Kin Kin Road - widening upgrade at Kin Kin range

Detailed design is progressing for a $6 million road widening upgrade project to improve safety on Kin Kin Road (locally known as Pomona-Kin Kin Road), through Kin Kin range.

Road widening works are planned for approximately 800m of Kin Kin Road, through Kin Kin range. Works will take place on the section from Turnbull Road to just north of Williams Road, adjacent to a section of the road that was widened in 2012. This $6 million project is jointly funded by the Australian and Queensland governments as part of the Road Safety Program.

Benefits

  • Improves safety
  • Reduces maintenance
  • Improves ride quality

Key features

  • Excavation of the embankment on the western side of the road
  • Road widening of approximately 800m of Kin Kin Road between Williams Road and Turnbull Road, Kin Kin
  • Constructing new table drains
  • Lengthening/replacing existing culverts
  • Signage installation
  • Linemarking

Funding

This $6 million project is part of the Australian and Queensland governments' Road Safety Program to improve safety on priority roads across Queensland. Investment ID 1977965

Total investment
$6 million
Australian Government
$4.8 million
Queensland Government
$1.2 million

Current status

Detailed design for road widening upgrade works on approximately 800m of Kin Kin Road, from Turnbull Road to just north of Williams Road, Kin Kin is progressing.

Project map

Project map showing the location of road widening