Fitzroy Developmental Road (Bauhinia - Duaringa), progressive sealing

This project will improve safety and all-weather access by widening and sealing a critical section of the Fitzroy Developmental Road.

The department will seal and widen about 6.45km of the road as well as improve drainage, realign a section of the road and install new signage.

The section of road between Bauhinia and Duaringa is 103km long, 76km sealed and 27km unsealed, and is the key connection route for local communities.

Benefits

  • Improves safety
  • Improves network efficiency
  • Accessibility
  • Reduces travel time
  • Contributes to regional growth
  • Reduces maintenance
  • Contributes to economy

Key features

  • Widen and seal approximately 6.45km of gravel road.
  • Improves safety.
  • Improves wet weather access.

Funding

The project is funded by the Queensland Government's Road Stimulus Package. Investment ID: 1645656

Total investment
$6 million
Queensland Government
$6 million

Current status

Construction is underway about 19km north of Bauhinia with completion expected in late 2021.

Fitzroy Developmental Road (Bauhinia - Duaringa), progressive sealing location map

Location indicated on a map of the Fitzroy Developmental Road (Bauhinia - Duaringa), progressive sealing project.