The Queensland Government is calling for a federal funding boost for the Bruce Highway, to improve road safety and support regional jobs.
Design work is underway to improve the Bruce Highway's flood immunity as part of the $103 million Saltwater Creek Upgrade project, in
Over $2 billion in upgrades to the Bruce Highway and M1 Pacific Motorway have been added to the Infrastructure Priority List.
Bruce Highway upgrades, funding for the final stage of the ring road and major port and rail investments have contributed to the Queensland Government’s record infrastructure budget for the Townsville region.
Work has begun on the $22.1 million Bruce Highway safety upgrade between Townsville and Ingham, with construction now underway at Bluewater.