Rockleigh - North Mackay Road, Oasis Drive to Glenpark Street, strengthen pavement
The project strengthened and resurfaced a section of Rockleigh-North Mackay Road (known locally as Sams Road), to provide a safer, smoother and more efficient road network.
Rockleigh-North Mackay Road is a state-controlled multi combination vehicle route that provides access to Mackay Harbour and serves as an access route to numerous residential properties.
A safe and efficient roadway is essential for all motorists and better supports major industries including, tourism, resources and agriculture.
- Improves safety
- Improves network efficiency
- Contributes to economy
- Reduces maintenance
- Improves ride quality
- Contributes to regional growth
- New road surface to improve ride comfort.
- Upgraded line marking to improve delineation.
- Improved signage to advise road users.
The Australian and Queensland governments are partners in the delivery of the $415 million jointly funded Road Stimulus Package to provide shovel-ready infrastructure projects and urgent road safety upgrades. Investment ID: 1695470
- Total investment
- $5 million
- Australian Government
- $4 million
- Queensland Government
- $1 million
Current statusConstruction on the project started in late-2021 and was completed in March 2022.