Kennedy Developmental Road—Winton–Boulia widening project: Package 2
We are widening about 5km of the Kennedy Developmental Road in central west Queensland.
The Kennedy Developmental Road forms part of the Outback Way, a 2800km route between Winton in Queensland and Laverton in Western Australia via Alice Springs and the Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park in the Northern Territory.
Construction started in April 2020 with completion expected in mid-2021, weather permitting.
- Improves safety
- Reduces maintenance
- Increases capacity
- Improves network efficiency
- Widening about 5km of the Kennedy Developmental Road between Winton and Boulia to a 6m-wide sealed road.
- Total investment
- $4.825 million
- Australian Government
- $3.86 million
- Queensland Government
This project follows the completion of an additional 17km in widening works delivered to the Kennedy Developmental Road in early April 2020.
Find out more about the the broader Outback Way Program.