final segment of the Gillies Range Road with additional directional signage pointing to Cairns and Mareeba.
  15. Gulf Developmental Road (Croydon - Mount Garnet), strengthen and widen pavement

    Widening these single-lane sections to full-width 2 lanes will improve safety, capacity and efficiency on the Gulf Developmental Road...

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  16. Kennedy Highway (Cairns - Mareeba), Barron River bridge upgrade, planning

    The Barron River bridge planning project will investigate long-term solutions for the bridge near Kuranda...

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  17. Kennedy Highway (Cairns - Mareeba), Kuranda Range, Intelligent Transport System

    Installation of additional Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) treatments on Kuranda Range Road has been completed...

  18. Mareeba – Dimbulah Road, Mareeba Heavy Vehicle Bypass, planning

    This project will complete planning for the southern section of the Mareeba Bypass and review the alignment of the northern section...

    Vehicles travelling along Mareeba–Dimbulah Road locally known as Byrnes Street
  19. Yorkeys Knob—boat ramp

    We are constructing a new recreational boat launching facility at Yorkeys Knob...

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